News for England Midlands – 26 January 2020

| January 24, 2020

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. On Wednesday there’s an open club night and Thursday sees an open net on 145.575MHz from 8pm. Details from Rob, G6EIH, on 0781 214 6333.

Kettering and District Amateur Radio Society has a breakfast meeting this Sunday and next Sunday. On Tuesday there’s an evening meeting and Thursday sees the net from 7pm on 145.300MHz FM. Details from Ed, M0TZX, via email to

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

Coventry Amateur Radio Society has nets on Monday from 8pm on 145.375MHz FM and 7.175MHz SSB. Wednesday sees a DMR net from 8.30pm on talk group 2345974, then on Thursday a net on 50.175MHz SSB from 7pm. On Friday there’s an open net on 145.375MHz from 8pm instead of the usual 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, and on Thursday another club net starting at 7.30pm on 145.475MHz, which then moves to 80m SSB. Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

Leicester Radio Society is holding its AGM on Monday. Friday sees the club net from 7.30pm on 145.325MHz. More information from Sandra, G0MCV, on 0793 027 4044.

Midland Amateur Radio Society has its net on Monday from 7.30pm on 145.425MHz. Wednesday sees an open meeting with training classes and a discussion on forthcoming rally visits. 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 surplus sale. For details, email

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

On Monday Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society has a club meeting. Tuesday sees an open DMR net from 7.30pm on slot/local 2 gb7fw. Details from Robert Bird, via email to

Loughborough and District Amateur Radio Club is having a practical evening on Tuesday. Saturday sees a talk on transverters by Albert, G1KSC. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

Malvern Hills RAC has an informal meeting on Tuesday. On Wednesday it’s the net from 8pm on 145.350MHz FM. Contact Dave, G4IDF, on 01905 351 568.

Lincoln Short Wave Club is having a talk on Wednesday. Thursday sees the net on 145.375MHz from 8pm. For more information contact Pam Rose, G4STO, on 01427 788 356.

Now back to the 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 Tuesday Rugby ATS has contests and activities from 8pm. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940.

On Tuesday South Birmingham Radio Society has its regular coffee morning in the shack from 11am, and visitors are very welcome. Contact Gemma Gordon, M6GKG, by email to

On Wednesday Telford and District Amateur Radio Society is having a bowls evening with the LWVH Bowls Club. Contact John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 0782 473 7716.

On Thursday Solihull Amateur Radio Society has a net from 8pm, on or around 145.450MHz. For details, email

On Saturday Central Radio Amateur Circle is holding its AGM from 12.30pm. For details, text to 0794 802 7994.

On Sunday Cheltenham Amateur Radio Association has its net from 8.30am on 50.220MHz SSB. For details, email

On Sunday Worksop Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 432MHz AFS Contest. Contact Paul, M0PJA, on 0789 062 6684.

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