England South-East News – 16 February 2014

| February 14, 2014

We start with news from clubs that have several events this week. Bromley and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a discussion on operating etiquette on Tuesday. Saturday sees the start of the Foundation course. Details from Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

Radio Society of Harrow has a social evening on Tuesday at Windsock Club. Thursday sees a talk by RSGB VHF Manager John Regnault, G4SWX on building a successful remotely operated station. Contact Linda, G7RJL, on 02083 868 586.

Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club is having a discussion evening on Wednesday. Thursday sees the 80m CC-CW contest. Contact John, G8FMJ, on 01273 593 232.

Lowestoft and District PYE Amateur Radio Club has a CW net on 28.050MHz from 8.30pm and an FM net on 29.140MHz from 9pm today and next Sunday. Tuesday sees a 2m net on 145.450MHz FM from 9pm. Thursday has a club night at the shack. Contact Tim Ward, 2E0TJW, on 07810 481 182.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday 17 February Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society is preparing for the club construction challenge. For more information contact John, M5AJB, on 01787 460 947.

On Monday 17 February Burnham Beeches Radio Club is having part four of the talk by Tony Crake, G0OVA on his life at the BBC. Contact Dave, G4XDU, on 01628 625 720.

On Monday 17 February Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society is having an amateur radio skills workshop at Danbury Village Hall. Contact Martyn, G1EFL, on 01245 469 008.

On Monday 17 February Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society is looking at aerials with Alan, M0JSA. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to pjw@btinternet.com.

On Tuesday 18 February Brede Steam Amateur Radio Society is at the shack. Contact Steve, on 01424 720 815.

On Tuesday 18 February Verulam Amateur Radio Club is holding its AGM followed by a talk on Echolink. Contact Ralph, G1BSZ, on 01923 265 572.

On Wednesday 19 February Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on images of the universe by astronomer Paul Money. Details from Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 898 678.

On Thursday 20 February Colchester Radio Amateurs is having an any questions evening. Contact Jeff, G7TAT, on 07899 894 435.

On Thursday 20 February Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on the Admiralty shutter telegraph system by John Wakefield. Contact Stuart, G0FYX, on 02392 472 846.

On Thursday 20 February Sutton and Cheam Radio Society is having a talk on the FUNcube satellite project by David Bowman, G0MRF. Details from John, G0BWV, on 020 8644 9945.

On Friday 21 February Hilderstone Radio and Electronics Club is at Margate GEEK show. Contact Chrissie Turner, by email to hilderstoneclub@gmail.com.

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