News for England North – 28 August 2016

| August 26, 2016

We start with advance news that Humber Fortress DX ARC will be running an Advanced course, starting on 7 November, and leading to an exam on 15 May 2017. Classes will take place at Cottingham Road Baptist Church, Hull. For more information contact Bob Lane, M0RWL via email to

Denby Dale Radio Club is having a real ale night on Wednesday at The Star, Lockwood Road, Huddersfield. Saturday and Sunday sees the club taking part in the RSGB SSB Field Day Contest from Farnley Tyres, plus on Sunday there’s the WAB 144 MHz QRO Contest. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Macclesfield and District Radio Society is activating Bosley Cloud this afternoon, followed by a drink and food in Macclesfield. The club is closed on Monday. For details, email

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is closed. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Furness Amateur Radio Society is holding a social meeting at the Farmers, Newton. Details from Chris, M0KPW, via 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 2m FM net. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Wednesday Newsham Amateur Radio Training Centre is having a radio construction session. Details from John, 2E0DCV, on 01912 371 729.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a meal out. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club is holding training classes and a normal club night. Contact 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 having a talk on aerial erections of the past by Ron, G3SVW. 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.

On Saturday Chester and District Radio Society is taking part in SSB Field Day. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

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