England Midlands News – 19 January 2014

| January 17, 2014

We start with clubs that are having more than one event this week. Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its club net on Monday on 145.375MHz from 8pm. Friday sees a quiz night. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

South Birmingham Radio Society is making plans for the Wythall Rally on Monday. The regular coffee morning in the shack is on Tuesday from 11am. On Thursday there are training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL and Friday sees work in the shack. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to gemmagordon.m6gkg@gmail.com.

Lincoln Short-Wave Club is taking part in the 1.3 GHz UKAC Contest from the shack on Tuesday from 8pm. There’s a formal meeting on Wednesday and Thursday sees the club net on 145.375MHz at 8pm. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Rugby ATS is taking part in the 1296MHz UKAC alongside other radio operation and projects on Tuesday. On Saturday there’s practical projects session. Details from Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Sunday Central Radio Amateur Circle commences its activities for SOS Radio Week. Details from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.

On Sunday Worcester Radio Amateurs Association commences its activities for SOS Radio Week. Details from Rich Moles, M0UVA, via email to secretary@m0zoo.co.uk.

On Monday Aldridge and Barr Beacon Amateur Radio Club is holding a Morse class plus general discussion. Contact Albert, G0KFS, on 01922 614 169.

On Monday Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is having an operating and workshop evening. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

On Monday Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society has an open net on 145.250MHz from 7.30pm. More information from Robert Bird, by email to spirit.guide@hotmail.co.uk.

On Tuesday Cheltenham Amateur Radio Association is having lunch. Details from Derek Thom, G3NKS, on 01242 241 099.

On Tuesday Derby and District Amateur Radio Society is having a technical topics and book swap evening. Contact Richard Buckby, by email to radio@dadars.org.uk.

On Tuesday Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a further talk on valves by Andrew, G7SEG. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is planning rally visits and training classes for 2014. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society is planning for the year’s activities. Contact Nigel, M0CVO, on 01476 402 550.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is having a video evening. Contact Mike, G3JKX, on 01952 299 677.

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