News for England Midlands – 13 December 2015

| December 11, 2015

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Worksop Amateur Radio Society has its Intermediate exam today. Tuesday sees the Christmas party, and on Wednesday there’s VHF and UHF activities from 8pm. Thursday has a technical and construction evening, plus radio operation and Morse tuition. Saturday sees on the air activities from 8am and on next Sunday there’s a special event station on the air for YOTA day. More information from Paul, M0PJA, on 07890 626 684.

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has its open net on Monday from 8pm on 145.375MHz and/or 7.16MHz ±QRM. On Friday there’s the Christmas quiz. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is open on Monday with seasonal activities. On Wednesday there’s a club net from 7.30pm starting on 145.500MHz. Thursday sees a net commencing on 145.550MHz at 7.30pm and then moving to other bands. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its club net on 145.325MHz from 8pm on Monday. Thursday sees a nibbles night. Contact Bob, G3VCA, on 07971 166 250.

South Birmingham Radio Society is checking equipment on Monday. The regular coffee morning in the shack is on Tuesday from 11am. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, via email to

Salop Amateur Radio Society has its club CW net on Wednesday from 4.30pm on 144.070MHz followed by the voice net from 8.30pm via GB3LH. Thursday sees the Christmas celebration with mince pies. For details, email

Nuneaton and District Amateur Radio Club has its club net on Thursday from 9.30pm on 145.475MHz. The Christmas social is on Friday. Contact Neil Yorke, 2E0NEI, via email to or visit

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

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society is closed. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 07808 078 003.

On Wednesday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society is having a fish and chip supper evening. More information from Andrew, M0NRD, on 07969 062 859.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is holding its Christmas party. Contact John Humphreys M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.

On Friday Melton Mowbray ARS has its Christmas party. Contact Brian, M0YBX, on 07772 659 622.

On Saturday Central Radio Amateur Circle is holding a group meeting. Details from Martin Hallard, G1TYV, on 07948 027 994.

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