News for England North – 27 August 2017

| August 25, 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 fox hunt. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is closed on Monday but is taking part in SSB Field Day and the 2m Trophy next Saturday and Sunday. Details from John E Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is meeting from 7pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Next Friday through Sunday is SSB Field Day weekend. Details from William Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club, Bolton Wireless Club and Sheffield Amateur Radio Club are all closed on Bank Holiday Monday.

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

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society is having a meal out. Contact 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 Hull & District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night and is on the air. Details from Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

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 communications in West Africa by 5N0/G3SVW. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a radio magazines evening. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Wakefield & District Radio Society is having a social and natter night. Contact Charles, on 0790 050 0775.

Next Saturday and Sunday Chester & District Radio Society is taking part in RSGB HF SSB NFD from Cheshire View. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

Next Saturday and Sunday Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society is taking part in SSB Field Day. Club meetings are normally held from 7.30pm on the second Tuesday of Each month at Sea Cadet Training ship Manxman, Tromode plus there are informal meetings every Wednesday at the club shack in Foxdale. For details email

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