News for England North – 23 October 2016

| October 21, 2016

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. On Sunday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is at the Galashiels Rally today. On Monday the club is on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Furness Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting on Monday. On Wednesday there’s a session on building two element 6m Yagi by M0KPW and G0HIK. Details from Chris, M0KPW, via email to

Stockport Radio Society has a skills night on Tuesday. Next Saturday and Sunday the Peak Contest Group is taking part in the CQ WW SSB 48 hour contest. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Denby Dale Radio Club is having a night on the air on Wednesday and taking part in the CQ WW SSB contest next Saturday and Sunday from Farnley Tyres. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 07974 423 227.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a talk on detecting meteors with radio by Evan, M0TJU. For details, send an email to

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is watching a film on Second World War ham radio. For details, email

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is planning for CQ WW. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

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

On Wednesday Blyth Radio Club is having a club night. Details from John, 2E0DCV, on 0191 237 1729.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is holding a technical evening. 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 is having a club night and training classes. 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 mini lectures by members. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

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