News for England North – 9 August 2015

| August 7, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Halifax & District Amateur Radio Society is operating /P from Roils Head Playing Fields, Halifax from 6.30pm on Tuesday. Also on Tuesday the Advanced class will meet for a revision session at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Mytholmroyd, though there is no club meeting. The open net on 145.400MHz is from 7.30pm on Wednesday, plus there will be operations from Mount Tabor Methodist Church, Halifax using the callsign GB2MTM as part of Churches on the Air. 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.

Stockport Radio Society has a private meeting for course tutors on Tuesday. Wednesday sees a club net. Contact Heather Stanley, on 07506 904 422.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club has a barbecue from 7pm at The Windmill Hills Community Centre, Gateshead NE8 1QB. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club has a social evening at the Tavern On The Hill. For details, send an email to

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Contact 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 Monday Wearside Electronics and Amateur Radio Society is having a cottage pie night to celebrate the club’s first anniversary. Details are online at

On Tuesday Otley Amateur Radio Society is having a club night and preparing for the club’s 50th Anniversary weekend. Contact David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio has a club net from 7.30pm on ±145.575MHz. Details form Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is holding a fox hunt and taking part in the CW Sprint. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club continues its Foundation training and is having a general rag chew. Contact 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 Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club continues its Advanced course. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

On Saturday Otley Amateur Radio Society is having a technical talk by G3UNA plus a club night. Details from David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

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