News for England North – 22 January 2017

| January 20, 2017

Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having an introduction to the USB data interface project on Monday by Ted, G3WBB. Next Saturday and Sunday sees the UBA DX Contest. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

Wearside Electronics Amateur Radio Society starts its Foundation course on Monday. On Wednesday the club is on the air from the  Scout Head Quarters in Herrington, supporting Brownies with their Communication Badge.  For information email

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air and continues its Advanced course. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a talk on the new UKAC rules by Richard, G4HGI. For details, send an email to

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is having a talk by M0PAI on his DXpedition to the Isle of Uist. For details, email

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

Stockport Radio Society is having a Skills Night on Tuesday. Wednesday sees the club net on 3.660MHz from 7.30pm and on Friday there’s Foundation course revision and a mock exam. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is having presentations by construction competition entrants. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club has its net from 8pm on 145.575MHz FM. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on satellite hunting with PC tracking software. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 0791 931 5547.

On Thursday Chesham and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a Foundation exam. Contact Terry Thirlwell, G0VFW, on 01442 831 491.

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 holding its annual dinner at the Cricket Club, Richmond. Contact Colin Lyne, on 01748 876 391.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a talk by RSGB Region Three Deputy Manager Dave, M0OBW. 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.

On Friday Cambridge and District ARC has its AGM at Coleridge Community College from 9.30pm. Contact Ian, M0HTA, on 0744 304 6045.

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