News for England North – 11 February 2018

| February 9, 2018

We start with news for clubs that have several events this week.

Stockport Radio Society continues its Intermediate course this Sunday. Tuesday sees the club net from 7.30pm on 51.550MHz FM and on Thursday there’s a net from 7.30pm on 145.375MHz FM. On Friday there’s a net from 2pm on 433.525MHz FM. Details from Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is holding its AGM on Monday. Next Saturday sees activities for Thinking Day on the Air at Trefoil House, South Shields. Next Sunday the club is on the air. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society is having a training and digimodes meeting 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.

Hartlepool Amateur Radio Club has its net on Wednesday on 145.575MHz. Friday sees a club night. Contact Anthony Elliott, M0VED, on 0792 699 8014.

Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is making final rally preparations on Wednesday. Next Sunday sees the Radioactive Rally at Nantwich. More information from Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 0791 931 5547.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is holding its AGM. For details, email

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

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is watching a video on Japanese Morse, courtesy of Norman Kendrick. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society holding a bring-and-buy sale starting at 7.30pm.There is no charge but participants are asked to make a donation on the night to the Sea Cadets. Contact Andy Morgan, GD1MIP, via email to

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a technical and training evening. More information 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 Hull and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night/on the air. Contact Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

On Thursday Keighley Amateur Radio Society is meeting in The Old Sun Inn at Haworth. Contact Geoff Priestley, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a new members’ evening in the shack. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Thursday Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society is holding a shack meeting. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is holding a want-it-or-fling-it night. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is operating on 6m and 4m. For details, see

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