England Midlands 16 June 2013

| June 14, 2013

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Lincoln Short Wave Club is taking part in Museums on the Air CW at East Kirkby today. There’s a committee meeting at the shack on Monday, where on Tuesday there’s the 1.3GHz UK AC. Wednesday sees a formal meeting at the BSA Club and on Thursday it’s the club simplex net on 145.375MHz  from 8pm. The Saturday surgery and mentoring commences at 9am in the shack plus Museums on the Air SSB at East Kirkby, continuing into next Sunday. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Wythall Radio Club is at the Newbury Rally this morning then is holding its club net on 145.225MHz from 8pm today and next Sunday. On Monday the Foundation course continues with a mock exam. Tuesday sees a Morse class from 7.45pm, followed at 8.30pm by talk on the Worked All Britain Awards Scheme by Judith, G4IAQ and Dave, G4IAR. The 80m Club Championships SSB Contest is on Thursday and the shack social is on Friday from 7.30pm. Details from Chris, G0EYO, on 07710 412 819.

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its club net on Monday on 145.375MHz. Friday sees the 2nd round of the G4ZMC Trophy at Hatton Locks. Next weekend GB4H is active for Museums on the Air. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society is running a Wi-Fi DX experiment on Monday with the Kettering Club. Thursday sees the 80m Club Championship SSB. For more information contact Peter D Rivers, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

South Birmingham Radio Society has its regular coffee morning on Tuesday. Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL. Contact Mick Cleary, G7RRP, on 07595 696 359.

Northampton Radio Club has a 2m net on Monday on 145.4625MHz at 8pm, then there’s a Club Evening from 8pm on Thursday. Contact John, G4CZB, by email to g4czb@hotmail.com.

Hucknall Rolls Royce Amateur Radio Club is having a club meeting and members’ forum on Friday. Next Saturday sees the start of the Foundation training weekend. Details from Dave Wilde, G1YAI, by email to treasurer@hrrarc.com.

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

On Monday Gloucester Amateur Radio & Electronics Society is operating outdoors and having a picnic. Contact 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 email to spirit.guide@hotmail.co.uk.

On Tuesday Derby & District Amateur Radio Society is having an illustrated talk on the work of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution by Richard Dobson. Contact Richard Buckby, by email to radio@dadars.org.uk.

On Tuesday Loughborough & District Amateur Radio Club is having a fish & chip supper. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio society is holding a committee meeting. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday Telford & District Amateur Radio Society is operating portable in the field. Contact Mike, G3JKX, on 01952 299 677.

On Thursday Central Radio Amateur Circle is on the air. Contact Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.

On Thursday Salop Amateur Radio Society is having a barbecue at The Sun. Details on the club website at www.salop-ars.org.uk.

On Friday Bromsgrove & District Amateur Radio Club is having a VHF night. Contact Chris, M0BQE on 01905 776 869.

On Friday Spalding & District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk by Rob, M0VFC on his DXpedition to ZD9UW, Tristan da Cunha. Details from Graham Boor, G8NWC, on 0775 4619 701.

On Saturday Rugby ATS is having discussions about practical electronics projects. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

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