News for England North – 22 October 2017

| October 20, 2017

This Sunday and next, Denby Dale Radio Club has a club net via GB3HD at 10.30am. On Wednesday there’s a committee meeting. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

On Monday, Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air. There is a Foundation exam at 7.30pm and the Intermediate course continues. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday, Bolton Wireless Club is looking at Low Budget Tests and Measurements with Mark, M0UFC, including checking the shack mains supply to analysing surface mount components. For details, send an email to

On Monday, Macclesfield and District Radio Society Club has a talk Activating Data Modes /P by Greg, M0TXX. For details, email

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

On Monday, Stockport Radio Society is continuing the Advanced training. Tuesday sees a skills night. On Wednesday the HF net is on 3.675MHz at 2pm and the Friday net is on 433.525 +/-  at 2pm. Next weekend the club is taking part in the CQ World Wide SSB contest. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

On Monday, Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is listening to the new chairman’s address. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday, Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society will be having a talk about contesting, in particular the RSGB 80m Club Contest. Anthony, G0WFG will continue with the Intermediate training course. On Wednesday there is an open net on GB3HD from 7.30pm. Thursday sees a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. More from Martin, M0GQB on 01422 341 317.

On Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, Wirral Amateur Radio Society is on the air to promote the new location. More details from William, G4YWD on 0780 488 4245.

On Wednesday, Durham and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. Thursday sees the club net on 145.475MHz at 7.30pm. Contact Michael, G7TWX, via email to

On Wednesday, Rochdale and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. More from Robert, M0NVQ, by email to

On Thursday, Colburn and Richmondshire District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk. Contact Colin Lyne, on 01748 876 391 for more information.

On Thursday, Hull and District Amateur Radio Society is having a video evening. Details from Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

On Thursday, Keighley Amateur Radio Society is planning the special event call sign for the Haworth Steam Punk Weekend. More from Geoff, G7JZM on 0777 489 1641.

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  has a talk Noise Testing by G4MVU. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

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

On Friday, Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is closed. For details, see

On Friday, Wakefield and District Radio Society social and is having a natter night. Details from Charles, M0OXO by email to

Next weekend Chester and District Radio Society is talking part in the CQ World Wide SSB contest at the QTH of Phil G4FVZ. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the CQ World Wide contest on the 28th and 29th—for details email

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