News for England North – 10 May 2015

| May 8, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society is having a portable operating evening on Tuesday. Wednesday sees an open net on 145.400MHz from 7.30pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Mexborough and District Amateur Radio Society has construction nights on Tuesday and Friday. Contact Darrell, G0FUO, on 07887 423 221.

Worksop Amateur Radio Society is having a club night on Tuesday and taking part in the UKAC, along with CW operation. On Thursday there’s construction of a 70cm handheld antenna. Details from Paul, M0PJA, on 07890 626 684.

Denby Dale Radio has a club net from 7.30pm on 145.575MHz and is taking part in the 80m CC CW. Next Sunday it’s the WAB 7MHz Contest from 1000 to 1400 GMT. Contact Brian G0BFJ for details Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club will be taking part in Mills On The Air today from the Killhope, North of England Lead Mining Museum, near Cowshill, Upper Weardale, Co. Durham DL13 1AR, using whatever bands that are working. Contact Mark, G0GFG, on 01388 747 497.

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a show and tell evening. For details, email

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a shack night operating M0RCU. Contact David, G6DCT, via email to

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having a practical evening. 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 Otley Amateur Radio Society is preparing for the Foundation exam. Details from David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is conducting various activities and watching a DVD. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

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 Stockport Radio Society is holding a club net. Details from Heather Stanley, on 07506 904 422.

On Friday East Cleveland ARC is having a night on the air. Contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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