News for England North – 6 August 2017

| August 4, 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 night on the air. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Macclesfield and District Radio Society is having an equipment maintenance night on Monday. Thursday to Sunday sees the annual club Field Day at Brandside Village Hall, Buxton SK17 0SF. All visitors are welcome. For details, email

Stockport Radio Society has a club net on Tuesday starting on 51.550MHz FM at 7.30pm then QSY to 50.270MHz SSB at 8.15pm. On Thursday there’s a club net from 7.30pm on 145.375MHz. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is open at its new venue on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 7pm. The location is Unit 17, Peninsula Business Park, Reeds Lane, Moreton, Wirral CH46 1DW. Facilities include a shack, workshop, kitchen, test area, loos plus a lounge and presentation area. An 80 foot tower carries the club’s antennas. Details from William Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night on Wednesday. On Thursday it’s the club net from 7.30pm on 145.475MHz. Details from Michael, G7TWX, via email to

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 Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night and putting the shack on the air. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is holding a training and social night. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday Hull and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night and putting the shack on the air. Details from Julian, on 0775 957 7118.

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 a talk on crib sheets by G8RSI. 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 Wakefield and District Radio Society continues its Foundation course and is having a natter night. Contact Charles, on 0790 050 0775.

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