What’s On 2017/18

Below is the latest programme for meetings which in most cases commence at 19.45 hrs in the Burley Memorial Hall, Common Lane, Waverton, Chester, CH3 7QN. Please note that Operating Evenings and Committee Meetings are normally held at the Waverton Institute which is immediately adjacent to the Burley Hall and which has its own large free car park. Check back frequently for updates and changes to the programme.

Jan 2017  
3/1 Annual Construction Competition - Judging by Howarth GW3TMP
10/1 Committee Meeting
17/1 VHF/UHF Tropo Propagation - David GW8NZN
24/1 Construction Competition
31/1 Surplus Sale
Feb 2017  
7/2 By Special Request - Valves and Things – Dave G4JMF
14/2 Committee Meeting - Plough Inn
21/2 Sequencing and Memory Keyers – Phil G4FVZ
28/2 A presentation on an Eddystone 640 restoration and Amateur Radio in Malta - Colin 9H4CT
March 2017  
7/3 Bring & Tell Evening
14/3 Committee Meeting - Plough Inn
21/3 Club Asset Workshop & Sale
28/3 Other Mans Shack 2017
April 2017  
4/4 Annual General Meeting
11/4 Now moved to 19th April at Waverton Institute 8.0pm
18/4 Grand Surplus Sale
25/4 The much anticipated talk on GB7WX and WIRES-X - Graham G7NEH
May 2017  
2/5 TX Factor 14
9/5 Committee Meeting - Waverton Institute
10/5 Inter Club Quiz with Wirral & District Amateur Radio Club at Irby Cricket Club 8.0pm (Note this is a Wednesday)
16/5 Natter Night at the Plough - Waverton 7.30pm
23/5 Annual Construction Competition - Judging by Dave Wilson M0OBW During the judging period we will have a sale of Components for Society funds.
30/5 Operating Evening venue Waverton Institute.
June 2017  
6/6 Field Day & Contest planning
13/6 Committee meeting
20/6 Project Update & CW Txcvr kit - Phil G4FVZ
25/6 (Sunday) Dummy Run for Brenig - Cheshire View from 10.0am.
27/6 Operating Evening
July 2017  
4/7 Dayton Hamfest update by Phil, Steve and Glenn.
11/7 Committee Meeting
18/7 2017 Construction Competition entrants evening - learn all about the entries to this years competition.
25/7 Pie and Pint Evening at the Plough Waverton 7.30pm.
29/7 Brenig C&DRS & Welsh Water Event - details to follow.
August No Scheduled Meetings but look out for info on radio picnics, operating days and other fun things !
2nd & 3rd RSGB HF SSB NFD
5/9 Digital Modes an introduction Glynn GW4MVA
12/9 Committee Meeting
19/9 Surplus Equipment Sale
26/9 Summits on the Air - David GW8NZN
3/10 TBA
10/10 Committee Meting
17/10 Bring & Tell
24/10 Graham Pemberton G7NEH presents changes to Digital Voice Repeater GB7WX
31/10 Steve Maskrey G6FDK Presents the RigExpert AA-30 Antenna Analyser - how & when to use it
7/11 'A Compact Multiband Dipole: Theory and Practice' Dr. Brian Austin G0GSF
14/11 Committee Meting
21/11 Keith GW4OKT talks about Reverse Beacon Network and similar propagation reporting tools
28/11 TBA
5/12 Xmas Social - Details to follow.
12/12 Committee Meeting
19/12 TBA
26/12 No Meeting