News for England North – 15 June 2014

| June 13, 2014

On Sunday 15 June Chorley and District Amateur Radio Society is putting GB0AH on the air from Astley Hall. Details from Mark, G1PIE, by e-mail to

On Sunday Warrington Amateur Radio Club is holding a Solder Sunday session. On Tuesday, George, G0RLF is talking about how the club has been involved with the Halton Rally. The Grumpy Club meets on Thursday for tea and biscuits and operating on the air. On Saturday and Sunday the club is on the air from Burtonwood Museum. Details from Ken Hatton, G3VBA on 01928 733 234.

On Sunday Workington and District Amateur Radio Club starts the week-long DXpedition to the Summer Isles. Contact Alex Hill, G7KSE, by email to for more information.

On Monday 16 June Hull and District ARS will meet in the new premises at the Maurice Rawling Community Centre in Bean Street, Anlaby Road, Hull. Meetings are held Mondays and Thursdays at 7.30pm. Old and new members are welcome.

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding a practical session on the construction project. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday 17 June Chester and District Radio Society is having the annual dinner. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825 for more information.

On Tuesday Fleetwood Radio Enthusiasts Group is on the air from the boating lake in Dronsfield Road. Details from John Earnshaw, M0JFO on 07940 815 659.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is meeting in Walthew House. Contact Nigel Roscoe, on 07973 312 699 for more information.

On Wednesday 18 June Denby Dale Radio Club is having a talk by Michael on the latest MOTOTRBO radio system. The club is taking part in the SSB leg of the 80m Club Championships on Thursday. On Saturday and Sunday, GB2NCM will be on the air for International Museums Weekend. Also on Sunday the club is taking part in the WAB 50MHz phone contest with G6LD from Cartworth Moor 9am to 3pm. Details from Richard, M0RBG, on 07976 220 126.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is holding a committee meeting. More information on activities from Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV on 01377 240 573.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is making final preparations for VHF Field Day in July. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH on 07884 065 375 for more information.

On Thursday 19 June Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society is having a homebrew club night. More information from David Cutter, G3UNA on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is holding a summer solstice barbecue. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday 20 June East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is on the air. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Mexborough and District Amateur Radio Society is having an International Museums Weekend and charity bike ride equipment check. Contact Darrell, G0FUO, on 07887 423 221 for more details.

On Saturday 21 June Wakefield and District Radio Society is having Terry Clayton, G0TKJ of Diode Communications judge the construction competition. More information from Dave G4CLI on 07748 221 855

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