News for England North – 8 February 2015

| February 6, 2015

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Warrington Amateur Radio Club has its solder Sunday today. On Tuesday there’s a book sale with Ken, G3VBA. The Thursday club meets as usual. Contact Ken Hatton, G3VBA, on 01928 733 234.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on the QSL Bureau on Tuesday by Richard Constantine. The open net is on Wednesday on 145.400MHz from 7.30pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is discussing equipment and allocation of resources for rally. The Radioactive Rally takes place next Sunday at Nantwich Civic Hall, CW5 5DG. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

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

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having an introduction to LT Spice with Dave, G4UGM. For details, send an email to

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. More information from David, G6DCT, via email to

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

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Fleetwood Radio Enthusiasts Group is looking at how to build and use a field strength meter. Contact John Earnshaw, M0JFE, on 07940 815 659.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio has its club net from 7.30pm on ±145.575MHz and is taking part in the 80m CC DATA contest. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is having a DVD evening. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

On Wednesday Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is starting a Foundation Course at the Finchale Training College starting 7pm. The contact is believed to be David Barclay, M0BPM, on 01913 888 113.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is running tests on the new Yaesu System Fusion DR-1XE repeater kindly sponsored by LAM Communications. Details from Mark, G0GFG, on 01388 747 497.

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

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a talk on an aviation trip to Japan by Derek, G1AFI. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Thursday Stockport Radio Society is having an on the air night from members’ homes. Details from Heather Stanley, on 07506 904 422.

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

On Friday Wakefield and District Radio Society holding a Foundation exam and continuing the Morse course with Dave, G4CLI and Les, 2E0LAI. Details from Darryl, M0LDI, on 07910 208 619.

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