News for England South East – 3 May 2015

| May 1, 2015

We start with news from 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. The 2m net is on Friday on 145.350MHz at 9pm. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 8688 3322.

Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club has its breakfast meeting from 9am today. Wednesday sees an introduction to working DX by Keith, G3VKW. Next Sunday the club is participating in Mills on the Air at High Salvington from 9am to 4pm. Details from Gordon Hutchinson, 2E0GTG, on 07801 599 470.

Southdown Amateur Radio Society is running a 12wpm CW net on Monday and Thursday from 10am on 7.028MHz with G3AGF, G3DQY and G4BJP. On Wednesday there are operations at the Hailsham shack from 10.30am followed by a café meet at Beach Head at 1pm. Next Saturday sees operations with BHRS from 12.30pm on 51.6MHz FM, 144.300MHz SSB and 145.500MHz FM. And on next Saturday and Sunday there will be Mills on the Air operations from Polegate Windmill. Contact Andy, M6GND on 01323 486 924.

Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is preparing for Mills on the air on Friday, and operating the station next Saturday and Sunday. Contact Sue Davis, G6YPY, on 01273 845 103.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Monday Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society is making plans for Mills on the Air and having a natter night. For more information contact John, M5AJB, on 01787 460 947.

On Monday Burnham Beeches Radio Club is holding its 2m contest. Contact Dave, G4XDU, on 01628 625 720.

On Monday Radio Society of Harrow is operating GX3EFX for May Day at Harrow Museum. Details from Linda, G7RJL, on 0208 386 8586.

On Tuesday Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society is having a talk at Oaklands Museum on portable operating by Charlie Davy, M0PZT. For more information, send an email to

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

On Wednesday Banbury Amateur Radio Society is having presentations by Adrian, M0RDI and Gordon, G4EBF. Details are online at

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

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is having a talk and demo of the quadcopter drone by Geoff, G4ODC. Details from Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 419 204.

On Thursday Cray Valley Radio Society is having a talk on datamodes for all occasions by Dave, M0TAZ Contact Richard, G7GLW, on 07831 715 797.

On Thursday Horsham Amateur Radio Club is having a club night, discussing antenna gain with Mike Underhill. G3LHZ. Details from Adrian, G4LRP, on 07714 664 957.

On Thursday Reading and District Amateur Radio Club is visiting Martin Lynch & Sons’ new emporium. Details from Pete, G8FRC, on 01189 695 697.

On Thursday Shefford and District Amateur Radio Society is closed, as the meeting hall is being used for the elections. Contact John Burnett, 2E0OAK, on 07860 804 793.

On Friday Cambridge and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on QRSS by John, M0MTW. Contact David, M0ZEB, on 01353 778 093.

On Friday Guildford and District Radio Society is having a talk by Chris Ware, G3WOS on a six metre adventure. More information from Timothy Dabbs, G7JYQ, on 020 8241 9396.

On Friday Itchen Valley Amateur Radio Club is holding a members’ forum at Otterbourne Church rooms, not the village hall. Contact Quintin Gee, M1ENU, on 023 8078 7799.

On Friday Wimbledon and District Amateur Radio Society is having mini talks. Details from Kim Brown, G6JXA, on 07812 735 507.

On Saturday Eastbourne Electronics & Radio Club commences two days of operating for Mills on the Air. Contact Peter, via email to

On Saturday and Sunday Hilderstone Radio and Electronics Club is on the air for Mill on the Air. Details from Lyne Smith, via email to

On Sunday Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society is operating GB2WTM at Woodbridge Tide Mill for Mills on the Air. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

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