News for England North – 5 October 2014

| October 3, 2014

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Today and next Sunday Warrington Amateur Radio Club is running its regular Solder Sunday. Tuesday sees a video about black propaganda followed by a discussion, and there’s the usual club meeting on Thursday. Details from Ken Hatton, G3VBA, on 01928 733 234.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air on Monday and at the RSGB Convention next weekend. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Wirral and District Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the 144MHz UK Activity Contest on Tuesday. On Wednesday there’s a talk at Irby Cricket Club on portable activities and SOTA by Richard Newstead, G3CWI of SOTAbeams. Details from Simon, G6XHF, on 0151 601 3269.

Hornsea Amateur Radio Club Rally is preparing for the rally and CW Sprint on Wednesday. The Hornsea Rally is at Floral Hall on Sunday. Details from Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding a construction, practical and on the air evening. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Monday Wearside Electronics and Amateur Radio Society will be putting G0BNK on the air from 8pm at scout headquarters Crow Lane SR3 3TE. Names are being taken for all three levels of exam training. Contact Ian, G7MFN, by email to

On Tuesday Fleetwood Radio Enthusiasts Group is having a natter at the Strawberry Gardens, FY6 6TF. Contact John Earnshaw, M0JFE, on 07940 815 659.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club has a club net from 7.30pm on ±145.575MHz. Details from Richard, M0RBG, on 07976 220 126.

On Wednesday Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has its club net on 145.400MHz from 7.30pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

On Sunday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is conducting a logistical reorganisation. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a talk on lightwave communications by G8AGN. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

On Saturday Pontefract and District Amateur Radio Society is operating GB4SL to celebrate the forthcoming talk by Fred Haise, the Apollo 13 Lunar Module Pilot. Details from Nigel, G0BPK, by email to

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