News for England Midlands – 2 February 2020

| January 31, 2020

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

This Sunday and next Sunday, Cheltenham Amateur Radio Association has a net at 8.30am on 50.220MHz SSB. Tuesday sees slow Morse on 3540kHz and up between 8 and 9pm. More from Derek, G3NKS, by email to

Kettering & District Amateur Radio Society has a breakfast meeting today 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

Rugby Amateur Transmitting Society has a daily net on 144.275MHz SSB from 8.30am to 9am. Contact Steve, G8LYB, on 01788 578 940 for more information.

Worksop Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the Affiliated Societies Contest on 432MHz this Sunday and the 144MHz UK Activity Contest as part of the club night on Tuesday. Wednesday is radio datamodes and Thursday is a talk Weather Images by Krystina, G5Y. Details from L. Paul, M0PJA on 0789 062 6684.

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, an entry in the UK Activity Contest as well as a workshop and social 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 it’s the construction competition. 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. On Friday the net is at 7.30pm on 432.220MHz SSB, Contact Anne, 2E1GKY, on 01242 699 595, daytime.

Midland Amateur Radio Society has its net on Monday from 7.30pm on 145.425MHz, all are welcome to join in. 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 club night on Monday. Thursday sees the club net from 8pm on 145.325MHz and on Friday it’s the AGM. For details, email Paul, G1SGZ at

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 South Birmingham Radio Society is working in the shack. Tuesday sees a coffee morning in the shack from 11am and visitors are welcome. Contact Gemma, M6GKG, by email to

On Tuesday Central Radio Amateur Circle is taking part in the 144MHz UK Activity Contest and Saturday sees a general meeting with exam planning. Text to 0794 802 7994 for other information.

Now back to the listing in date order.

On Monday Stourbridge and District Amateur Radio Society is on-the-air with an informal meeting. Details from John, M1EJG on 01562 700 513.

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 a club net on 145.275 FM at 7.30pm—for more information contact Peter, G4XEX, on 01858 432 105.

On Wednesday Leicester Radio Society has a Foundation course starting at 7pm. More information from Sandra, G0MCV, on 0793 027 4044.

On Wednesday Malvern Hills Radio Amateurs Club has a net on 145.350MHz FM at 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.

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