England North News – 16 March 2014

| March 14, 2014

On Sunday 16 March Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB 3.5MHz phone contest as G6LD from Cartworth Moor from 6 to 10pm. On Wednesday it’s the constructors’ competition when club members should bring along anything they have built, with special prizes for smallest, funniest, etc. and a trophy for the best in show. Details from Richard, M0RBG, on 07976 220 126.

On Monday 17 March Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club has a talk and all are welcome. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036 for more details.

On Monday Workington and District Amateur Radio Club is having the presentation Dip into the RSGB Archives. More details from Alex Hill, G7KSE by e-mail at mx0wrc@gmail.com.

On Monday, Warrington Amateur Radio Club is taking part in National Science Week with local school children from St Wilfred’s C of E Primary School going on the air during the day. If any locals hear the children, please call in and give them an extra contact. Look around 145.525MHz as a starting point. On Tuesday there is the first part of a talk by Vincent, M0LCR on an amateur guide to TV. Contact Ken, G3VBA on 01928 733 234 for more details.

On Tuesday 18 March Chester and District Radio Society has a talk by M0PEA on SDR on a USB stick. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Fleetwood Radio Enthusiasts Group have a club evening. John Earnshaw, M0JFE on 07940 815 659 has all the details.

On Tuesday Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has a talk by the Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Please arrive by 7pm for a 7.15 start. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is holding the meeting at Walthew House. More information from Nigel Roscoe on 07973 312 699.

On Tuesday Wirral and District Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the UK Activity Contest on 1296MHz with a social at the Wheatsheaf on Wednesday. Details from Simon, G6XHF on 0151 601 3269.

On Wednesday 19 March Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Wednesday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a talk and live demonstration of datamodes by Peter Day, G3PHO. More information from Peter Day, G3PHO, by email to sarc@g3pho.org.uk.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society has a presentation and discussion on Software Defined led by Bob, G4APV and David, G8EQD. More information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH on 07884 065375.

On Thursday 20 March South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is holding a surplus equipment sale. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday 21 March East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a radio components catalogues evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Mexborough and District Amateur Radio Society is having a vintage radio talk by Allan, M0GVX. More information from Darrell, G0FUO on 07887 423 221.

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