News for England Midlands – 4 August 2019

| August 2, 2019

We start with news from clubs with more than one event this week.

Wythall Radio Club has a net this Sunday and next Sunday on 145.225MHz or GB3WL from 8pm. Tuesday sees a Morse class, the UKAC contest plus a free-and-easy workshop evening. Details from Chris, G3YHF, on 0795 839 5904.

Burton Amateur Radio Society has its net from 10am on 145.575MHz this Sunday and next Sunday. On Wednesday there’s a club night. Thursday sees an open net on 145.575MHz from 8pm. Details from Rob, G6EIH, on 0781 214 6333.

Hereford Amateur Radio Society has nets from 10.30am on 3.77MHz this Sunday, on Tuesday and next Sunday. This Sunday and next Sunday also see nets on 145.4375MHz from 11am. Details from Duncan, M0OTG, via email to

This Sunday, South Birmingham Radio has a session checking aerials and feeders. Monday sees preparation for Field Day and on Tuesday there’s the regular shack coffee morning from 11am. Thursday sees training classes with Dave Murphy, G8OWL and on Friday there’s a session sorting stock for Telford Hamfest. Contact Gemma, M6GKG, by email to

South Normanton, Alfreton and District Amateur Radio Club has a technical night on Monday. Tuesday sees the club net from 6.45pm, around 145.475MHz. Contact Alan, M0OLT, via email to

Coventry ARS has nets on Monday from 8pm on 145.375MHz FM and 7.175MHz SSB. Wednesday sees a DMR net on from 8.30pm on TG 2345974. On Thursday there’s a net from 7pm on 50.175MHz SSB and Friday sees a portable night at Newbold Comyn. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 0795 877 7363.

Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society has a talk on Monday about FT8 by Barry Eames, M0HFY. There’s a club net on Wednesday from 7.30pm on 145.475MHz. Thursday sees a club net from 7.30pm on 145.475MHz, moving to 80m SSB. On Friday there’s a discussion Remote Hams and RCForb. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

Nunsfield House Amateur Radio Group has a shack night on Monday. Thursday sees the club net from 8pm on 145.325MHz and on Friday there’s a video night. Contact Paul, G1SGZ, via email to

RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its net on Monday from 8pm on 145.325MHz. On Friday there’s a committee meeting. Contact Bob, G3VCA on 0797 116 6250.

Lincoln Short Wave Club has a nibble-and-natter night on Wednesday. On Thursday it’s the club net from 8pm on 145.375MHz. Next Saturday there’s new member and open shack session from 9.30am. For more information contact Pam, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Stratford-upon-Avon and District Radio Society has its net from 8pm on 145.275MHz FM. Contact Clive, G0CHO, on 01608 664 488.

On Monday Leicester Radio Society has a Morse class until 7.30pm, this is followed by a construction evening. More information from Sandra Morley, G0MCV, on 0793 027 4044.

On Monday Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society has an open net, starting on 145.250MHz from 7.30pm. Details from Robert Bird, via email to

On Monday Welland Valley Amateur Radio Society has its net from 7pm on 145.275MHz FM. For more information contact Peter D. Rivers, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

On Tuesday Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is on the air from Wymeswold. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Malvern Hills RAC has a net from 8pm on 145.350MHz FM. Contact Dave, G4IDF, on 01905 351 568.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 0782 473 7716.

On Thursday Kettering and District Amateur Radio Society has its net from 7pm on 145.300MHz FM. Details from Ed O’Neill, M0TZX, via email to

On Thursday Solihull Amateur Radio Society has a net from 8pm, on or around 145.450MHz. Contact Stu, G4KUR, via email to

On Friday Spalding and District Amateur Radio Society is having a Q&A session. Contact Graham Boor, G8NWC, on 0775 461 9701.

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