News for England Midlands – 22 January 2017

| January 20, 2017

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Wythall Radio Club has its net tonight and next Sunday from 8pm on 145.225MHz or GB3WL. On Tuesday there’s a talk about the Cambridge Remote Station Project by Bob Whelan, G3PJT. Friday sees the regular nibbles and operating night in the shack. Details from Chris, G0EYO, on 07710 412 819.

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has an open net on Monday from 8pm on 145.375MHz FM and or 7.16MHz SSB, ± QRM. Thursday sees an open net from 8pm on 50.175MHz SSB. On Friday there’s a video night. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 07958 777 363.

South Birmingham Radio Society is discussing 2017 rally visits on Monday. Tuesday sees the regular coffee morning in the shack from 11am and Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to

Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society is holding a club meeting on Monday. On Tuesday it’s the DMR open net from 7.30pm on GB7FW slot/local2. Contact Robert Bird, via email to

Salop Amateur Radio Society has its club CW net on Tuesday from 4.30pm on 144.070MHz. Wednesday sees the club net on GB3LH from 8.30pm and on Thursday there’s a shack night. For details, email

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is holding a bring-and-sell evening. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

On Monday Leicester Radio Society has a project night. Contact Sandra Morley, G0MCV, on 0793 027 4044.

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

On Monday South Normanton Alfreton and District Amateur Radio Club is having a natter night. Details from A. Lawrence, 2E0BQS, on 0115 930 7322.

On Tuesday Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk by Art, G3KWY on long wires and dipoles and how they form easy aerials. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Tuesday Mid-Warwickshire Amateur Radio Society has mini talks. Contact Don, G4CYG, on 01926 424 465.

On Wednesday Midland Amateur Radio Society has the shack on the air plus a ragchew and training classes. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 0780 807 8003.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is holding an open forum on ideas for 2017. Contact John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 07824 737 716.

On Thursday Hinckley Amateur Radio and Electronics Society is holding a training course and Foundation Morse class. More information from Mark, 2E0SBM, on 0778 992 9730.

On Thursday Nuneaton and District Amateur Radio Club has its club net on Thursday from 9.30pm on 145.475MHz. Contact Neil Yorke, M0NKE, via email to

On Thursday Solihull Amateur Radio Society has its net on 145.450MHz at 8pm. Details from Paul, G8AYY, on 0121 628 7383.

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