News for England North – 24 September 2017

| September 22, 2017

We start with clubs that have several events this week.

Denby Dale Radio Club has its net via GB3HD from 10.30am this Sunday and next Sunday. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the PW 70MHz contest this Sunday. Next Thursday and Friday sees activities for the CQ WPX contest. For details email

Stockport Radio Society continues its Advanced class on Monday and has a skills night on Tuesday. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society is meeting as normal on Tuesday. Wednesday sees an open net on GB3HD from 7.30pm and on Thursday there’s a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is open on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Details from William Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

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 on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society Club is having a talk on data modes by M1REK. For details, email

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is holding its construction contest. 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 Sheffield and District Wireless Society is holding a training and social night. Details 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 Colburn and Richmondshire District Amateur Radio Society is planning its winter meetings. Contact Colin Lyne, on 01748 876 391.

On Thursday Hull and District Amateur Radio Society is having a presentation by Tony Cobb, G0WJK on arguably the world’s greatest DXpeditioner of the 1960s, Don Miller, then W9WNV. Contact Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

On Thursday Keighley Amateur Radio Society is meeting in The Old Sun Inn at Haworth. Contact Phil Hey, G4JHS, on 01274 834 088.

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 discussing EME. 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 Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is having a club night—details at

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

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