News for England North – 8 September 2019

| September 6, 2019

We start with clubs that have several events this week.

Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club has its net on 1.940MHz from 11am this Sunday and next Sunday. Contact Peter, G3UCA, via email to

Oldham Radio Club has a multi-mode digital net from 9.30am this Sunday and next Sunday. On Wednesday there’s a 2m FM net from 8pm. The club night is on Thursday. Next Saturday sees GB2CCP on the air from Christ Church, Pennington, for Churches and Chapels on the Air. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

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

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has its SSB net on 3667kHz from 10.30am this Sunday and next Sunday. Tuesday sees a net from 8pm around 145.575MHz FM and on Thursday there’s an aerial and propagation clinic with Ron, G3SVW. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is planning for the Fog on the Tyne rally on Monday, which takes place on Saturday. Details from Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 0799 076 0920.

Stockport Radio Society has its Advanced tutorial on Monday. Tuesday sees a net on 51.550MHz FM from 7.30pm. On Thursday there’s a committee meeting and a net on 145.375MHz FM from 7.30pm. Friday sees the net from 7.30pm on 433.575MHz. Contact Heather, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

On Tuesday, Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society is meeting as normal at the Church of the Good Shepherd. Wednesday there’s 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.

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. Next Saturday and Sunday is the ATV activity weekend. 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. For details see

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Bolton Wireless Club is taking part in the Autumn Series SSB Contest. For details, email

On Monday Macclesfield and District Radio Society is activating Gun Moor. For details, email

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact Bruce, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

On Thursday Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur Club has a club night with training.

On Thursday Keighley Amateur Radio Society is meeting for a food night from 6.30pm at The Old Silent Inn, Stanbury. Details from Geoff, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

On Thursday Newton-le-Willows ARC is having a club night. Contact Lee, M0LGL, on 0741 483 6945.

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

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club meets for a night in the shack. 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 and District Radio Society having a social and on the air night from 7pm. Contact Charles, M0OXO, on 0790 050 0775.

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