News for England South-East – 7 August 2016

| August 5, 2016

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Cambridge and District Amateur Radio Club has nets today and next Sunday from 8.30am on 144.180MHz USB, from 10.30am on 7.0875MHz or 3.620MHz LSB, and from 11.30am on 145.550MHz FM. Wednesday sees a club net on 145.550MHz from 8pm. On Friday there’s a demo and practical advice on data mode decoding by John, M0MTW and Ian, M0HTA. Contact Ian, M0HTA, via email to

Surrey Radio Contact Club has its Top Band net today and next Sunday on 1905kHz from 9.30am. Thursday sees a net on 70.300MHz from 8pm and Friday sees a net on 145.350MHz, also from 8pm. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 8688 3322.

Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club has its regular net on 3.172MHz from 7.30am today and next Sunday. The monthly breakfast meeting is at 9am today. On Monday there’s a club net on 145.425MHz FM from 7.30pm. Wednesday sees the club meeting, and on Thursday there’s a club net on 7.106MHz SSB from 11am. Contact Al, M0OAL, via email to

Fareham and District Amateur Radio Club has its 2m net on 145.475MHz from 8pm on Tuesday. On Wednesday there’s a natter night at the clubhouse and on Thursday the club Top Band net is on 1967kHz from 7.30pm. For details, email Chris Jenkins-Powell, G7MFR, via

Southdown Amateur Radio Society has its regular schedule of multiple nets and meet-ups on Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday on various bands and venues. Next Saturday and Sunday see activities for the Military World show at Detling. Details from Andy, M6GND, on 01323 486 924.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. Today,Sunday, Leiston Amateur Radio Club is having an antenna day from 10am at the QTH of G4HUP. For details, email

On Monday Coulsdon Amateur Transmitting Society has its annual barbecue at Prue’s, G4RWW. Details from Mike Buckley, M1CCF, on 020 8654 2582.

On Monday Eastbourne Electronics and Radio Club is having a project demo. Contact Peter, via email to

On Monday Essex Hams has a net on GB3DA from 8pm, plus there’s a live audio feed and chatroom at Contact Pete, M0PSX, via email to

On Tuesday South Essex Amateur Radio Society is having a talk with the members of the Essex CW Club. Details from Terry Howchen, G1FBW, on 07986 070 040.

On Wednesday Aylesbury Vale Radio Society is attending a Summer party hosted by Roger. For information, email

On Wednesday Bracknell Amateur Radio Club is having a club night, Methodist Church, Priestwood, Bracknell. Details from Andy, M0HAK, via email to

On Wednesday Bromley & District Amateur Radio Society has its net from 9pm, starting on 145.500MHz. Contact Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

On Wednesday Darenth Valley Radio Society is on the air. Contact Mike, G8AXA, on 01689 856 935.

On Wednesday Dover Radio Club has its Dover Patrol portable evening at Old Park Community Centre, Gordon Road, Whitfield, Dover CT16 2ET. More information from Aaron, 2E0FQR, on 0771 465 4267.

On Wednesday Southgate Amateur Radio Club is holding a barbecue in the Spinney. Contact Mr K Mendum, G8RPA, via email to

On Thursday Echelford Amateur Radio Society is watching the Tx Factor DVD with Stuart, M0SAR. Contact John, G4GSC, on 01784 451 898.

On Thursday Loughton and Epping Forest Amateur Radio Society has its net from 8pm on 144.725MHz. Details from Dave De La Haye, M0MBD, on 0798 016 5172.

On Thursday Norfolk Coast Amateur Radio Society is having a construction meeting. For details email Steve, G3PND, via

On Thursday Reading and District Amateur Radio Club is having a night on the air from Woodley Park Leisure Centre, RG5 4LY. Contact Laurence James, G2DD, on 0758 470 6625.

On Thursday Verulam Amateur Radio Club is having a social evening with the GB3VH with Repeater Group from 7.30pm at the Rose and Crown Pub, Sandridge. Contact Greg Beacher, M0PPG, on 01582 413 345.

On Friday Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is having a radio night. Contact Stella Rogers, M6ZRJ, on 01273 844 511.

On Friday Thames Amateur Radio Group has its club net on GB3DA. For information, email

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