News for England North – 2 June 2019

| May 31, 2019

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club has nets today and next Sunday on 1.940MHz LSB from 11am. Details from Peter, G3UCA, via email to

Oldham Radio Club has a multi mode digital net from 9.30am today and next Sunday. On Monday there’s a C4FM simplex net from 7.30pm. Wednesday sees a 2m FM net from 8pm. On Thursday there’s a club night. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

Pontefract and District Amateur Radio Society is operating GB250CC for Captain Cook on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday. Details from Nigel, G0BPK, via email to

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has its SSB net from 10.30am on 3667kHz today and next Sunday. Tuesday sees a net from 8pm around 145.575MHz FM. On Thursday there’s a group talk on the theme of ‘and then the knob fell off’. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

York Radio Club has its breakfast meeting from 10am today. The club net is on Wednesday from 8pm on 145.450MHz. Thursday sees a club night with training. For details see

Halifax & District Amateur Radio Society has club meetings on Tuesday and Thursday. On Wednesday it’s the joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Details from Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Stockport Radio Society is having an explanation of the WSPR transceiver by Phil, M0HJN on Tuesday. Thursday sees a committee meeting. On Friday there’s a net from 7.30pm on 433.575MHz. Contact Heather Stanley, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night on Tuesday. On Wednesday it’s the RSGB’s VHF propagation presentation. Thursday sees the ATV on-air and construction night, then next Saturday and Sunday it’s the IARU International ATV contest. Details from Bill Davies, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society is putting GX4MWS on the air. For details, email

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

On Tuesday Bury Radio Club is on the air. Details are at

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society has a 2m UK Activity Contest activity night at Burley Memorial Hall. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Tuesday South Lancashire Amateur Radio Club is discussing the new Intermediate course start date. Contact Steve, 2E0FDF, on 0788 054 0117.

On Wednesday Rochdale & District Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night and continues its training programme. Contact Robert, M0NVQ, on 0777 811 3333.

On Wednesday Sheffield & District Wireless Society is having a talk by Andrew, G0HSA on a 2 metre Yagi. More information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club 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 session. Contact Tony, G0WJK, on 01430 423 837.

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 Quantum Amateur Radio & Technology Society is having an open sell and swap night. More information from Derek, G7LFC, on 0730 661 6636.

On Thursday Ripon & District Amateur Radio Society is having a club night. Contact David Cutter, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

On Thursday Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society is on the air with digital modes. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

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

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

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. For details, email

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