England Midlands 14 July 2013

| July 12, 2013

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Wythall Radio Club has its club net on 145.225MHz at 8pm today and next Sunday. On Tuesday there’s a Morse class then a talk on earthing and lightning protection by Mack, M0CUS. It’s the 80m Club Championships Data Contest on Thursday, 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 the 3rd round of the 2m DF Trophy. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

Lincoln Short-Wave Club is holding a committee meeting on Monday. Tuesday sees the 1.3GHz UK Activity Contest. On Wednesday there is a formal meeting 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. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

South Birmingham Radio Society is holding an open meeting and ragchew on Monday. The regular coffee morning is on Tuesday from 11am and Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL. On Friday there’s shack and aerial work. Details from Mick Cleary, G7RRP, on 07595 696 359.

Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society has an open net on 145.250MHz from 7 30pm. On Saturday it’s British inland waterways on air at Fazeley Mill Marina near Tamworth from 9.30am. More information from Robert Bird, by email to spirit.guide@hotmail.co.uk.

Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society is holding a DF night at Great Bowden Wreck on Monday. On Thursday it’s the 80m Club Championship Data contest. For more information contact Peter D Rivers, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

Salop Amateur Radio Society is putting its 50th anniversary callsign on the air on Thursday. On Saturday there’s a 50th anniversary event. Details on the club website at www.salop-ars.org.uk.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Aldridge and Barr Beacon Amateur Radio Club is having a general discussion. Contact Albert, G0KFS, on 01922 614 169.

On Monday Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is on the air on HF. Details from Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

On Monday Leicester Radio Society will be having a discussion on antenna matching and building, plus converting PMR radios for amateur use, led by Steve, G1LTV. Contact Steve, by email to steve_2e0svt@yahoo.co.uk.

On Tuesday Dudley and District Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 23cm UKAC night. Contact Carl Roberts, M0ZCR, by email to m0zcr@live.co.uk.

On Tuesday Loughborough & District Amateur Radio Club is going on a Radio Ramble, Location to be confirmed. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

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

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society has its 3rd 2m DF hunt from 7.30pm. Contact Mike, G3JKX, on 01952 299 677.

On Thursday Central Radio Amateur Circle Group is meeting at the Turf Tavern from 7.30pm. Contact Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.

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

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

On Saturday Rugby ATS is holding a committee meeting. Details from Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

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