News for England North – 1 November 2015

| October 30, 2015

We start with another reminder of a digital radio user guidelines session to be staged on by the UKFM Group (Western) on 7 November. The meeting will take place at the Warrington ARC and will include user-friendly advice and hands-on equipment, plus a question and answer session. For more information, or to reserve a place, contact Paul Carter, G7ODJ, on 07847 094 805 or email

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is having a demonstration of Worked All Britain by Geoff Darby, G7GJU. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having a natter and practical night. Contact John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Monday Wearside Electronics and Amateur Radio Society is having a beef dip night at the Scout headquarters, Crow Lane, Herrington SR33TE. For details, email

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is having a bring-and-tell evening. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is having a PSK digital evening with Evan, M0TJU and Tom, M0DCG. More information from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club is having a talk about the club portable operation from Holy Island in the IOTA contest. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is having a talk by G3XYF on his trip to Paris. Contact Gordon MacNaught, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having a 70cm activity evening. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a talk on radio astronomy by Professor Clive Tadhunter of the Sheffield University Department of Physics and Astronomy. More information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has an open net on Wednesday on 145.400MHz from 7.30pm. Thursday sees a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Contact Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding training classes and a general chinwag. More information from Mark, G0GFG, on 01388 747 497.

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

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a talk on fire safety in the shack. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is holding a general discussion evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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