News for England North – 2 July 2017

| June 30, 2017

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Denby Dale Radio Club has its net via GB3HD from 10.30am today and next Sunday. On Wednesday there’s a talk on amateur astronomy across the spectrum by Robert Williams. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Stockport Radio Society is holding a club meeting on Tuesday. Saturday sees the Stockport Radio Rally. The Foundation course is next Saturday and Sunday. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night on Wednesday. On Thursday it’s the club net from 7.20pm on 145.475MHz. Details from Michael, G7TWX, via email to

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has a talk on Thursday by G8RSI on using your AVR. Next Sunday sees the club net on 3,636kHz from 10:15am. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

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

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

On Monday Wearside Electronics ARS continues its Foundation course and will be on the air from 6pm at the Scout HQ, Crow Lane, Herrington SR3 1TE. For details, email or see G0BNK on

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is having an update on Dayton Hamfest by Phil, Steve and Glenn. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is watching the RSGB VHF propagation video. More information from 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 Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. More information from David Cutter, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society is testing newly donated equipment. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

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

On Friday South Shields and District Amateur Radio Club is holding an open evening from 7pm and invites any one along to join or register for exams. The meeting is at Boldon Scout Hut, behind the Grey Horse Pub, Front Street, Boldon, NE36 0SJ. For details, email or see the entry for G3DDI.

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