News for England North – 4 July 2021

| July 2, 2021

Isle of Man Amateur Radio Society is meeting in the club shack at 7pm on Wednesday, including talk-in on GB3IM from 6.40pm. The open nets on Sundays continue on 3.715MHz at 9.30am and 10pm, plus a net on the GB3IM repeater network after the GB2RS news at 11am. Club news and events are on, Facebook and now also on Twitter.

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 around 70.450MHz FM. On Tuesday, there is an open net around 70.450MHz at 7.30pm. Saturday’s net is on 1.938MHz from 11am. Contact Peter, G3UCA, on 0737 552 3259.

Houghton-le-Spring Amateur Radio Club has a SSTV net on Sundays from 8pm on 144.700MHz FM. Monday and Wednesday see Morse tuition from 8pm on 144.700MHz FM. On Tuesday, there’s a club night. Friday sees Morse tuition on 144.700MHz from 8pm, and a general chat and catch up from 9pm on 145.450MHz. Contact George, M5GHT, on 0191 548 8995.

Otley Amateur Radio Society has a net on Sundays from 8pm around 145.475MHz. Tuesday sees a net on GB3WF using FM from 7.30pm, switching to Fusion at 8pm. Contact David, M0HLL, on 01423 522 618.

Sheffield and District Wireless Society has a Jitsi meeting on Sundays from 11am. Wednesday sees the members-only annual direction-finding competition starting at 7pm. Contact Peter, G3PHO, on 01246 260 308.

South Manchester Radio and Computer Club has a technical net on Sundays at 8.15am and 10.30am on 3637kHz SSB. This Sunday, the 4th, it is hoped that in-person meetings will resume. Tuesday sees a Morse net from 7.15pm around 3553kHz, followed by a net around 145.475MHz at 8pm. Thursday sees a discussion from 8pm around 145.475MHz. Contact Ron, G3SVW, on 0161 969 3999.

Wakefield and District Radio Society runs the 2E0IPC Memorial Net on 144.600MHz from 10.15am on Sundays, just after the local 2m GB2RS broadcast. On Friday, there is an open net from 7pm on GB3HD. Contact Charles, M0OXO, on 0790 050 0775.

Wirral Amateur Radio Society has a 4m net on Sundays from 7pm. Wednesday sees a manned fox hunt. It is hoped that in-person meetings will be possible later in July. Contact Bill, G4YWD, on 0780 488 4245.

Hull and District Amateur Radio Society has a net via GB3HS from 7pm on Mondays. Wednesdays see a Zoom chat night, and Fridays a technical night on Zoom, both from 7pm. On Thursdays, the net is around 145.350MHz at 7pm. Contact Rich, M0RKK, on

Bishop Auckland Radio Amateurs Club has a digital-only net via GB7CY on Mondays from 7.30pm. They meet in the village hall on Thursday at 7.30pm, subject to COVID-19 regulations. Visit

Guisborough and District ARC has a net on Mondays from 8pm on 145.375MHz. Visit

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

On Monday, Sheffield Amateur Radio Club has a club and shack night. Contact David, G6DCT, on

Macclesfield and District Amateur Radio Society is putting the shack on the air on Monday at 7.30pm at the Packhorse Bowling Club, SK10 3AT. All are welcome.

Stockport Radio Society has a Monday net on 433.525MHz. Tuesday sees a talk SOTA Operating From a Hillside. Heather, M6HNS, 0750 690 4422.

Wearside Electronics and Amateur Radio Society has nets via GB3TS from 7pm on Monday and Friday. Contact

York Radio Club has its net on Wednesday from 8pm on 145.450MHz. Visit

Keighley Amateur Radio Society has a food evening on Thursday from 6.30pm at the Old Sun Inn, Haworth. Contact Geoff, G7JZM, on 0777 489 1641.

Ormskirk Quantum Technology Club has an online meeting from 7.30pm on Thursday. Contact

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

East Cleveland Amateur Radio Club meets on Friday for a social pint and chat. Contacy Alistair, G4OLK, on 01642 475 671.

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