News for England North – 14 June 2015

| June 12, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in International Museums weekend today and tomorrow, operating GB2NCM from the National Coal Mining Museum. Wednesday sees an introduction to astrophotography by Neil Bintcliffe. On Thursday it’s the RSGB 80m UKCC. Next Sunday sees the WAB 50MHz Contest from 1000 to 1500 GMT. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on the Raspberry Pi on Monday at 7.30 by Martin Gregson. All are welcome. Next Saturday and Sunday sees activities from 10am to 4pm at Segedunum Roman Fort for International Museums Weekend. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding its 70th birthday party on Monday. Saturday sees a coast station event. Details from John E Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

Mexborough & District Amateur Radio Society is preparing for International Museums weekend on Tuesday. Activities for the weekend commence on Friday. Contact Darrell, G0FUO, on 07887 423 221.

Stockport Radio Society is having a talk on car radios and asynchronous vibrators on Tuesday by John, 2E0GCX. The second and final Foundation weekend commences on Saturday. Contact Heather Stanley, on 07506 904 422.

Worksop Amateur Radio Society is having a club night on Tuesday and taking part in the UKAC alongside CW operation. Thursday sees a technical construction evening plus CW tuition and datamodes operation. Contact Paul, M0PJA, on 07890 626 684.

East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club having a radio magazines evening on Wednesday and a radio components catalogues evening on Friday. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

Sheffield & District Wireless Society is having a quiz night on Wednesday. Sunday sees the club stall at LAMFEST rally. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Details from David, G6DCT, via email to

On Monday Wearside Electronics and Amateur Radio Society is continuing with its courses and is on the air from 7pm. Details are online at

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society Grand is having a surplus equipment sale. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Otley Amateur Radio Society is having a technical talk by G3UNA. Contact David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

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 holding a committee meeting. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

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 an antenna and propagation clinic with Ron, G3SVW. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Saturday Chorley & District Amateur Radio Society is taking part in Museums on the Air from Astley Hall, Chorley from 10am to 4pm. Contact Sammi, M6SXI, via email to

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