News for England North – 18 March 2018

| March 16, 2018

We start with clubs that have several events this week.

Denby Dale Radio Club has its net on GB3HD from 10.30am this Sunday and next Sunday. In a change to the previously published information, Wednesday sees a talk and demonstration of resuscitation by Ian Dorrington. Details from Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

Wakefield and District Radio Society meets for its weekly social evening from 7pm this Sunday and next Sunday. Contact Charles, on 0790 050 0775.

Stockport Radio Society concludes its Intermediate course on Monday with the exam. Tuesday sees preparation for the NARSA rally. On Friday there’s a net from 2pm on 433.525MHz FM and next Saturday the contest group starts the 48 hour WPX SSB contest. Contact Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 07506 904 422.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society is at the Church of the Good Shepherd on Tuesday, operating on digital modes. On Wednesday there is an open net on GB3HD from 7.30pm. Thursday sees a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Contact Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night on Tuesday and putting G3NWR on the air. Wednesday sees a practical night. On Thursday there’s an ATV night on the air. Details from William Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

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.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Angel of the North ARC continues its Intermediate and Foundation courses. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 01914 770 036.

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is having a talk on drones. For details, email

On Monday Sheffield Amateur Radio Club is having a shack night operating GX3RCM. Contact David, G6DCT, via email to

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is planning for the NARSA rally. Details from John E. Rodway, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

We apologise that Chester Radio Club’s calendar is incorrect in this month’s RadCom. On Tuesday there is a talk on radiophony by Paul Darlington, M0XPD. Full club programme information can be found at Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Mid-Cheshire Amateur Radio Society is setting up and testing equipment for 6m, 4m and 70cm. More information from Peter Paul Fox, G8HAV, on 0791 931 5547.

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 talk on and demonstration of data modes by Jeremy, 2E0EGS. Contact 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 holding its equinox Christmas party. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a vintage equipment night. For more information contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. For details, see

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