England Midlands – 17th March 2013

| March 17, 2013

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Wythall Radio Club is holding its holding club net on 145.225MHz from 8pm today and next Sunday. The Intermediate exam is on Monday. Tuesday sees a Morse class from 7.45pm, followed at 8.30pm by a talk on Circuit Wizard by Chris, G0EYO. On Thursday it’s the 80m Club Championships SSB Contest from 8pm, and the shack social is on Friday. Details from Chris, G0EYO, on 07710 412 819.

Friskney and East Lincolnshire Communications Club is running a club net on Monday on 144.165MHz USB, vertical polarisation. On Wednesday there is a M3+M6 club net on GB3FR from 7.30pm. Friday sees a club HF net on 3.748MHz from 8pm. Contact the FELCC Information Line on 07554 362 020 for more information.

Lincoln Short-Wave Club is holding a committee meeting in the shack on Monday. Wednesday sees a formal meeting at the BSA Club from 8.15pm. The club net is on Thursday from 8pm on 145.375MHz and the Saturday surgery and mentoring commences at 9am in the shack. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

South Birmingham Radio Society is having an open meeting on Monday. Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL. Shack and aerial work is on Friday. Contact Mick Cleary, G7RRP, on 07595 696 359.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Aldridge & Barr Beacon Amateur Radio Club is holding its AGM. Contact Albert, G0KFS, on 01922 614 169.

On Monday Gloucester Amateur Radio & Electronics Society is having a construction evening and operating on VHF. Details from Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

On Monday Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is running an open net on 145.250MHz from 7.30pm. More information from Robert Bird, by e-mail to spirit.guidespacehotmail.co.uk.

On Tuesday Derby & District Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM. Contact Richard Buckby, by e-mail to radiodadars.org.uk.

On Tuesday Dudley and District Amateur Radio Society is having its 23cm contest night. Details from Miles Hall, G4GSB, by e-mail to g4gsbspacegmx.com.

On Tuesday Loughborough & District Amateur Radio Club is watching a video on the Avro Vulcan. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is planning social events and training classes. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society is having an informal evening. Contact Nigel, M0CVO, on 01476 402 550.

On Wednesday South Notts Amateur Radio Club is having a natter night and is on the air. Contact Terry, M0RIA, on 01159 372 942.

On Wednesday Telford & District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk by M0RJS on the hows and whys of lenses. Contact Mike, G3JKX, on 01952 299 677.

On Thursday Cheltenham Amateur Radio Association is having a constructional exhibition. Details from Derek Thom, G3NKS, on 01242 241 099.

On Friday Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its President’s Night. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

On Saturday Rugby ATS is looking at valves and classical electronics. Details from Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

Category: News for England East Midlands, News for England West Midlands