News for England North – 27 September 2020

| September 25, 2020

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Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club has an open net on Sundays from 11am on 1.940MHz. Most days see a CQ-and-brew from about 2.30pm on 70.450MHz. On Tuesday, there’s a net from 7.30pm around 70.450MHz. Details from Peter, G3UCA on 01772 494 474.

Houghton-le-Spring Amateur Radio Club has an open SSTV net on Sundays from 8pm on 144.700MHz FM. There’s Morse practice for beginner to expert levels at various times during the week on 144.700MHz FM. A club night is listed for Tuesday from 6.30pm, under social distancing conditions. There’s an open chat around 145.450MHz FM from 9pm on Friday. Details from George, M5GHT, on 0191 548 8995.

Stockport Radio Society has a daily CW net at 4pm around 3.564MHz. Tuesday sees a net from 7.30pm around 145.375MHz. Contact Heather, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has a net on Sundays from 10.30am around 3,637kHz. Tuesday sees a net from 7.30pm around 145.475MHz. On Wednesday there’s a net from 8pm on 51.530MHz. Details from Ron, G3SVW on 0161 969 3999.

Thornton Cleveleys Amateur Radio Society has a net on Sundays from 11am on 1.969MHz. On Monday and Thursday there’s a net on 145.425MHz from 8pm. Contact John, G4FRK, on 01253 862 810.

Bishop Auckland Radio Amateur club has a digital-only net on Monday via GB7CY from 7.30pm. Details at

Halifax and District Amateur Radio Society has a net on Monday at 7pm on 144.390MHz USB, an open net from 7pm on Tuesday via GB3WY, and an open net on GB3HD from 7pm on Wednesday. Thursday sees a SSTV net on 144.525MHz from 1pm and a joint net with RAFARS on 145.350MHz from 7pm. Contact Martin, M0GQB on 01422 341 317.

Hull and District Amateur Radio Society has a net on Monday from 8.30pm around 145.325MHz. There’s a Zoom meeting at 7pm on Wednesday and Friday. Thursday sees a net from 7pm around 145.325MHz. Contact Tony, G0WJK, on 0794 464 8924.

Oldham Radio Club has a D-Star simplex net on Monday beginning at 8pm on 144.6125MHz. Wednesday sees a net from 8pm beginning on 145.500MHz FM. On Thursday there’s a Zoom talk from 7.30pm by Peugeot master technician Chris, G7OOD, on electric cars. Next Sunday sees a multimode net on XLX305A from 9.30am. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

Keighley Amateur Radio Society has a Zoom meeting from 8pm on Tuesday. On Thursday there’s a socially distanced meeting at the Flappit Pub, Cullingworth. Details from Geoff, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

York Radio club has its net on Wednesday from 8pm on 145.450MHz. For details see

Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society has a net on Thursday from 8pm on 28.750MHz. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club plans a want-it-or-fling-it night on Friday. Contact Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

On Friday, Rochdale and District Amateur Radio Society has an open net from 8.30pm on 145.3875MHz FM. Contact Robert, M0NVQ, on 0777 811 3333.

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