News for Wales – 3 March 2024

| March 1, 2024

The next meeting of Aberdare and District Amateur Radio Society will be held on Friday 15 March at Hirwaun YMCA Hall, CF44 9RB from 6pm. Ian Miles 2W0IWM,

Aberkenfig and District Amateur Radio Club has its weekly meeting on Wednesday from 7pm at Tondu Railway Club, Station Approach, Bridgend. The club is an approved RSGB Examination Centre for those wishing to study and take their amateur radio exams. Brian, GW4DVB,

On Tuesday, Barry Amateur Radio Society is meeting from 6.30pm. There will be a club net on 144.550MHz from 8pm on Wednesday. On Friday, there will be a Zoom meeting from 7pm hosted by Glyn, GW0ANA. Steve, 2W0VOG, 07900 560 080

Carmarthen Amateur Radio Society is holding its full AGM on Tuesday 5 March 2024 from 7pm, with light refreshments available. So, there is no digital net on XLX490 that evening. All members, and past members of the Society, are encouraged to attend to ensure a quorum and to pay annual subs. Three other regular nets are being held as normal: a 70cm FM net on GB3CM on Wednesday starting at 7.30pm; a 2m FM net is on GB3FG on Thursday starting at 8pm; and an 80m SSB net on Sunday, conditions permitting, starting at 2.30pm. For further information on any aspect of the above nets or for information in general, please contact Andy, GW0JLX on 07768 282880. Visit the club website for more details.

Cwmbran and District Amateur Radio Society has a club night every Wednesday from 7pm to 9pm at Henllys Village Hall, NP44 6JZ. New and old members are always welcome. The Society has a fully-equipped shack for member use which also houses the GB3YA repeater, with an Echolink connection via GB3YA-R. Both are owned and maintained by the club. Why not join the Monday evening net on 145.712.5MHz, CTCSS 94.8, with a 600kHz split, from 7.30pm. Ken Smith, 07411 595 103, Visit the website for details.

On Sundays, Dragon Amateur Radio Club has a net around 145.550MHz from 7pm. Members are meeting at Canolfan, Esceifiog, Gaerwen, from 7pm on Monday. On Thursday there will be a net via the GB3AN repeater and Wires-X Room 86178 from 7pm.

Highfields Amateur Radio Club meets at Rhiwbina Recreation Club, Lon Y Dail, Cardiff, CF14 6EA at 7pm every Tuesday. The Club has access for disabled visitors. There are nets on GB3WB from 9.30pm to 10.30pm most nights of the week.

On Sundays, Newport Amateur Radio Society has an HF net around 7.1MHz from 10am. On Tuesday, there will be a net on 145.375MHz from 8pm. On Thursday, there will be a meeting at the Society’s clubhouse from 7pm. Visit the website to find out more.

On Sundays, North Wales Amateur Radio Group has a net via the GB3OR repeater from 8pm. On Monday, the Group has a club night at Bryn Cadno Community Centre from 7pm. Friday sees a net via the GB3OR repeater from 7pm. Sandra Pearce, MW6ACZ,

Rhondda Amateur Radio Society meets at Ystrad, Rhondda Sports Centre, CF41 7SY on Tuesdays. More information about the Society can be found by visiting the club website John, GW4BUZ, 01443 432 542

On Monday, St Tybie Amateur Radio Society is meeting at the portacabin adjacent to Saron Hall, SA18 3LN from 7pm. On Friday there will be a net on 3.739MHz from 11am. Gareth, GW4JPC,

Uskside Amateur Radio Club meets every Thursday from 7 to 9pm at the Indoor Bowls Centre, Glebelands Stadium, Bank Street, Newport, NP19 7HF. On Tuesdays there is a net on 145.550MHz from 7pm.

Category: News for North Wales, News for South Wales