News for England North – 13 March 2016

| March 11, 2016

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the WAB 80m Contest today from 18.00 to 22.00. Tuesday sees a shooting night. The club has had to postpone the surplus sale scheduled for the 16th and it is now a vintage radio evening. The surplus sale will now be on 20 April. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Stockport Radio Society is holding an Intermediate Exam on Monday. Tuesday sees preparation for the NARSA rally with the SRS Blackpool Team. Next Saturday and Sunday the PCG will be taking part in the Russian DX Contest. More information from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Tuesday Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a Foundation exam at the New Ebenezer Church, alongside a normal club meeting. Thursday sees a net in association with West Yorkshire RAFARS from 7pm on 145.350MHz. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a talk on HF propagation by Steve, G0YKA. For details, send an email to

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 talk. Contact John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having an HF/VHF on the air evening. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 01606 553 401.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a talk by Andrew Lambert on designing low power portable silicon chips. Details from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding training classes and a normal club night. 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 is holding a bring-and-tell evening. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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