News for England Midlands – 3 August 2014

| August 1, 2014

We start with clubs that have several events this week. On Sunday 3 August Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is operating a special event station at the Staffordshire Regimental Museum Extravaganza today. The open net is on Monday at 7.30pm on 145.250MHz.More information from Robert Bird, by email to

Wythall Radio Club has its club net on 145.225MHz at 8pm tonight and next Sunday. On Tuesday there’s a Morse class at 7.45 and preparations for Wythall Carnival from 8.15. The regular nibbles night is in the shack from 7.30 on Friday. Next Sunday sees a club stall at Wythall Carnival. Details from Chris, G0EYO, on 07710 412 819.

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its club net at 8pm on Monday on 145.375MHz. Friday sees a barbecue and portable night at Newbold Comyn. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

Lincoln Short Wave Club is taking part in the 144MHz UKCC on Tuesday. Wednesday sees shack activities and a natter night. The repeater net is on Thursday on GB3LM from 8pm. Next Saturday there’s the usual mentoring and surgery. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Rugby ATS is taking part in the 144MHz UKAC on Tuesday, alongside radio operation and projects. Saturday sees preparation for the rally. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

South Birmingham Radio Society has its regular coffee morning from 11am on Tuesday. Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to

Bromsgrove and District Amateur Radio Club continues its Intermediate course on Wednesday, alongside a data night. There’s a club night on Friday. Contact Dave, M6DKT, on 07584 025 156.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday 4 August Aldridge and Barr Beacon Amateur Radio Club is holding a Morse class and general discussion. Contact Albert, G0KFS, on 01922 614 169.

On Monday RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its club net on 145.325MHz at 8pm. More information from Bob, G3VCA, on 07971 166 250.

On Monday 4 August Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society has its club net on 7.120MHz. For more information contact Peter D. Rivers, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

On Tuesday 5 August Central Radio Amateur Circle is taking part in the 144MHz UKAC Contest. More information from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.

On Tuesday 5 August Dudley and District Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 144MHz UKAC. Details from Carl Roberts, M0ZCR, by email to

On Tuesday 5 August Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a kite night. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is holding training classes, an open meeting and putting the shack on the air. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday 6 August South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society is having an informal evening. Contact Nigel, M0CVO, on 01476 402 550.

On Wednesday 6 August Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is putting GX3ZME on the air and having a committee meeting. Contact John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.

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