News for England North – 27 September 2015

| September 25, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on aerobatics by G0AZQ on Monday. On Tuesday it’s the 80m Club Sprint, and Wednesday sees preparations for the HARC Rally. The Hornsea Rally takes place next Sunday. More details from Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has its technical forum on Monday. On Thursday there’s a survey of members’ aerials with Ron, G3SVW. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

Denby Dale Radio Club is holding a real ale night on Wednesday from 8pm at the Star Inn, Lockwood. Next Saturday and Sunday the club takes part in the WAB HF Contest. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has an open net on Wednesday on 145.400MHz, commencing at 7.30pm. 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 on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a talk on astronomical imaging from Lancashire by David Ratledge of Bolton Astronomical Society. For details, send an email to

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding its construction contest. More information from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Monday Wearside Electronics and Amateur Radio Society continues its foundation and intermediate course and are on the air from the Scout Headquarters, Crow Lane, Herrington. For more information, send an email to

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is holding its grand surplus sale. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having an HF activity night. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Thursday Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. Details from David Cutter, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

On Friday Mexborough and District Amateur Radio Society is holding an Advanced class. Contact Darrell, G0FUO, on 07887 423 221.

On Saturday Chorley and District Amateur Radio Society is taking part in Bunkers on the Air from Brindle Bunker, Chorley. More information from Sammi, M6SXI, via email to

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