News for England Midlands – 27 April 2013

| April 25, 2014

We start with clubs that have several events this week.

Spalding and District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on the Radiophile Cowbit Exposition today. Next Sunday there’s a visit to the Dambusters Hamfest. Contact Graham Boor, G8NWC, on 0775 760 832.

Wythall Radio has its club net on 145.225MHz at 8pm tonight and next Sunday. On Monday there’s a Curry Night at the Monsoon at 6.30pm. Tuesday sees a Morse class from 7.45 and at 8.30 Chris, G7DDN will be presenting the RSGB Dip into the Archives talk. Thursday marks the start of the 2014 Morse code activity month and Friday sees a nibbles night in the shack from 7.30. Details from Chris, G0EYO, on 07710 412 819.

Northampton Radio Club has its open net on Monday at 8pm on 145.4625MHz. Thursday at 7.30pm sees a club night from 8pm. Details from John Cockrill, on 07713 733 444.

Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is holding a club meeting on Monday at 7.15pm. Saturday sees operation as GB4FMC for British Inland Waterways on the Air from Fazeley Mill Marina. More information from Robert Bird, by email to

Lincoln Short Wave Club is taking part in the 70MHz UK AC in the shack from 7.30pm on Tuesday. Wednesday sees a used equipment sale at Aisthorpe Village Hall, with doors opening at 7 for the 8pm sale. The club repeater net is on Thursday on GB3LM from 8pm and Saturday sees the regular new licensee mentoring and Saturday surgery. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Rugby ATS is taking part in the 70MHz UKAC on Tuesday, alongside radio operation and projects. Saturday sees general radio and technical activities. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

South Birmingham Radio Society has its regular coffee morning in the shack on Tuesday from 11am. On Thursday there are training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL and on Friday there’s work dismantling surplus equipment. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to

Worcester Radio Amateurs Association is on GX3WOR on Wednesday evening. Next Sunday sees the monthly breakfast meeting from 9am at the Goring Café. Details from Rich Moles, M0UVA, via email to

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

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

On Monday Stratford Upon Avon District Radio Society is working on members’ projects in the shack. Contact G0CHO, on 01608 664 488.

On Tuesday Derby and District Amateur Radio Society is on the air. Email Richard Buckby via

On Tuesday Dudley and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Details from Carl Roberts, M0ZCR, by email to

On Tuesday Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a practical evening. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is running training classes, on the air and planning social events. 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 Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is having a demonstration of the Aerial Circus by G4CDY. Contact Mike, G3JKX, on 01952 299 677.

On Thursday Hucknall Rolls Royce Amateur Radio Club is holding a fox hunt. Details from Neil, M0NJJ, by email to

On Friday Bromsgrove and District Amateur Radio Club is holding its AGM. Contact Chris, M0BQE on 01905 776 869.

On Friday Central Radio Amateur Circle is holding an Advanced exam. More information from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.

On Friday Coventry Amateur Radio Society has a charity quiz night. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

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