News for England South-East – 28 October 2018

| October 26, 2018

We start with clubs with several events this week.

Radio Society of Harrow has a net this Sunday and next Sunday at noon on 1938kHz LSB. On Sunday they’ve also an outdoor event at Old Redding car park from 2 to 5pm. On Monday there’s a net from 8.15pm, mostly on 145.350MHz FM. Friday sees an equipment sale at Blackwell Hall from 8pm. Further details from Linda, G7RJL via email to

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

Essex Ham has a net on GB3DA from 8pm on Monday. Next Saturday there’s the Essex YL net on GB3DA from 8pm, and next Sunday marks the start of the online Foundation course via Contact Pete, M0PSX via email to

Bromley and District Amateur Radio Society is having a club meal on Tuesday. On Wednesday there’s a net on 145.500MHz from 9pm. To find out more, contact Andy, G4WGZ on 01689 878 089.

Chippenham and District Amateur Radio Club has its weekly meeting on Tuesday at 7.30pm. The Foundation course continues on Thursday at 7pm. Also starting on Thursday, the club will be active throughout November with GB1WWI to commemorate the ending of World War I. Enquiries by email to

Colchester Radio Amateurs has a net on Tuesday from 7pm on 433.425MHz FM, followed by a Top Band net on 1.925MHz from 7.45pm. Wednesday sees a net on 145.350MHz from 7pm, and on Thursday it’s the turn of an 80m net on 3.685MHz LSB, also from 7pm. Next Sunday there’s a net on 50.225MHz LSB, again from 7pm. Further information from Garry, M0MGP, on 0774 031 8521.

Crystal Palace Radio and Electronics Club has a net on Wednesday at 8pm on 145.525MHz ± QRM. On Friday they’ve a talk on network radio by Martin Butler, M1MRB. More from Bob, G3OOU on 01737 552 170.

Now we return to the usual listing in date order.

Today Hastings Electronics and Radio Club has a net on 144.575MHz from 11am. Contact Gordon, M3YXH on 01424 431 909.

On Monday Fort Purbrook Amateur Radio Club has an open net from 8pm on 145.275MHz. For details, email Chris, G3WIE via

On Monday Peterborough and District Amateur Radio Club has a net on 1.980MHz from 8pm. More from Alan, G8XLH via email to

On Tuesday Braintree and District Amateur Radio Society has a club net from 8pm on 145.375MHz. Enquiries to Edwin, G0LPO on 01376 324 031.

On Tuesday Brede Steam Amateur Radio Society is in shack from 9am to 2pm. For more info, email Martin, M0MJU via

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

On Wednesday Fareham and District Amateur Radio Club holds a grand junk sale. Contact Chris, G7MFR on 0781 749 8772.

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club is having an informal evening and a Bright Sparks session. Enquiries to Chris, G0DWV on 01603 898 308.

On Wednesday Southdown Amateur Radio Society has an FM net on 145.275MHz at 8.30am, a cafe meeting at 12.30pm, and a CW net on 144.060MHz from 7pm. Email Tom, M6ONX via

On Thursday Cray Valley Radio Society hosts a talk on Australia by Nigel, G1BUO. Full details from Dave, G8ZZK on 0773 954 9822.

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

On Thursday Lowestoft District and Pye Amateur Radio Club has a regular club evening. Email for details.

On Thursday Shefford and District Amateur Radio Society has part two of the talk Feeding Antennas by Richard, G3NII. More from David, G8UOD on 01234 742 757.

On Friday Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society club is having a natter night. Further information from Paul, G4YQC by email to

On Friday Horndean and District Amateur Radio Club is having a natter night. Contact Stuart, G0FYX on 02392 472 846.

On Friday Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society has a surplus equipment sale. Contact Peter, G4AKG on 01444 239 371.

On Friday Silverthorn Radio Club has a club night from 7.30pm. Contact Robbie, M0HVC on 0742 913 1105.

On Friday Whitton Amateur Radio Group Club hosts a session on satellite equipment activation at 8pm. For details, contact Ian, G0OFN on 0795 620 3495.

On Friday Thames Amateur Radio Group holds its AGM at 8pm. Contact Patrick, G8JLM on 01621 855 461.

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