News for England North – 11 September 2016

| September 9, 2016

Furness Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the Tour de Furness today. On Wednesday there are presentations of HPSSC and Barrow. Details from Chris, M0KPW, via email to

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air on Monday, plus preparing for the rally and continuing the Intermediate course. On Saturday it’s the Fog on the Tyne Rally. Sunday sees the Great Northern Hamfest. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Halifax and District ARS is holding its AGM on Tuesday from 7.30pm at Southgate Methodist Church Christian Centre, Elland. Wednesday sees the club net from 7pm on 145.400MHz, and Thursday sees a net in conjunction with West Yorkshire RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. For more information contact Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is holding a social evening. For details, send an email to

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is having a talk by M0GWF on a G5RV modification. For details, email

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

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

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Hambleton Northallerton Amateur Radio Society is holding an operating night. Details from Tony, G3MAE, on 01609 881 530.

On Wednesday Newsham Amateur Radio Training Centre is holding Foundation training. Details from John, 2E0DCV, on 01912 371 729.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a training and social night. 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 Colburn and Richmondshire District Amateur Radio Society meet on air, using GB3IR, 7.30pm. Contact Colin Lyne, on 01748 876 391.

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 radio etiquette by Dave, G0BJK. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Thursday Stockport Radio Society has its club net from 7.30pm on ±145.375MHz. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a radio magazines evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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