News for England South East – 1 March 2015

| February 27, 2015

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Surrey Radio Contact Club Sunday has its top band net today and next Sunday on 1905kHz from 9.30am. On Monday there’s a surplus equipment sale. The 2m net on Friday is on 145.350MHz ±25kHz at 9pm. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 8688 3322.

Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club has its regular Sunday breakfast meeting today from 9am. The Advanced course continues from 8pm on Tuesday. Wednesday sees the second part of the talk on home construction by Ron Bravery, G3SKI. On Saturday there’s the Advanced exam. Contact Gordon Hutchinson, 2E0GTG, on 07801 599 470.

Southdown Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM on Monday at WRVS centre Eastbourne. Wednesday sees an operating evening at the Hailsham shack and Beachy Head. Details from John, G3DQY, on 01424 424 319.

Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society has a talk on The GB3VHF Story by Chris Whitmarsh, G0FDZ at Oaklands on Tuesday. On Thursday there’s a training and Morse class at Danbury Village Hall. Details from

Radio Society of Harrow has an informal meeting on Tuesday. Friday sees a meeting at a new venue, The Northwick Room at the Harrow District Masonic Centre, HA3 0EL. Details from Linda, G7RJL, on 0208 386 8586.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society is having a sausage and mash evening meal. For more information contact John, M5AJB, on 01787 460 947.

On Monday Burnham Beeches Radio Club is holding its AGM, plus wine and nibbles. Contact Dave, G4XDU, on 01628 625 720.

On Wednesday Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has its net from 8pm on 145.375MHz. Details from Andy, M0HAK, via email to

On Wednesday Brede Steam Amateur Radio Society is at the shack. Details from Dan Adkin, M0HOW, on 01424 882 008.

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is holding its home construction competition. Details from Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 419 204.

On Thursday Cray Valley Radio Society is having a construction evening with Chris Whitmarsh, G0FDZ. Contact Richard, G7GLW, on 07831 715 797.

On Thursday Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is having a natter night and social evening. Contact Stuart, G0FYX, on 02392 472 846.

On Thursday Horsham Amateur Radio Club is having a club night and junk sale. Contact Adrian, G4LRP, on 07714 664 957.

On Thursday Shefford and District Amateur Radio Society is holding its AGM. Contact John Burnett, 2E0OAK, on 07860 804 793.

On Friday Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society is having part five of the Dip into the RSGB Archives, WW1 Communications, with Paul, G4YQC. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

On Friday Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is having a surplus equipment sale. Contact Sue Davis, G6YPY, on 01273 845 103.

On Friday Thames Amateur Radio Group is having a talk on number stations by Tom, 2E0TNC. Contact Mark Sanderson, M0IEO, on 07940 579116

On Sunday Bromley and District Amateur Radio Society has the final day of its Intermediate course. Contact Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

Finally, advance notice that Dr M. A. Williams, G0EGA will start a new GB2CW Morse class broadcast on 14 and 15 March and every subsequent weekend until 12 April. Transmissions are on 145.250MHz from 8pm local time and cover Norwich, Ipswich, Lowestoft, Great Yarmouth and surrounding areas. Contact Dr M. A. Williams, G0EGA, on 01986 782 444, evenings only.

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