What's on at the club
Club meetings resume 19.00 Hrs Friday 13th August.
At the present time club members are meeting in groups of six outside on Brading Downs in the carpark with the ice cream van at 14.00 hrs on Friday afternoons.
Recently holding our AGM and committee meetings via Zoom and we have an on going programme of talks which we have shared via Zoom with other clubs in the area. Our Nets are popular and well supported.
Please contact our secretary Graham Coleman by email for more information and an invitation to our zoom meetings.
Program of activities
The Club likes to maintain a tentative program of events, it’s a kind of rolling calendar. This years program has been hit by Covid, so a number of the early events could not take place, but they are still shown and will be re-scheduled (tbr) when the Covid restrictions allow.
tbr Constructing a VHF/UHF Slim Jim antenna. Materials supplied. Roger, G8NHG
tbr Constructing an HF Balun. Materials supplied. Ian, G4MBD
tbr The Kempton Park Rally.
25th April International Marconi Day.
9th June Practical Wireless 2 metre QRP contest.
21th/22nd June Museums on the air.
4th/5th July VHF Field Day plus Club BBQ.
Other annual events cancelled due to Covid and/or currently without dates:-
June 2022 Newbury Amateur Radio Rally
Flight Refuelling Rally, normally in August.
Bembridge Lifeboat open day, normally in August.
Practical Wireless 70MHz contest, normally in September.
Nevada Open Day, normally in November.
Club Christmas party, around the 17th of December.
Jamboree on the Air is looked forward to every year by both members and Scouts.
Graham Coleman M5IIT