News for England North – 10 September 2017

| September 8, 2017

We start with news from Wirral Amateur Radio Society that they will hold the official opening of their new shack next Saturday, the 16th. All are invited to attend at 10.30am for the ribbon-cutting ceremony at 11am. The address is Unit 17, Peninsula Business Park, Squibb Drive (off Reeds Lane), Moreton, Wirral CH46 1DW. Also this week Wirral Amateur Radio Society is open on Tuesday and Thursday, with a special sneak preview of the new shack on Wednesday evening. Details from William Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Now for clubs that have several events this week.

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

Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night on Wednesday. The club net is on Thursday from 7.30pm on 145.475MHz. Contact 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 having a demonstration of soldering by David Stansfield, G0EVV. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is having a film night. For details, email

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society has a continuation of the talk on radio boffins by Stephen, M0HOI. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Wednesday Blyth Radio Club is having a club night. Contact John, 2E0DCV, on 0191 237 1729.

On Wednesday Denby Dale Radio Club is having a night on the air. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is holding a training and social night. 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 Colburn and Richmondshire District Amateur Radio Society is holding training classes and a general club meeting. Contact Colin Lyne, on 01748 876 391.

On Thursday Hull and District Amateur Radio Society is debating whether amateur radio and the internet should be separated. Details from Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

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 session on sorting your junk box. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is meeting for a social pint and chat. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is having a club night—details at

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

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