News for England North – 31 March 2019

| March 29, 2019

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club has its net on 1.940MHz LSB from 11am today and next Sunday. Next Saturday sees the monthly club meeting from 11am. Details from Peter, G3UCA, via email to

Denby Dale Radio Club has its net via GB3HD from 10.30am today and next Sunday. There’s participation on Monday in the RSGB 80m CC CW contest and Wednesday sees a talk on a few ideas and experience of opertable and SOTA operating by Nick, G4IWO. Contact Darran, G0BWB, on 0797 442 3227.

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has a net today from 10.15am on 3.637MHz SSB. On Thursday there’s a talk on acoustic noise and vibration by Peter, G3XGE. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

Stockport Radio Society completes its operations today for the CQ WPX SSB 48hr Contest. On Tuesday there’s the second part of the look at HF propagation by Evan, M0TJU and on Thursday there’s a committee meeting. Friday sees the net from 7.30pm on 433.575MHz. Contact Heather, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is running a Griffin Trust special event today. Tuesday sees a natter night, and on Wednesday it’s the President’s Night. Thursday sees the regular ATV on-air and construction night, then next Saturday and Sunday it’s the ATV activity weekend. Details from Bill, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Oldham Radio Club has a simplex C4FM Fusion net from 7.30pm on Monday. Wednesday sees a 2m FM net from 8pm and on Thursday there’s a committee meeting and Foundation training. Next Sunday sees a C4FM net, FCS004-55, from 9.30am. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

Halifax & District Amateur Radio Society is having a club meeting on Tuesday. On Thursday there’s a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

York Radio Club has its net on Wednesday from 8pm on 145.450MHz. Thursday sees a club night with training and next Sunday there’s a breakfast meeting from 10am. For details see

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. Today, Warrington Amateur Radio Club has a Solder Sunday from 1-4.30pm. Contact Jeff, G1DYN, via email to

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

On Monday Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night and on the air evening. Contact John, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

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

On Wednesday Hambleton Amateur Radio Society is building a Pixie transceiver. Details from John Earland, M6BHP, on 0798 000 3293.

On Wednesday Rochdale & District Amateur Radio Society has part 1 of a talk on DMR from 7.30pm at Norden Old Library, Rochdael OL11 5XE. Details from Robert, M0NVQ, on 0777 811 3333.

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society is having a talk on RSGB matters by Mark, G0MGX. More information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland RAC has a club night and training evening. Details are at

On Thursday Hull & District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night and on the air evening. Contact Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

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

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club is having a radio magazines evening. Contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Hartlepool Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Details from Stan, G7VGM, via email to

On Sunday Spen Valley ARS has a shack meeting. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

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