News for England North – 12 April 2015

| April 10, 2015

Wearside Electronics Amateur Radio Society is pleased to announce they have won the large club of the Year Award for Region 4. The club is now taking names for Full, Intermediate and Foundation courses. They meet on a Monday evening at the Scout Headquarters, Crow Lane, Sunderland SR31TE from 7 to 10pm, More details can be found on under the club callsign G0BNK.

We start now with news from clubs that have several events this week. Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is at the Norbreck Amateur Radio, Electronics and Computing Exhibition at Blackpool today. Monday sees a talk on Echolink by Rob Mullen. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB DATA contest from 1200 – 2200 GMT today. On Wednesday there’s a vintage radio evening plus the 80m CC SSB. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Fleetwood Radio Enthusiasts Group is at the NARSA rally today. On Tuesday there’s a show and tell night. Contact John Earnshaw, M0JFE, on 07940 815 659.

Stockport Radio Society is at the NARSA rally today. Thursday sees a club net, chaired by Nigel, M6YKK. Heather Stanley, 07506 904422,

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Bolton Wireless Club has a club meeting. For details, send an email to

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is operating M0RCU. Details from David, G6DCT, via email to

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

On Wednesday Halifax & District Amateur Radio Society is holding an open net on 145.400MHz from 7.30pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

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

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society has a general knowledge quiz with prizes, presented by James, M6IOU. Details from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is having a talk on Echolink and how to access nodes and connect to Echolink enabled repeaters. Contact Mark, G0GFG, on 01388 747 497.

On Thursday Ripon & 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 by Ron, G3SVW on the travels of the South Manchester Club. The club will be changing venue from the meeting on the 23rd. The new venue is Woodheys Club, 299 Washway Road, Sale M33 4EE. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a bring in something interesting evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Wakefield & District Radio Society is having a natter night. Contact Darryl, M0LDI, on 07910 208 619.

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