News for England Midlands – 10 August 2014

| August 8, 2014

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Wythall Radio Club has a club stall at Wythall Carnival today from 10am and the club net on 145.225MHz at 8pm tonight and next Sunday. On Tuesday there’s a Morse class at 7.45 and a committee meeting at 8.30pm. The regular nibbles night is in the shack from 7.30 on Friday. 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 the third round of the G4ZMC Trophy. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.
RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its net on Monday at 8pm on 145.325MHz. Thursday sees a committee meeting. Contact Bob, G3VCA, on 07971 166 250.
South Birmingham Radio Society is sorting out equipment for the Telford Rally on Monday. The regular coffee morning in the shack is at 11am on Tuesday. Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL. Next Sunday is the Rugby ATS Radio Rally at Princethorpe College. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to
Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is meeting on Monday from 7.30pm at Sutton Coldfield Rugby Club. The 4m open net is on Tuesday at 7.30pm on 70.475MHz. More information from Robert Bird, by email to
Lincoln Short-Wave Club is taking part in the 432MHz UKCC on Tuesday. Wednesday sees shack activities and a natter night. The simplex net is on Thursday on 145.375MHz from 8pm. Next Saturday there’s GB2CWP at Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre plus the usual mentoring and surgery. Contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.
Rugby ATS is taking part in the UKAC 432MHz on Tuesday, alongside other radio operation and projects. Saturday sees preparations for the Rugby ATS Rally, which takes place next Sunday at Princethorpe. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.
Bromsgrove & District Amateur Radio Club is continuing its Intermediate course on Wednesday and having a data night. Friday sees a club night and a talk in the Garden Room. Contact Dave, M6DKT, on 07584 025 156.
Central Radio Amateur Circle is having a night on the air on Thursday. Saturday sees operations at Barr Beacon. More information from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07906 905 071.
Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Gloucester Amateur Radio & Electronics Society is having a picnic and operating session at Saul Junction. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.
On Monday Northampton Radio Club is having a natter night including a debrief on the 2m DF hunt, plus running a Foundation exam. Details from John, G4CZB, on 01604 832 584.
On Tuesday Dudley and District Amateur Radio Society is on the air and having a natter night. Details from Carl Roberts, M0ZCR, by email to
On Tuesday Loughborough & District Amateur Radio Club is conducting EME operations from the Glenmore. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.
On Tuesday Malvern Hills RAC is having a bring a rig night. Details from Dave, G4IDF, on 01905 351 568.
On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting and training classes. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.
On Wednesday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society has its net on 145.525MHz at 8pm. Contact Nigel, M0CVO, on 01476 402 550.
On Wednesday Telford & District Amateur Radio Society is having a Hamfest preparation meeting. Details from John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.
On Sunday Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society has a club table at the Rugby Rally. For more information contact Peter D Rivers, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

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