Special Events News – 24 August 2014

| August 22, 2014

Coventry Amateur Radio Society will be operating GB4PIA at the Party in the Park on 25 August at the Miners Welfare Park, Coventry Road, Bedworth.

Wakefield and District Radio Society will be operating portable for the entire weekend from the Calder Drift Scout Camp, just south of Wakefield. They hope to be active on all bands from 80 metres to 2 metres using the callsigns GX3WRS, GX1WRS and/or GX3ESP. More information from the events and publicity manager, Stu M0TNG by e-mail to m0tng@wdrs.org.uk.

Wearside Electronics and Amateur Radio Society will be on the air on Monday 25th from 7 to 9.30pm operating HF, VHF and UHF. If you are interested in amateur radio and want to know more about the exam system pop along for a chat, cuppa and some pie and cake. All welcome. The address is on QRZ.com under G0BNK or use the find an amateur radio club function on the RSGB website.

On Sunday 31 August from 10.30am to 4pm, Cray Valley RS will be at Crossness Museum, Belvedere Road, Abbey Wood, London SE2 9AQ with the GB2CM exhibition about amateur radio. Cray Valley members and registered trainers will be on hand to explain more about the training courses on offer and sign up those interested in the next Foundation or Intermediate course. As the open day theme is local history, the stand will also feature some local history connections with radio by including a small display of memorabilia.

Category: GB2RS Special Events