Rallies and Events

| October 21, 2012

Today sees the Galashiels and District ARS radio rally at The Volunteer Hall, St Johns Street, Galashiels, Scottish Borders TD1 3JX. Entry is £2.50 and the opening time is 11.30, or 11.15 for those with special needs. Details from Jim, GM7LUN, on 01896 850 245.

Also today, the Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society rally and surplus equipment sale takes place from 10.30 at The Hugh Ripley Hall, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 2TP. Admission is £2. Details are available online at www.ripon.org.uk/content/radars-rally-2012.

On Saturday 27 October the Radio Astronomy Group of the British Astronomical Association will be holding a one-day meeting at the National Space Centre in Leicester. The main speakers will be Prof Andrew Lyne from Jodrell Bank and Dr Chris North from Cardiff University, who is also a co-presenter for the BBC’s Sky at Night. Other papers will be presented by Peter Blair, G3LTF and Brian Coleman, G4NNS. Tickets are £15 and include a buffet lunch, entrance to the National Space Centre and free parking. Further details from Paul, G4CSD 01256 470135, or online at www.britastro.org/radio.

Next Sunday sees the North Wales Rally at John Bright School, Llandudno LL30 1LF. Opening from 10am to 4pm, admission is £4.50 and there are disabled facilities. There will be trade stands, a Bring and Buy, special interest groups and catering. Details from Gordon, MW0GBR 0773 3531 766, or online at www.nwrs.org.uk.

Category: GB2RS Rallies and Events