News for England North – 17 January 2019

| February 15, 2019

We start with clubs that have several events this week.

This Sunday and next, Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club is holding a Top Band net on 1.940MHz at 11am. Contact Peter, G3UCA, via email to

Today and next Sunday, Denby Dale Radio Club has a club net via GB3HD at 10.30am. On Wednesday there’s a talk Deep Diving for Gold by G4TML. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

This Sunday, the 17th, Oldham Radio Club has a D-Star net—REF 14B—at 9.30am. On Wednesday there’s a 2m FM net at 8pm. Thursday sees a talk Antennas and Propagation by Mike, 2E0MEQ and a Foundation course. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203. Next Sunday, the 24th, sees a C4FM net—FCS004-55—at 9.30am. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

This Sunday and next, South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has a net from 10.15am on 3.637MHz SSB. On Tuesday the net moves to 8pm around 145.575MHz FM. On Thursday there is a discussion on receiver methods. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

This Sunday, the 17th, Wirral Amateur Radio Society is at the RADIOACTIVE Rally. On Tuesday there is a natter night and Wednesday sees a surplus sale. On Thursday it’s an ATV on-air and construction night. Details from Bill Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

On Tuesday Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has a club meeting and will be on the air. On Wednesday there is an open net on GB3HD from 7.30pm. On Thursday it’s a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

On Tuesday Stockport Radio Society is holding a radio night. Friday sees a net from 7.30pm on 433.575MHz. On Saturday and Sunday Stockport Radio Society is running the Intermediate Course: parts three and four. Contact Heather Stanley, M6HNS, 0750 690 4422,

On Wednesday York Radio Club has a club net at 8pm on 145.450MHz. Thursday sees a club night for training. For details see

Now back to the traditional listing in date order.

This Sunday, the 17th, Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society is holding revision in the morning at the shack in Ballasalla with exam in the afternoon. More information from Nigel, GD6AFB, on 01624 620 469.

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society has a project night. Contact John, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

On Wednesday Hambleton Amateur Radio Society is having an operating night. Details from John Earland, M6BHP, on 0798 000 3293.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club has a club night and training evening from 7pm. Details are at

On Thursday Keighley Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night in The Old Sun Inn. Details from Geoff Priestley, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

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

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

On Friday Hartlepool Amateur Radio Club is having a club night and training. More information from Stan, G7VGM, via email to

On Friday Wakefield and District Radio Society a social and on the air night. For details see

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