News for England North – 24 July 2016

| July 22, 2016

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is working on its 2m halo project on Monday. Next Saturday and Sunday sees activation of square SD35, Fluke Hall. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

Stockport Radio Society is holding a skills night on Tuesday. Next Saturday and Sunday sees the Peak Contest Group taking part in IOTA. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a social night on Wednesday. Friday to Sunday sees IOTA activities. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

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 Macclesfield and District Radio Society is preparing and packing the equipment for Brandside Field day. For details, email

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on satellite communications. Contact David, G6DCT, via email to

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

On Wednesday Furness Amateur Radio Society is having presentations and demos of HPSSC, Barrow. Contact Chris, M0KPW, via email to

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding training classes and a normal club night. Details from Gail, M3GBB, on 0191 372 0473.

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 discussion on aerial matching methods. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club has a technical forum. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

Next Saturday and Sunday Denby Dale Radio Club is taking part in the RSGB IOTA Contest from Holy Island, or Lindisfarne. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

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