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G4AFU Talk on Morse and Bug Keys

Paul Rollin, G4AFU, a Morse enthusiast and member of F.O.C.
Will be speaking at the club on 15th March.
He is coming up from Bedale, and it should be a really good talk.
His station consist of K3 plus Acom amplifier, into a SteppIR HF yagi

G4AFU Vertical Bug Key

You can also see his home made vertical bug key in action



Cancelation of December meeting

I am sorry to inform you that the meeting on the 7 December as been cancelled at the village hall.
We will be having as an alternative a on air net /meeting on GB3IR 7Deember at 7.30 all are welcome.
There will be no further meetings this year, the next meeting meeting in Hudswell Village Hall will be on Wednesday 18 January at 7.30.

May i take this opportunity to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Annual General Meeting 2nd November 2022

The clubs AGM was held on 2nd November 2022 at 19:30
The main things to arise from the meeting are as follows
1, The club meetings will now go to one meeting a month. This will be on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.
2, Subscriptions fees will be waived for one year
3, New members it will be enrolled for free to encourage new members during this economic climate

Talks for the coming year

The CDXC and Dxing in general

Ofcom EMC requirements


Any specific subject members would like to cover, please contact any committee member. or email via web site

Dates for these talks will be posted on the web site and faceBook in the new year

Useful Amateur Radio Software and Websites

On the 16th March, there will be a talk by Chris, G4FZN, and Pauline G8HQW. The subject will be “Useful Software and Useful Websites to improve your Amateur Radio experience”.

Over the course of the evening, we will monitor aircraft for reflections, and introduce you to the KST chat rooms, DX clusters, Log of the World, Club Log, and more!