News for England South-East – 28 August 2016

| August 26, 2016

We start with clubs that have more than one event 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. Contact Ian, M0HTA, via email to

Worthing and District Amateur Radio Club has its regular net on 3.172MHz from 7.30am today and next Sunday. On Monday there’s a club net on 145.425MHz FM from 7.30pm. Wednesday sees a fox hunt, and on Sunday there’s a breakfast meeting from 9am. Contact Al, M0OAL, via email to

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

Southdown Amateur Radio Society has its usual complex selection of nets and meetups on Wednesday and Saturday. Details from Andy, M6GND, on 01323 486 924.

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

Surrey Radio Contact Club has its 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.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. 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 Monday Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society has its club net on 145.400MHz from 8pm. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

Eastbourne Electronics and Radio Club is closed on Monday.

On Wednesday Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has an open net from 8pm on 145.375MHz. 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 Thursday Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society continues its Foundation course at Danbury Village Hall. For more information, email

On Thursday Colchester Radio Amateurs club has its net on 3.685MHz LSB from 7pm. Contact Stefan, M0XLB, on 0777 161 6676.

On Thursday Horsham Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on life at sea as a marine radio officer by Peter Gavin. Details from Alistair, G3ZBU, on 07855 268 666.

On Thursday Norfolk Coast Amateur Radio Society is preparing for SSB Field Day. For details email Steve, G3PND, via

On Thursday Thurrock Acorns Amateur Radio Club has an open 2m FM net from 7.30pm. Contact Gordon, 2E0ELI, via email to

On Friday Crystal Palace Radio and Electronics Club is having talks on geographical mapping by Nick Stapley and on eutectic points by Jim Lugsden. Contact Bob, G3OOU, on 01737 552 170.

Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is changing its venue. From Friday, 2 September it will meet at Deverell Hall, 84 London Road, Waterlooville PO7 5LU. The first meeting is a natter night and social evening. Contact Stuart, G0FYX, on 02392 472 846.

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

On Friday Radio Society of Harrow is having a surplus equipment sale. Contact Linda, G7RJL, via email to

On Friday Thanet Radio and Electronics Club is having a club night. For information, email

On Saturday Hilderstone Radio and Electronics Club is taking part in the HF Contest at Capel. Details from Ian, 2E0DUE, via email to

Next Saturday and Sunday Reading and District Amateur Radio Club is taking part in SSB field day. Contact Laurence James, G2DD, on 0758 470 6625.

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