England Midlands 7 July 2013

| July 4, 2013

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Lincoln Short-Wave Club is taking part in VHF field day all day today, plus there’s a Squadron Reunion at East Kirkby. Tuesday sees the 432MHz UK Activity Contest, and on Wednesday there are shack activities and a natter night at the BSA Club. The simplex net is on Thursday on 145.375MHz from 8pm. On Saturday there’s the surgery and mentoring from 9am, plus the Boultham Park rally. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Wythall Radio Club has its club net on 145.225MHz at 8pm today and next Sunday. On Monday there’s a Morse class and committee meeting. It’s the 80m Club Championships SSB Contest on Wednesday, then there’s the usual shack social on Friday from 7.30pm. Details from Chris, G0EYO, on 07710 412 819.

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its club net is on Monday on 145.375MHz. Friday sees Castles on the Air at Kenilworth Castle. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

South Birmingham Radio Society is holding a committee meeting on Monday. The regular coffee morning is on Tuesday from 11am and Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL. On Friday there’s a review of the club VHF Field Day results. Details from Mick Cleary, G7RRP, on 07595 696 359.

July Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on antenna analysers on Monday by Mike, M0AZE. On Tuesday there’s an open net on 70.475MHz from 7 30pm. More information from Robert Bird, by email to spirit.guide@hotmail.co.uk.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday 8 July Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is holding a junk and book sale. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

On Tuesday 9 July Derby and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact Richard Buckby, by email to radio@dadars.org.uk.

On Tuesday 9 July Dudley and District Amateur Radio Society is on the air and having a natter night. Details from Carl Roberts, M0ZCR, by email to m0zcr@live.co.uk.

On Tuesday 9 July Worcester Radio Amateurs Association is having a talk on radio controlled models. Details from Rich Moles, M0UVA, via email to secretary@m0zoo.co.uk.

On Wednesday 10 July Midland Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday 10 July South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society is discussing VHF NFD. Contact Nigel, M0CVO, on 01476 402 550.

On Wednesday 10 July Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is having an aerial circus. Contact Mike, G3JKX, on 01952 299 677.

On Wednesday 10 July Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 80m Club Championship SSB. For more information contact Peter D Rivers, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

On Thursday 11 July Salop Amateur Radio Society is having a shack night using the 50th anniversary callsign GB5OSR. Details on the club website at www.salop-ars.org.uk.

On Friday 12 July Bromsgrove and District Amateur Radio Club is having training on the FT-1000 and FT-2000 operation. Contact Chris, M0BQE on 01905 776 869.

On Friday 12 July Hucknall Rolls Royce Amateur Radio Club is holding a members’ forum. Contact Dave Wilde, G1YAI, by email to treasurer@hrrarc.com.

On Saturday 13 July Central Radio Amateur Circle is at the school summer fair. Details from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.

On Saturday 13 July Rugby ATS is holding a post mortem on VHF NFD. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

On Saturday and Sunday Worcester Radio Amateurs Association is at Stourport on Severn steam rally. Details from Rich Moles, M0UVA, via email to secretary@m0zoo.co.uk.

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