News for England South East – 21 July 2015

| June 19, 2015

On Sunday 21 June Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society is operating GB1JSS for the summer solstice at Galleywood Common. Details by email from

On Sunday Cray Valley Radio Society is operating GB150CM as part of the Museums on the Air event. Details from Richard, G7GLW on 07831 715797.

On Sunday Newbury and District Amateur Radio Society is at the Newbury Radio Rally with a club meeting on Wednesday. On Saturday it is the Intermediate course practical and exam. Details from Rob, G4LMW on 01635 862 737.

On Sunday South Essex Amateur Radio Society is operating GB2BM as part of the Museums on the Air event at the Bay Museum and to commemorate the 71st anniversary of the two B17s that crashed at Canvey Point in 1944. On Saturday a station will operate for Armed Forces Day at The Paddocks. Since this year will be the anniversary of VE and VJ Days the exhibition will be WWII based. More details from Terry Howchen, G1FBW on 07986 070 040.

This Sunday and next, Surrey Radio Contact Club has a Top Band net on 1905kHz at 9.30am. On Friday there is a 2m net on 145.350MHz FM at 9pm. Information from John, G3MCX on 020 8688 3322.

On Monday 22 June Eastbourne Electronics and Radio Club has a PIC workshop with building and programming. Contact Peter by email to

On Tuesday 23 June Dorking and District Radio Society is having a talk on how to use an oscilloscope by David Smith, M3SXD. Details from David Browning, M6DJB by email to

On Wednesday 24 June Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has a club net on 145.375MHz at 8pm. Details from Andy, M0HAK via email to

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

On Wednesday Crawley Amateur Radio Club is having a introduction to Arduino, the different types available, and potential amateur radio-related uses by David Wilde, M0WID. More information from John, G3VLH, on 01342 714 402.

On Wednesday Darenth Valley Radio Society is testing equipment for VHF NFD. Contact Mike, G8AXA on 01689 856 935.

On Wednesday Hastings Electronics and Radio Club is having a talk on the Raspberry Pi computer system by Leon, G1HSM. On 28 June it is Field Day with a barbecue and the Wilf Gaye Memorial cup at Hastings Country Park. Details from Gordon on 01424 431 909.

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club has an informal meeting with Morse in the back room. Details from Chris Danby, G0DWV on 01603 419 204.

On Wednesday Southdown Amateur Radio Society has 12 wpm CW at 10am on 7.028MHz with G3AGF, G3DQY and G4BJP, the Cafe meet at 12.30pm, and portable operations from Beachy Head at 2.30pm. On Saturday it is portable operation from Beachy Head at 12.30pm on 144.300SSB, 145.500FM and 51.600FM. More information from Andy, M6GND on 01323 486 924

On Wednesday Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club is putting G3WOR on the air. Details from Gordon Hutchinson, 2E0GTG by email to

On Thursday 25 June Echelford Amateur Radio Society is on the air, practising CW, running a bring-and-buy and having a natter night. Contact John, G4GSC on 01784 451 898.

On Thursday Edgware and District Radio Society is on the air. More information from Mike, G4RNW on 02089 500 658.

On Thursday Hilderstone Radio and Electronics Club is having a talk on Matt, M0LMK’s new website. Details from Lynne Smith by email to

On Thursday Reading and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on Radio Caroline, the good times with items from the past by Alison Johnson, G8ROG. Details from Pete, G8FRC on 01189 695 697.

On Thursday Shefford and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a talk and practical demonstration on WWII Spy Radios by Ben Nock G4BXD. Contact Paul Bradfield, G1GSN on 0787 6685 827.

On Friday 26 June Cambridge and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on How Radio Amateurs foiled the Kaiser by David, M0ZEB. For more information contact David, M0ZEB on 01353 778 093.

On Friday Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is having a radio night and table top sale. Details from Sue Davis, G6YPY on 01273 845 103.

On Friday Wimbledon and District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk arranged by G4ADM. Details from Kim Brown, G6JXA on 07812 735 507.

On Saturday the 27th and Sunday 28 June Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is operating GB0RMM for Museums on the Air from the Royal Marines Museum, Southsea. Contact Stuart, G0FYX on 02392 472 846.

On the 27th and 28th Southgate Amateur Radio Club is at Whitewebbs Museum of Transport for Museums on the Air. Contact Mr K. Mendum, G8RPA via email to

Malc A. Williams, G0EGA will start a new GB2CW Morse class broadcast on 27 and 28 June and continue every subsequent weekend until 26 July. Transmissions are on 145.625MHz from 8pm local time and cover Norwich, Ipswich, Lowestoft, Great Yarmouth and surrounding areas. Details from Malc Williams, G0EGA by email to

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