News for England North – 17 May 2015

| May 15, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB 7MHz Contest from 1000 to 1400 GMT today. Wednesday sees an introduction to Arduino by Andrew Mallinson and on Thursday it’s the 80m CC CW. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227

Mexborough and District Amateur Radio Society is running Foundation and Intermediate classes 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 80m CC CW contest. Thursday sees a construction technical night plus CW tuition and data modes. Contact Paul, M0PJA, on 07890 626 684.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is having a hands-on demo of RAYNET with cross banding by North West Durham RAYNET Deputy Controller, Geoff Darby G7GJU. All are welcome. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a presentation on the Robert Hart Construction Awards. Details from David, G6DCT, via email to

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding a fox hunt. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society has its annual dinner. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Otley Amateur Radio Society continues its Foundation course practical training and is having a technical talk by G3UNA. Contact David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is having a talk on HF air traffic control by Evan, M0TJU. Details from Heather Stanley, on 07506 904 422.

On Wednesday Halifax and 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 a talk on a visit to Yellowstone, USA. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, 01377 240 573.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is holding an antenna forum. Details from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club continues its Intermediate course. 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 Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a radio magazines evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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