News for England North – 18 October 2020

| October 16, 2020

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Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society has nets around 3.715MHz at 9.30am and 9.30pm on Sundays, with a net on the GB3IM network after the GB2RS News. The club meets on Wednesday from 7pm at the shack in Ballasalla and there is a net on GB3IM from 7.70pm. The AGM will take place at the shack on the 9th of December. For info and details of all club activities, email

Wakefield and District Radio Society runs the 2E0IPC Memorial net on Sundays from 10.15am on 144.600MHz FM, just after this Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club has an open net on Sundays from 11am on 1.940MHz. Most days see a CQ and brew at half past two on 70.450MHz. On Tuesday there’s a net from 7.30pm on 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 socially distanced club night is listed for Tuesday from 6.30pm. There’s an open chat around 145.450MHz FM from 9pm on Friday. Details from George, M5GHT, on 0191 548 8995.

Oldham Radio Club has a multimode net on XLX305A from 9.30am on Sundays. Monday sees a DMR net via GB7MR talk group 9 S2 from 9.30am and a C4FM simplex net beginning at 8pm on 144.6125MHz. Wednesday and Friday see nets from 8pm, beginning on 145.500MHz FM. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

Stockport Radio Society has a daily CW net at 4pm around 3.564MHz. On Monday there’s a C4FM Fusion net on 144.950MHz from 7.30pm. Tuesday sees a net from 7.30pm around 145.375MHz. Contact Heather, M6HNS, on 0750 690 4422.

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. Wednesday sees a net from 7.30pm via GB3CD. Details are at

Hull and District Amateur Radio Society has a net on Monday from 7pm via GB3HS. There’s a Zoom meeting at 7pm on Wednesday and Friday. Thursday sees a net from 7pm around 145.350MHz. Contact Tony, G0WJK, on 0794 464 8924.

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 145.350MHz. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club plans to meet on Friday for a social pint and chat. 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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