News for England North – 6 November 2016

| November 4, 2016

The 23cm Yorkshire amateur television repeater GB3YT located in Mirfield, has recently completed its first year of service. The repeater now has analogue as well as the original digital input on 1276MHz, with its output on 1316MHz digital only. Full information and news about the repeater is on website

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is having a Convention report with David Stansfield, G0EVV. All are welcome. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society is putting the shack on the air. For details, email

On Monday Scarborough Amateur Radio Society is meeting at 6:30pm for Morse and a social, followed at 7:30pm with a talk on Amateur Television and the BATA by Clive Reynolds. Contact Jeremy Powell, M0JLP, on 0788 905 1696.

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a club night and Wednesday is a training and social night. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

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

On Tuesday Otley Amateur Radio Society is holding week 7 of Morse training and on Wednesday it’s week 6 of the Foundation course. Details from David, M0HLL on 01423 522 618.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club is having a night on the air. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

On Wednesday Furness Amateur Radio Society is having an activity meeting. More from Chris, M0KPW by email to

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is holding an SSB contest evening. Details from Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV on 0791 931 5547.

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 & Richmondshire District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk by David Howlett, M0VTG on the 2009 DXpedition to Papua New Guinea, in which he participated. Contact Colin Lyne, on 01748 876 391.

On Thursday Oldham Radio Club has a talk on the Raspberry Pi. Details by email from

On Thursday Ripon & 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 vodka evening with Brian M0XAG. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Thursday Stockport Radio Society is holding an SRS 2m Net from Member’s QTH on 145.375 +/- 7.30pm. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a bring in something interesting evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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