News for England North – 1 September 2019

| August 30, 2019

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Oldham Radio Club has a multi-mode digital net from 9.30am today and next Sunday. Monday sees a C4FM simplex net from 7.30pm on 144.6125MHz and on Wednesday there’s a 2m FM net from 8pm. The club night is on Thursday. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

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

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has its SSB net on 3667kHz from 10.15am today and next Sunday. Tuesday sees a net from 8pm around 145.575MHz FM and on Thursday there’s Morse practice. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

Halifax & District Amateur Radio Society meets at 7pm on Tuesday at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Mytholmroyd. On Wednesday there is an open net on GB3HD from 7pm and Thursday sees a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Contact Martin, M0GQB, on 01422 341 317.

Pontefract and District ARS is operating GB4BOB air for Battle of Britain on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Contact Nigel, G0BPK, via email to

Wirral Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night on Tuesday and is having a talk on Wednesday. Thursday sees the ATV on-air and construction night. Setting up for RSGB National Field day takes place on Friday, with contest activities on Saturday and Sunday. Details from Bill, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Stockport Radio Society has a talk on Tuesday by Evan, M0TJU on Interfacing Transceivers With PCs. Friday sees the net from 7.30pm on 433.575MHz. Contact Heather, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

Sheffield & District Wireless Society has its Autumn Bring & Buy on Wednesday at the Rutland Hotel from 8pm. Saturday and Sunday sees the 144MHz Trophy Contest plus HF SSB Field Day. More information from Krystyna, 2E0KSH, on 0788 406 5375.

Newton le Willows Amateur Radio Club is having a club night on Thursday. Saturday sees an activity contest plus exams. Details from Lee, M0LGL, on 0741 483 6945.

Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club meets next Saturday at 11am. Next Sunday sees the club net on 1.940MHz from 11am. Contact Peter, G3UCA, via email to

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is on the air. Details from Nancy, G7UUR, on 0799 076 0920.

On Monday Macclesfield & District Radio Society is on the air. For details, email

On Tuesday Chester & District Radio Society is taking part in the 2m UKAC. Contact Bruce, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

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

On Thursday Keighley Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night from 8pm at The Old Silent Inn, Stanbury. Details from Geoff, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

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

On Thursday Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society has a shack meeting and on the air evening. 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 Wakefield & District Radio Society having a social and is on the air night from 7pm. Contact Charles, M0OXO, on 0790 050 0775.

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is closed.

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