News for England Midlands – 9 February 2020

| February 7, 2020

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

Today 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 to 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.

Wythall Radio Club has its net on 145.225MHz or GB3WL from 8pm today and next Sunday. On Tuesday there’s a Morse class with David, G0HVN at 7.30pm, followed by a free & easy night as well as a workshop. 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 a club meeting. Contact John, G8SEQ, on 0795 877 7363 for more details.

Gloucester Amateur Radio & Electronics Society has a talk on Operating a Small Scale Dab Multiplex using SDR by Andy Clarke 2E0UPS on Monday. Wednesday sees 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 a committee meeting with training classes. 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 there’s a committee meeting. 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. On Friday it’s time to sort stock for the March Wythall Hamfest. Contact Gemma, M6GKG, by email to

On Monday Sutton Coldfield Amateur Radio Society has a club meeting. Tuesday sees an open net, 70.475.00MHz, 7.30pm, all welcome. Details from Robert Bird, via email to

On Tuesday Malvern Hills RAC has a talk on Insurance & the Radio amateur by Julian, M6NNQ. Wednesday sees a net on 145.350MHz FM at 8pm. Contact Dave, G4IDF, on 01905 351 568.

Worksop Amateur Radio Society is taking part in the 432MHz UK Activity Contest as part of the club night on Tuesday. Wednesday is radio datamodes and Thursday is an entry in the 50MHz UK Activity Contest. Details from Paul, M0PJA on 0789 062 6684.

On Saturday Central Radio Amateur Circle has a general meeting and event planning evening. Then next Sunday is a trip to the Radioactive Rally, Nantwich. Text to 0794 802 7994 for other information.

Now back to the listing in date order.

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

On Tuesday Loughborough & District Amateur Radio Club is having a natter night. More information from Chris, G1ETZ, on 01509 504 319.

On Tuesday Mid-Warwickshire Amateur Radio Society has an HF meeting on the air on 7.065MHz. Details from Don, G4CYG on 01926 424 465

On Wednesday Telford & District Amateur Radio Society is looking at going out and about in 2020 both portable and in contest events. Contact John Humphreys, M0JZH, on 0782 473 7716.

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