News for England North – 9 October 2016

| October 7, 2016

We start with an advance announcement by Humber Fortress DX ARC that they will be running an Advanced course open to all starting on 7 November at Cottingham Road Baptist Church, Hull and leading to an exam on 15 May 2017. For more details contact Bob Lane, M0RWL, via email to

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air on Monday. Saturday sees a JOTA station at The House on the Hill at West Denton, Newcastle upon Tyne. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Denby Dale Radio Club is having a night on the air on Wednesday. Next Saturday and Sunday sees activities for JOTA. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Furness Amateur Radio Society is having a talk by M0TEB on Wednesday on wide-banding transceivers. Next Saturday and Sunday sees a JOTA station at St Perrans, Barrow. More information from Chris, M0KPW, via email to

Stockport Radio Society has its net on Thursday from 7.30pm on 145.375MHz. Next Saturday and Sunday sees a JOTA station at Linnets Clough. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a talk on verticals inland and by the sea by Mark, M0UFC. For details, send an email to

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is having a talk on Number Stations by M0TXX. For details, email

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having part two of the talk Basic Electronics by Jess, M0ZEL. Contact David, G6DCT, via email to

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

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

On Wednesday Blyth Radio Club has Foundation training. Contact John, 2E0DCV, on 0191 237 1729.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is holding a training and social night. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday Colburn and Richmondshire District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk by Chris Kirby, G4FZN, on repeater technology, with particular reference to GB3IR. 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 weather by Peter, G3XGE. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

On Friday Scarborough Amateur Radio Society starts its three day special event station for Pickering War Weekend. Contact Jeremy Powell, M0JLP, on 0788 905 1696.

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