News for England North – 15 September 2019

| September 13, 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. Monday sees a D-Star simplex net starting at 7.30pm on 144.6125MHz. On Wednesday there’s a 2m FM net from 8pm. The club night is on Thursday. 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 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 a surplus equipment sale. Details from Ron, G3SVW, on 01619 693 999.

Angel of the North Amateur Radio Club is enrolling students for its training classes on Monday, along with a roundup from the rally and preparation for Railways on the Air, which the club takes part in on Saturday. Details from Nancy Bone, G7UUR, on 0799 076 0920.

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society meets at 7pm on Tuesday at the Church of the Good Shepherd, Mytholmroyd. On 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 341 317.

Stockport Radio Society has a radio night on Tuesday. Friday sees 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 and a post-SSB Field Day meeting on Wednesday. Thursday sees the ATV on-air and construction night. Contact 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 Macclesfield and District Radio Society has a fox hunt in Congleton. For details, email

On Tuesday Chester and District Radio Society has its annual construction competition. Contact Bruce Sutherland, M0CVP, on 01244 343 825.

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

On Thursday Keighley Amateur Radio Society is having a natter night from 8pm at The Old Silent Inn, Stanbury. Details from Geoff Priestley, 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 Thursday Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society has a shack meeting. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

On Friday East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club meets to see what bargains members got from the Fog on the Tyne Rally. Contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday Tynemouth Amateur Radio Club is working satellites and/or the ISS. For details, email

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

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