News for England North – 5 July 2015

| July 3, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB 144MHz QRP Contest on Sunday from 10.00 to 14.00 GMT. On Monday it’s the 80m CC CW. Tuesday sees a demonstration station at Thwaite Mill for the WWII Day. The club net is on Wednesday from 7.30pm on ±145.575MHz. Next Sunday there’s a demonstration station at Shelley Gala. More information from Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Mexborough and District Amateur Radio Society is having a contest weekend debrief on Tuesday. Friday sees an on the air night. Contact Darrell, G0FUO, on 07887 423 221.

Stockport Radio Society is having a talk on Repeaters on Tuesday with Dave and Kath Wilson. Saturday sees the Stockport Radio Society Rally at Walthew House. Contact Heather Stanley, on 07506 904 422.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has an open net on 145.400MHz from 7.30pm pm Wednesday. Thursday sees a net in association with the West Yorkshire branch of RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is having a visit by David Stansfield to talk about JOTA. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

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 natter night and operating the club station. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Otley Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 2m UKAC and having a club night. Details from David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is holding the G3GBH Cup quiz. 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 South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is reviewing its construction project. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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