News for England North – 21 October 2018

| October 19, 2018

Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club has an FM Top Band net on 1.940MHz from 11am this Sunday and next Sunday. Monday sees a net around 70.450MHz from 9pm and next Saturday there’s a Top Band AM net from 11am on 1.940MHz. For details contact Peter, G3UCA, via email to

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

Oldham Radio Club concludes its two day Jamboree on the Air (JOTA) event this Sunday, operating GB2GMN from the Scout HQ, Middleton, from 9am. On Wednesday there’s a 2m FM net from 8pm. Thursday sees the Intermediate course and construction group evening. Next Sunday is the D-Star net, REF 14B, from 9.30am. Contact Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

Stockport Radio Society continues its Advanced tutorial on Monday. Tuesday sees a Skills Night. Next Saturday and Sunday sees participation in the CQ Worldwide SSB 48hr Contest. Contact Heather, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society has an address by its new Chairman on Monday. Next Saturday and Sunday sees participation in the CQ WW SSB Contest. Details from John, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Tuesday Wirral Amateur Radio Society continues its Intermediate course alongside a natter night. On Wednesday there’s a social evening and G3NTI food night, £4 for members and £7 for non-members. Thursday sees G3NWR on ATV, with talkback on 144.750MHz. Contact Bill, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

York Radio Club has its club net on Wednesday from 8pm on 145.450MHz. Thursday sees a club night from 8pm. For details see

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

Hartlepool Amateur Radio concludes its two day Jamboree on the Air event today, operating GB0TVS from the Hartlepool Scout Centre. Contact Stan, G7VGM, via email to

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club continues its Foundation and Intermediate courses, alongside a round-up from JOTA. Contact Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 0799 076 0920.

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society has a construction night. Email for info.

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

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is having an introduction to split frequency working by Glynn, GW4MVA. Contact Bruce, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Blyth Radio Club has a club night, with Foundation and Morse training. Contact John, 2E0DCV, on 0191 237 1729.

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

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club has a talk from Port Health Inspector, M0INM. Details from Gordon, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a social and training evening. Contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club has a normal club night and training from 7pm. Contact Gail, M3GBB on, 0191 372 0473.

On Thursday Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. More information from David, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has more on the Intermediate syllabus by Ron, G3SVW. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is looking at contesting. For details, email

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

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