News for England North – 28 October 2018

| October 26, 2018

We start with clubs that have several events this week.

Central Lancashire Amateur Radio Club has an FM top band net this Sunday and next Sunday on 1.940MHz from 11am. On Monday there’s a net around 70.450MHz FM at 9pm. Next Saturday it’s the monthly club meeting at 11am. Enquiries to Peter, G3UCA via email to

Denby Dale Radio Club has its club net this Sunday and next Sunday from 10.30am via GB3HD. On Wednesday there’s a real ale night. For details, contact Darran, G0BWB on 0797 442 3227.

This Sunday, Oldham Radio Club has their D-Star net on REF 14B, from 9.30am, and on Wednesday there’s a 2m FM net from 8pm. The Intermediate exam is on Thursday, and next Sunday it’s the turn of their C4FM net, FCS004-55, from 9.30am. More from Mike, M1CVL on 0740 276 3203.

This Sunday, Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society completes its CQ Worldwide contest entry. On Monday there’s a talk on the Raspberry Pi by Ray, M0RGV. Full details from John, G4FRK on 01253 862 810.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society has a natter night on Tuesday from 7pm, when the Intermediate course also continues. Wednesday sees G3NWR on the air from 7pm. On Thursday G3NWR is again on the air for ATV, with talkback on 144.750MHz. Enquiries to Bill, G4YWD on 0780 488 4245.

York Radio Club has a net on Wednesday at 8pm on 145.450MHz. Thursday sees the club night at 8pm. Next Sunday sees a breakfast meeting at 10am. Further information via email to

Now we return to the usual listing in date order.

On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club continues the Foundation and Intermediate courses and is on the air. Contact Nancy, G7UUR on 0799 076 0920.

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society has a social night. Contact Greg, M0TXX via email to

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

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society has a presentation by Dave, G4JMF on the IC-7610, and Dave, G3UFO will be talking about his new microwave transmitter. Contact Bruce, M0CVP on 01244 343 825.

On Wednesday Blyth Radio Club has a club night. Further info from John, 2E0DCV on 0191 237 1729.

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

On Wednesday Hambleton Amateur Radio Society has an operating night from 7.30pm. Details from John, M6BHP on 0798 000 3293.

On Wednesday Hornsea Amateur Radio Club is having a talk by John, G3XYF on his shack. More from Gordon, G3WOV, on 01377 240 573.

On Wednesday Sheffield and District Wireless Society is having a club meal out. For details of the venue, contact Krystyna, 2E0KSH on 0788 406 5375.

On Wednesday Stockport Radio Society holds a net on 145.375MHz FM from 7.30pm. Contact Heather, M6HNS on 0750 690 4422.

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

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

On Thursday South Manchester Radio and Computer Club is having a talk DMR Radio and Hotspots by Steve, M6PPF. Further details from Ron, G3SVW on 01619 693 999.

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

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club meets for a social pint and chat. For more information, contact Alistair, G4OLK on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Hartlepool Amateur Radio Club is having a club night where Foundation and Intermediate training continues. Contact Stan, G7VGM via email to

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is closed. Please note new venue for subsequent meetings, at Tynemouth Scouts HQ, 31-35 Norfolk Street, NE30 1NQ. All enquiries via email please to

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

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