News for England South East – 14 May 2017

| May 12, 2017

We start with clubs that have several events this week. Coulsdon Amateur Transmitting Society has nets today and next Sunday at 11am on 145.4MHz ± QRM and 5pm on 3.7MHz ± QRM. On Monday there’s a club night, and Wednesday sees a net from 9pm on 70.425MHz. Details from Andy Briers, G0KZT, via email to .

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

Worthing & District Amateur Radio Club concludes its GB0HSM Mills on the Air activities from High Salvington Windmill today. On Wednesday there’s a practical evening or workshop demonstration. Contact Al, M0OAL, via email to

Burnham Beeches Radio Club has its VHF contest on Monday. Next Saturday and Sunday sees the club DX picnic at the Warfield site. Details from Charles, G0SKA, on 01753 647 101.

Bromley & District Amateur Radio Society has a fix-it evening on Tuesday with John, G8MNY. Wednesday sees the club net on 145.400MHz from 9pm. Contact Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

Chesham & District Amateur Radio Society is having a demo of datamodes on Wednesday, including WSPR, JT65, BPSK and HRD Logger. Next Sunday the club is at the Dunstable Downs boot sale. Details from Terry, G0VFW, via email to

Southdown Amateur Radio Society is having a cafe meeting at 12.30pm on Wednesday. Next Saturday and Sunday is the 144MHz contest meeting. Details from John, G3DQY, on 01424 424 319.

Now we return to the traditional listing in date order. On Sunday Felixstowe & District Amateur Radio Society is running GB2WTM at Woodbridge Tide Mill for National Mills Day. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

On Monday Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society has a skills night at Danbury Village Hall. For more information, email

On Monday Essex Ham is running a Getting Started table at Essex Skills Night. Contact Pete, M0PSX, via email to

On Tuesday Braintree & District Amateur Radio Society has its net from 8pm on 145.375MHz. Contact Edwin, G0LPO, on 01376 324 031.

On Tuesday Verulam Amateur Radio Club is having a direction finding evening. Contact Greg Beacher, M0PPG, on 01582 413 345.

On Wednesday Bracknell Amateur Radio Club has an open net from 8pm on 145.375MHz. More information from David, M0XDF, via email to

On Wednesday Crystal Palace Radio and Electronics Club has its net from 8pm on 145.525MHz. Contact Bob, G3OOU, on 01737 552 170.

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on pictures of the universe by astronomer Paul Money. Contact Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 898 308.

On Thursday Cray Valley Radio Society is having a talk on the A25UK DXpedition to Botswana by Nobby, G0VJG and Dave, G4BUO. Details from Richard, G7GLW, on 07831 715 797.

On Thursday Dover Radio Club is holding a technical skills night. More information from Aaron, 2E0FQR, on 0771 465 4267.

On Thursday Horsham Amateur Radio Club is holding a fox hunt with Adrian, G4LRP. Details from Alistair, G3ZBU, on 07855 268 666.

On Thursday Norfolk Coast Amateur Radio Society is working on antenna projects. For details email Steve, G3PND, via

On Thursday Shefford & District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk on the magic of 6m by Chris, G4IFX. Contact John Burnett, via email to

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

On Friday Horndean & District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk on shipwrecks of the South Coast by Annabel Crawford of the Nautical Archaeology Society. Contact Stuart, G0FYX, on 02392 472 846.

On Friday Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is on the air. Details from Dennis Conway, M0YDC, on 0747 630 1044.

On Friday Thames Amateur Radio Group is having a TARGet night. More information from Patrick Higham, G8JLM, on 01621 855 461.

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