News for England North – 22 November 2020

| November 20, 2020

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Central Lancs Amateur Radio Club has an open net on Sundays from 11am on 1.940MHz. Most afternoons see CQ-and-a-brew at half past two. On Tuesday, there’s an open net on 70.450MHz at 7.30pm. Contact Peter, G3UCA, on 01772 494 474.

Denby Dale ARS has daily nets on 145.575MHz from 9.30am. Sundays see a net via GB3HD from 10.30am. Wednesday sees an open Zoom meeting from 7.30pm on amateur radio and Scouting. Details from Gerald, G3SDY, on 01484 602 905.

Houghton-le-Spring Amateur Radio Club has an open SSTV net on Sundays from 8pm on 144.700MHz FM. There’s Morse practice for different levels at various times during the week on 144.700MHz FM. Friday sees an open chat around 145.450MHz FM from 9pm. Details from George, M5GHT, on 0191 548 8995.

Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society has nets around 3.715MHz at 9.30am and 9.30pm on Sundays, plus a net on the GB3IM network after the GB2RS News. Wednesday sees a club meeting form 7pm at the shack in Ballasalla, plus a net on GB3IM from 7.30pm. Members are reminded that the AGM will take place at the shack in Ballasalla on Wednesday, 9 December at 7.30pm prompt—more information via email to

Oldham Radio Club has a multimode net on XLX305A from 9.30am on Sundays. Monday sees a D-Star simplex net from 8pm, beginning on 144.6125MHz. On Wednesday, there’s a net from 8pm, beginning on 145.500MHz FM. Friday sees a net beginning on 145.500MHz at 8pm. Details from Mike, M1CVL, on 0740 276 3203.

Stockport Radio Society has a daily CW net from 4pm around 3.564MHz. On Tuesday, there’s a meeting via Webex. Wednesday sees a net around 145.375MHz from 7.30pm. 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 around 145.450MHz from 8pm. Contact Bill, M0KBR, on 0780 858 8784.

Wakefield and District Radio Society holds the 2E0IPC Memorial net on Sundays from 10.15am on 144.600MHz FM. Friday sees an open net from 7pm via GB3HD. Details from Charles, M0OXO, on 0790 050 0775.

Wirral and District Amateur Radio Society has a net on Monday from 7pm on the 4m band. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday see a 2m net from 7pm. Details from Bill, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Bishop Auckland Radio Amateurs Club has a digital-only net via GB7CY on Mondays from 7.30pm. Wednesday sees a net from 7.30pm via GB3CD—details 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.

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.

Keighley Amateur Radio Society has a Zoom meeting on Tuesday. On Thursday, there’s a Zoom meeting instead of the pub night. Details from Geoff, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

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

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.

On Friday, Spen Valley Amateur Radio Society has a net from 8pm on 145.350MHz. Details from Russell, G0FOI, on 01274 875 038.

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