News for England South-East – 17 February 2019

| February 15, 2019

A Train the Trainers course is being organised and hosted by Huntingdon Amateur Radio Society for 30 March. It will take place in Buckden, St Neots, Cambridgeshire. If you wish to reserve a place then please contact the organiser, David Howlett, by email to He will be able to give you further details and take your booking.

We now start with clubs that have several events this week.

This Sunday, the 17th, Bromley and District Amateur Radio Society is running an Intermediate course. On Wednesday there’s a net from 9pm, starting on 145.500MHz. Thursday sees a club meeting. Contact Andy, G4WGZ, on 01689 878 089.

This Sunday and next, Burnham Beeches Radio Club has a club net at 10.30am on 145.500MHz. On Monday there’s a show-‘n’-tell and construction award judging evening. Contact Greg, G4EBY, via email to

On Sunday, the 17th and 24th, Hastings Electronics and Radio Club has its net from 11am on 144.575MHz. Contact Gordon, M3YXH, on 01424 431 909.

This Sunday and next, the Radio Society of Harrow Club has its net on 1938kHz LSB at 12 noon. On Monday the net is from 8.15pm and settles on 145.5/145.35MHz FM. Next Sunday there’s activity in the club shack from 2 to 5pm. Details from Linda, G7RJL via email to

On Sunday, the 17th and 24th, Southgate Amateur Radio Club has a net at 10.30am on 145.450MHz FM ± QRM. More information from Keith, G8RPA, via email to

This Sunday and next, Surrey Radio Contact Club has a net from 9.30am on 1905kHz. Monday is a fix-it, move-it-on, skills and advice night with social chat. On Thursday the net is on 70.300MHz at 8pm. Friday sees the net from 8pm on 145.350MHz. Contact John, G3MCX, on 020 8688 3322.

On Monday Fort Purbrook Amateur Radio Club has an open net at 8pm on 145.275MHz. Friday sees a club meeting in room FP-1 with a Q&A session on the use of test and soldering equipment. Contact Chris, G3WIE, via email to

On Tuesday Brede Steam Amateur Radio Society is operating at the shack from 9am to 2pm. Thursday sees a club net on GB3ES at 8.15pm. Details from Martin, M0MJU, via email to

On Thursday Bredhurst Receiving and Transmitting Society has a pre-rally meeting and next Sunday, the 24th, it is the Rainham Radio Rally. Contact Nicky, via email to

Now back to the traditional listing in date order.

On Monday Essex Ham has its net on GB3DA from 8pm, with chatroom and audio feed at Contact Pete, M0PSX, via email to

On Monday Felixstowe and District Amateur Radio Society is having a talk Amateur Satellites by Jason, G7OCD. More information from Paul, G4YQC, by email to

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

On Tuesday Camb-Hams has its net on GB3PI from 8pm. For details, see

On Wednesday Chesham and District Amateur Radio Society has a CW evening. Contact Jeremy, on 0798 218 3413.

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

On Wednesday Norfolk Amateur Radio Club Retro Technology Night. Contact Chris Danby, G0DWV, on 01603 898 308.

On Thursday Colchester Radio Amateurs is holding a club meeting. More from Garry, M0MGP, on 0774 031 8521.

On Thursday Cray Valley Radio Society is having a talk Millimetric Microwaves by Chris Whitmarsh, G0GDZ. Details from Dave Lee, G8ZZK, on 0773 954 9822.

On Thursday Peterborough and District Amateur Radio Club has a net on 1.980MHz at 8pm. Contact Alan, G8XLH, via email to

On Thursday Shefford and District Amateur Radio Society is holding a discussion Apps for Radio Amateurs. More information from David, G8UOD on 01234 742 757.

On Friday Cambridge and District Amateur Radio Club is having a talk The Brief History of Amateur TV, plus a demo of reduced bandwidth digital TV by Ian Waters, G3KKD. Contact Richard, G4AWP, on 0770 229 5300.

On Friday Hammersmith Amateur Radio Society has a talk by Selim, M0XTA VHF/UHF and How to Increase Activity. Details from Selim, M0XTA at

On Friday Mid-Sussex Amateur Radio Society is having a radio night. Contact Peter, G4AKG, on 01444 239 371.

On Friday Silverthorn Radio Club is having a club night at 7.30pm. More from Robbie, M0HVC on 0742 913 1105.

On Friday Thames Amateur Radio Group has a CW net from 7.30pm on 144.250MHz, followed by a voice net from 8pm on GB3DA. Contact Patrick Higham, G8JLM, on 01621 855 461.

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