News for England North – 18 August 2019

| August 16, 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. Contact Peter, G3UCA, via email to

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club South Manchester Radio and Computer Club continues operating GB200PLM at Trafford Metrovicks Rugby Club this week. Its SSB net is on 3667kHz is from 10.15am today and next Sunday. Tuesday sees a net from 8pm on 145.575MHz FM. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

Pontefract and District ARS has natter nights on Tuesday and Thursday. Contact Nigel, G0BPK, via email to

Stockport Radio Society has a radio night on Tuesday. Friday sees a net from 7.30pm on 433.575MHz. Contact Heather, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night on Tuesday and putting G3NWR on the air on Wednesday. Thursday sees the ATV on-air and construction night. Details from Bill, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

York Radio Club has its net on Wednesday from 8pm on 145.450MHz. Thursday sees a club night with training. Details are at

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society has a club activation from Teggs Nose car park. For details, email

On Wednesday Newsham Amateur Radio Training Centre has a club night and Morse training. Details from John, 2E0DCV, on 01912 371 729.

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

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

On Thursday Newton le Willows Amateur Radio Club is having a club night. Contact Lee, M0LGL, on 0741 483 6945.

On Thursday Ripon & District Amateur Radio Society is preparing for SSB Field Day. More information from David Cutter, G3UNA, on 01423 860 778.

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

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

On Friday Wakefield & District Radio Society is having a social and on the air night from 7pm. Contact Charles, M0OXO, on 0790 050 0775.

Next Saturday the WortFest takes place from noon at Finkle St, Wortley. Whilst primarily an event for supporters of Wortley Rugby Union Football Club, it has an amateur radio connection in that LAM Communications are shirt sponsors for the club.

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