News for England North – 23 September 2018

| September 21, 2018

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

This Sunday, Oldham Radio Club has their C4FM net, FCS004-55, from 9.30am, and on Wednesday there’s a 2m FM net from 8pm. Thursday sees a club night, with their construction group meeting and continuation of the Intermediate course. Next Sunday it’s the turn of their D-Star net on REF 14B, from 9.30am. More from Mike, M1CVL on 0740 276 3203.

On Monday Stockport Radio Society runs its Advanced tutorial, session two. Tuesday sees a skills night, and on Wednesday from 7.30pm there’s a net on 145.375MHz FM. Contact Heather, M6HNS on 0750 690 4422.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society has a natter night on Tuesday from 7pm. Wednesday sees G3NWR on the air from 7pm. On Thursday G3NWR is on the air for ATV; call in on 144.750MHz to arrange contacts. Full details from Bill, G4YWD on 0780 488 4245.

York Radio Club has a net on Wednesday at 8pm on 145.450MHz. Thursday sees their club night at 8pm. Friday and Saturday see a visit to the National Hamfest. For details, email

Now we return to the usual listing in date order.

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club holds Foundation and Intermediate exams. More from Nancy, G7UUR on 0799 076 0920.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club has a meeting with a talk. For details, email

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society will be activating at Teggs Nose. Enquiries to Greg, M0TXX via email to

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society holds a construction contest. Details from John, G4FRK on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society hosts a talk Morse and More by Keith Williams, GW4OKT. Further information from Bruce, M0CVP on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Durham and District Amateur Radio Society has a club night from 6.30pm. Contact Michael, G7TWX on 0782 692 4192.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club hosts a demo of FT8 by Rick, M0CZR. More from Gordon, G3WOV on 01377 240 573.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society hosts the Chair’s 50th birthday pie and peas party at the Rutland bar, Rutland Hotel, S10 2PY. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club hosts a normal club night with training from 7pm. Enquiries to Gail, M3GBB on 0191 372 0473.

On Thursday Ripon and District ARS has a club night. Contact David, G3UNA on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club hosts a night in the radio room. Details from Ron, G3SVW on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club meets for a night on the air. For more, contact Alistair, G4OLK on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club hosts a talk The Evolution of Club DXpeditions. For details, email

On Friday Wakefield and District Radio Society meets for its weekly social evening from 7pm. Contact Charles, M0OXO on 0790 050 0775.

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