News for England North – 13 April 2014

| April 11, 2014

We start with news that Hornsea Amateur Radio Club commences an Intermediate course on Thursday 24 April. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, 01377 240 573 for more information.

Now for clubs that have several events this week. Chorley & District Amateur Radio Society is operating GB1LCT today for CASHOTA Monuments month. Wednesday sees a talk by the SOTA group. Contact Mark, G1PIE, via email to

Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB Data contest as G6LD today from Cartworth Moor from noon to 10pm. On Wednesday it’s the 80m CC SSB plus a history of Mills on the Air by Jasmine, G4KFP. Details from Richard, M0RBG, on 07976 220 126.

Warrington Amateur Radio Club is running the usual Solder Sunday from noon today and next Sunday. Tuesday sees a talk on future developments in amateur radio by Paul, G1DVA. On Thursday at 10am there’s an informal meeting, chat, on the air session and lots of tea & biscuits. Contact Ken Hatton, G3VBA, on 01928 733 234.

Wirral & District Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the 23cm UKAC on Tuesday. Wednesday sees a social evening at The Harp Neston. Details from Simon, G6XHF, on 0151 601 3269.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a talk on WAB by Bill, G4CFP. For details, send an email to

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having a construction evening. Details from John E Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Monday Workington & District Amateur Radio Club is having part 2 of the dip into the RSGB archives. Contact Alex Hill, G7KSE, by email to

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society is holding its AGM. Details from Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is having an explanation of computer logging by Peter Ridley, M1PTR. Contact Nigel Roscoe, on 07973 312 699.

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society is taking part in the RSGB 80m Club Contest SSB. More information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

On Wednesday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the RSGB 80m Club Contest SSB. More information from Peter Day, G3PHO, by email to

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is looking at radio repair experiences with Ged, G8RSI. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is holding a technical forum. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

Category: News for England North East, News for England North West