Rallies

The situation with the Covid-19 virus is changing rapidly. You should check before travelling that the activities announced here are taking place. This listing is correct as of  the 24th of August.

To get your rally or event on this list, into RadCom and read out on GB2RS News, email full details AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE to radcom@rsgb.org.uk 

 

2021 Rallies

25 APRIL 2021

NARSA – NORTHERN AMATEUR RADIO SOCIETIES ASSOCIATION EXHIBITION

CANCELLED

Norbreck Castle Exhibition Centre, Blackpool FY2 9AA.

 

21-23 May

DAYTON

CANCELLED

 

3 MAY 2021

POSTPONED to 4 July 2021

DARTMOOR RADIO CLUB RALLY

 

16 MAY 2021

EXETER RADIO & ELECTRONICS RALLY

POSTPONED to 12 SEPTEMBER

 

13 JUNE 2021

POSTPONED to 11 July 2021

EAST SUFFOLK WIRELESS REVIVAL (Ipswich Radio Rally)

 

13 JUNE 2021

POSTPONED UNTIL AUTUMN

JUNCTION 28 RADIO RALLY

Details www.snadarc.com

 

20 JUNE 2021

CANCELLED

17th WEST OF ENGLAND RADIO RALLY

 

25-27 JUNE 2021

CANCELLED. Online activities expected

HAM Radio Friedrichshafen

 

27 JUNE

NEWBURY RADIO RALLY

POSTPONED to Sunday 26 June 2022

4 JULY 2021

DARTMOOR RADIO RALLY (New Venue)

The Yelverton War Memorial Hall, Meavy Lane, Yelverton. Devon, PL20 6AL

Free Parking is available on site. There will be the usual Bring & Buy, trader stands and refreshments. Doors open at 10am. Admission is £2.50. Contact Roger on 07854 088882 or email 2e0rph@gmail.com.

 

11 JULY 2021

EAST SUFFOLK WIRELESS REVIVAL (Ipswich Radio Rally)

Kirton Recreation Ground, Back Road, Kirton IP10 0PW (just off the A14).

Doors open at 9.30am and the entry fee for visitors is £2. The venue has free car parking. Trade tables are from £10. There will be trade stands, a car boot sale, a Bring & Buy, special interest groups, GB4SWR HF station and an RSGB bookstall. Catering is available on site. Contact Kevin, G8MXV, 0771 004 6846. [www.eswr.org.uk].

 

11 JULY 2021

McMICHAEL RADIO RALLY AND BOOT SALE

Reading Rugby Football Club, Sonning Lane, Sonning on Thames, Reading RG4 6ST

[https://mcmichaelrally.radarc.org]

 

1 AUGUST 2021

WILTSHIRE RADIO AND CAR BOOT SALE

Kington Langley Village Hall and Playing Field, Kington Langley, Wiltshire SN15 5NJ.

Start time 9am and finishing at 1pm, Traders Welcome. Contact Chairman@Chippenhamradio.club.

 

8 AUGUST 2021

CANCELLED

FLIGHT REFUELLING ARS HAMFEST

 

13 AUGUST 2021

CANCELLED

COCKENZIE & PORT SETON MINI RALLY

 

21 & 22 AUGUST 2021

BATC CONVENTION FOR AMATEUR TV 2021 (CAT 21)

Midland Air Museum, Rowley Rd, Coventry CV3 4FR (Covid permitting)

There will be lectures and discussion/fix-it time on Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning, followed by the BATC General meeting on Sunday afternoon. The intention is that all lectures will streamed online. There will also be full test facilities available (for 5.6GHz/Portsdown/MiniTiouner/Ryde/power amplifiers/preamps).

 

29 AUGUST 2021

MILTON KEYNES ARS ANNUAL BANK HOLIDAY SUMMER RALLY

Irish Centre, Pavilion Manor Field, Milton Keynes MK2 2HX.

From 10am-3pm. Information: rally@mkars.org.uk.

 

29 AUGUST 2021

TORBAY ANNUAL COMMUNICATIONS FAIR

Newton Abbot Racecourse, Devon TQ12 3AF

Doors open at 10am with disabled visitors gaining access at 9.30am. Indoor event with plenty of free parking on site. There will be a Bring & Buy as well as an RSGB book stall. Catering will be available on site. Entry £2. Please follow prevailing Covid rules. To book tables call Pete, G4VTO on 01803864528 or Mike, G1TUU on 01803557941. email rally team at rally@tars.org.uk

 

30 AUGUST 2021

HARS Annual Bank Holiday Monday Rally

Ernulf Academy, St Neots PE19 2SH

Gates open for Traders at 7am, the public at 9pm. Free car parking, RSGB Bookstall, Bring and Buy, Catering provided, indoor and outdoor stalls available. Contact M0OLG Malcolm on events@hunts-hams.co.uk for details or phone 01480 214282. We are planning to hold the Rally but only in line with Government advice and the permission of the Academy.

[www.hunts-hams.co.uk]

 

4 SEPTEMBER 2021

G-QRP CONVENTION

 

5 SEPTEMBER 2021

TELFORD HAMFEST

Both events held nearTelford at Harper Adams Univ. campus TF10 8NB. Contact Martyn, G3UKV, 01952 255416

[www.telfordhamfest.org.uk]

 

12 SEPTEMBER 2021

CAISTER LIFEBOAT RALLY

Caister Lifeboat station, Tan Lane, Caister on Sea, Norfolk NR30 5DJ.

Talk-in on S22. Easy parking. Access via car park in Beach Rd. Doors open 9.30am (8am for sellers). There will be a raffle and the onsite café will be open. The museum will also be open. Bookings: Zane, M1BFI, 0771 121 4790.

 

12 SEPTEMBER 2021

EXETER RADIO & ELECTRONICS RALLY

America Hall, De la Rue Way, Pinhoe, Exeter EX4 8PW.

Contact Pete G3ZVI for information at g3zvi@yahoo.co.uk or on 07714 198374.

 

19 SEPTEMBER 2021

CAMBRIDGE REPEATER GROUP RALLY

Foxton Village Hall, Hardman Road, Foxton, Cambridge, Cambs, CB22 6RN.

Doors open at 9.30am (7.30am traders), entry is £3, TI, CBS, TS, B&B, C, DF, RSGB Bookstall, Free CP, burger van due to be on site. Contact Lawrence M0LCM, 0794 197 2724, rally2021@cambridgerepeaters.net

[www.cambridgerepeaters.net]

 

26 SEPTEMBER 2021

WESTON SUPER MARE RS 6TH RADIO & ELECTRONICS RALLY

The Campus Community Centre, Worle, Weston super Mare BS24 7DX

Doors open at 7.30am for traders. Open at 10am for visitors with disabled guests gaining access 30 minutes earlier. Contact Dave. G4CXQ on 07871034206 or by e-mail g4cxq@btinternet.com.

 

3 OCTOBER 2021

48th WELSH RADIO RALLY

Rougemont School, Llantarnam Hall, Malpas, Newport NP20 6QB

Doors open from 10am-2pm with disabled visitors gaining access at 9.30am. Admittance is £3. There will be trade stands, a Bring & Buy, RSGB bookstall, Special Interest Groups and lectures will take place during the day. Catering is available on site. Contact: Rob Evans, MW0CVT, 01495 220 455, mw0cvt@sky.com.

 

16 OCTOBER 2021

ESSEX CW BOOT CAMP

3rd Witham Scout & Guide HQ, Rear of Spring Lodge Community Centre, Powers Hall End, Witham, Essex CM8 2HE

Doors open at 8.30am for registration. Begin at 9am finish4.30pm. Parking is free. The day costs £10 with free soup, drinks and cakes. Contact Andy, G0IBN on 0745 342 6087, g0ibn1@yahoo.com.

 

17 OCTOBER 2021

HORNSEA AMATEUR RADIO RALLY

Driffield Show Ground, Driffield YO25 3AE

Doors open at 10am, parking free. Admissions £2 with under 14s free. Trade stands, Bring & Buy and outside car boot area. Catering available on site. Raffle on the day. Contact Rally Manager: Les, 2E0LBJ, 01377 252393, lbjpinkney1@hotmail.co.uk.

[www.hornseaarc.co.uk]