News for England Midlands – 1 December 2019

| November 29, 2019

We start with clubs that have more than one event this week.

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

Wythall Radio Club has its net this Sunday and next Sunday from 8pm on GB3WL or 145.225MHz. Tuesday sees a Morse class and free-and-easy plus workshop evening. On Wednesday there’s a talk and demonstration with Wythall Scouts. More information from Chris, G3YHF, on 0795 839 5904.

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has nets on Monday on 145.375MHz FM and 7.175MHz SSB, both at 8pm. Wednesday sees a DMR net on Talk Group 2345974 from 8.30pm and on Thursday there’s a net on 50.175MHz SSB from 7pm. On Friday the club night. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 0795 877 7363.

Gloucester Amateur Radio and Electronics Society has informal activities on Monday. On Wednesday there’s a club net from 7.30pm on 145.475MHz FM. Thursday sees a club net from 7.30pm on 145.475MHz, moving to 80m SSB, and on Friday there’s a club net from 7.30pm on 432.220MHz SSB. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

Leicester Radio Society announces that it will be running a Foundation course on Wednesday evenings from 5 February, culminating in the exam on the 25th. Please book your place as soon as possible. This Monday sees a Morse class from 7pm followed by a chat about the new construction projects. Thursday is a drop-in chat and cuppa day, then Friday sees an open net from 7.30pm on 145.325MHz. More information, including Foundation course details, from Sandra, G0MCV, on 0793 027 4044.

Midland Amateur Radio Society has an open net on Monday from 7.30pm on 145.425MHz. On Wednesday there’s a general meeting with training classes and the shack on the air. Details from Norman, G8BHE, on 0780 807 8003.

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 shack night and programme planning session. Contact Paul, G1SGZ, via email to

RAF Waddington Amateur Radio Club has its net on Monday on 145.325MHz from 8pm. On Friday there is a club meeting at the shack. Details from Bob, G3VCA, on 0797 116 6250.

South Normanton, Alfreton and District Amateur Radio Club has a technical night on Monday. On Tuesday the club is closed. Contact Alan, M0OLT, via email to

South Birmingham Radio Society has work in the shack on Monday. Tuesday sees the regular coffee morning in the shack from 11am, and on Thursday it’s training with Dave, G8OWL. Contact Gemma, M6GKG, by email to

Cheltenham Amateur Radio Association has slow Morse around 3540kHz from 8pm on Tuesday. Next Sunday there’s a net from 8.30am on 50.220MHz SSB. Contact Derek, G3NKS, via email to

Salop Amateur Radio Society has its CW net on Tuesday from 4.30pm on 144.070MHz. Wednesday sees the club net on GB3LH at 8pm and on Thursday it’s the Chairman’s Forum. For details, email

Worksop Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 2m UKAC on Tuesday. Wednesday sees a 2m datamodes on the air evening. On Thursday there’s a talk by Paul, M0PJA on using a Raspberry Pi to control your radio. Contact Paul, M0PJA, on 0789 062 6684.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Stourbridge and District Amateur Radio Society has an on air and informal evening. Contact John, M1EJG, on 01562 700 513.

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

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 Tuesday Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club has a talk on Phil’s mast by G4DCI. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Wednesday Malvern Hills Radio Amateur Club has its net on 145.350MHz FM from 8pm. Contact Dave, G4IDF, on 01905 351 568.

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a committee meeting. Contact John, 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, M0TZX, via email to

On Thursday Solihull Amateur Radio Society has its net from 8pm, on or around 145.450MHz. Details via email to

On Friday South Kesteven Amateur Radio Society has a social evening and Morse training. Contact Steve, 2E0WCG, on 01780 764 419.

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

On Saturday Central Radio Amateur Circle has a general meeting plus group equipment check. Text for details to 0794 802 7994.

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