News for England North – 12 October 2014

| October 10, 2014

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is running the Hornsea Rally today at Floral Hall. Wednesday sees a washup meeting and DVD. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

Today and next Sunday Warrington Amateur Radio Club is running its regular Solder Sunday. Tuesday sees a report on the RSGB Convention, and there’s the usual club meeting on Thursday. Contact Ken Hatton, G3VBA, on 01928 733 234.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club has a report on RSGB Convention on Monday. From Friday through to Sunday the JOTA station will be on the air from the House on the Hill at West Denton. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society continues its Foundation and Advanced courses on Tuesday. The open net is on Wednesday on 145.400MHz from 7.30pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Wirral and District Amateur Radio Club is taking part in the 432MHz UK Activity Contest on Tuesday. On Wednesday there’s a social at Saughall Hotel. Friday through Sunday see the JOTA station GB2JAM on the air from Bidston Road Scout HQ. Details from Simon, G6XHF, on 0151 601 3269.

Denby Dale Radio Club has its AGM on Wednesday at 8pm in Pie Hall. Friday through Sunday see the JOTA station GB2WYS from Milnsbridge Scouts. Details from Richard, M0RBG, on 07976 220 126.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Fleetwood Radio Enthusiasts Group is meeting at Marine Hall. Contact John Earnshaw, M0JFE, on 07940 815 659.

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

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a talk on getting going on the 630 metre band by G8AGN. More information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club Amateur is having a talk on radio for the disabled by Dave, G0BJK. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

On Saturday Pontefract and District Amateur Radio Society will continue operating GB4SL to mark the forthcoming visit by Apollo 13 Lunar Module pilot Fred Haise. Contact Nigel, G0BPK, by email to

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