News for England South East – 15 June 2014

| June 13, 2014

On Sunday 15 June Newbury and District Amateur Radio Society will be running the Newbury Radio Rally. Information from Rob, G4LMW on 01635 862 737.

On Monday 16 June Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society is holding an evening DF hunt. For more information contact John, M5AJB, on 01787 460 947.

On Monday Burnham Beeches Radio Club has a club meeting. Contact Dave, G4XDU, on 01628 625 720.

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

On Monday Surrey Radio Contact Club is having a talk on the G5RV by Mike Parkin, G0JMI of Alton Antenna Arrays. More information from John, G3MCX on 020 8688 3322.

On Tuesday 17 June Brede Steam Amateur Radio Society is in the shack. More details from Dan, M0HOW on 01424 882 008.

On Tuesday Bromley and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a DF hunt including teaching how it’s done. Contact Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

On Wednesday 18 June Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has a net on 145.375MHz starting at 8pm. More information from Andy, M0HAK by e-mail to

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club has an informal and bright sparks evening. Details from Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 419 204.

On Wednesday Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club is holding the annual club DF competition. Then, on Thursday, the club is participating in the SSB leg of the 80m club championships. Details from John, G8FMJ on 01273 593 232.

On Thursday 19 June Cray Valley Radio Society is holding the annual DF hunt. More information from Richard, G7GLW on 07831 715 797.

On Thursday Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on ‘How telecoms get to the house’ by Bob Button. On the 21st and 22nd, GB2WRM will be on the air from the World War 1 remembrance museum at Fort Widley, near Portsmouth. Contact Stuart, G0FYX, on 02392 472 846 for more information.

On Thursday Shefford and District Amateur Radio Society has a visit to Grafham Water for a tour of the dam and water treatment facility with Colin Hinge from Anglian Water. Contact John Burnett, 2E0OAK, on 07860 804 793.

On Thursday Sutton and Cheam Radio Society is having introduction to data modes by Andrew Vine, M0GJH. More information from John, G0BWV, on 02086 449 945.

On Thursday Thames Amateur Radio Group starts a four day field event with GB2HBT from Two Tree Island. More information from Mark Sanderson, M0IEO by e-mail to

On Friday 20 June Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is planning a windmills evening at the Jack and Jill car park. More information from Sue Davis, G6YPY on 01273 845 103.

On Saturday 21 June Crystal Palace Radio and Electronics Club has a visit to the Vintage Wireless Museum in Dulwich. Contact Bob, G3OOU, on 01737 552 170 for more details.

On Saturday Reading and District Amateur Radio Club is celebrating the club’s 80th anniversary with a summer social BBQ. Details from Pete, G8FRC, on 01189 695 697.

On Saturday, Verulam ARC will be operating from the Mid Summer Gala of the Sandridge 900 Celebrations using GB0SAN. More information about this event is on under this callsign or contact Ralph, G1BSZ on 01923 265 572.

On Sunday 22 June Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society is attending the ESWR Rally at the Orwell Crossing Truck Stop. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

On Sunday Hastings Electronics and Radio Club is holding a field day and BBQ from 9am to 9pm at Hastings Country Park, Fairlight. More details from Gordon on 01424 431 909.

On Sunday South Essex Amateur Radio Society is putting GB2BM on the air from the Bay Museum. More details from Dave, G4UVJ on 01268 697 978.

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