News for England North – 26 March 2017

| March 24, 2017

We start with an announcement from Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club that it is now in partnership with Tyneside Amateur Radio Society. The club meets every Monday from 7pm except Bank Holidays. Club activities include Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced training, special event stations, talks and demonstrations. The club also runs repeaters. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air and continues its Foundation course with Warren Bone, G7MWB and Paul Graham, M0PGX. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is having a talk on a 3 band Moxon for 6m, 4m and 2m by Mick, M0ICK. For details, send an email to

On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society has a mobile fox hunt with Greg, M0TXX. For details, email

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on marine radio by M6GQG. Details from John E Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society is looking at the other man’s shack. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday Otley Amateur Radio Society has its Intermediate exam. Contact David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is holding a skills night. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Hornsea Amateur Radio Club has been obliged to move its meetings to the Outside Bowling Club on Atwick Road, HU18 1EL, whilst searching for a more permanent venue. Meetings are on Wednesdays from 7.30pm. Details are on the club website,

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club is having a tour of the Magic Rock Tap in Birkby, starting at 7.30pm prompt. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is checking the newly-installed aerials. Contact Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 0791 931 5547.

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society is having a meal out. Details from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 07884 065 375.

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 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 talk on Schottky diodes by Chris, G8ZCJ. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is holding a want it or fling it night. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Saturday Hartlepool Amateur Radio Club is having a natter night. Details form Anthony Elliott, M0VED, on 07926 998 014.

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