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Coming soon to Wythall Radio Club 2023-2024

November 16, 2023 By: john daws Category: Club

Here’s our fun-packed programme for the next year!  All events at 8.30pm unless stated otherwise.  There is also an informal meeting each Tuesday, 7.30pm, Wythall House bar.

The list will be updated as new activities are finalised – and these will also be posted on the web site. 

Tuesday 5th Dec  2023

NB: 8.00pm start.  RF + Internet: DX contacts with a handheld – demo of AllStar node with Les 2E0LRV and discussion of Fusion and D-Star

Tuesday 12th December 2023

From 7.30pm …The Xmas Social in the bar at Wythall House

Tuesday 26th Dec 10.00 a.m. to Sunday 31st December 8.00 p.m.:  

The Famous Wythall Radio Club Xmas Contest 

Monday 1st to Wednesday 31st Jan  2024

How Low can you go? QRP month – all modes and bands;

 And the DXCC Challenge continues to the end of 2024

Tues 9th Jan 2024

Open committee meeting

PLUS join this month’s QRP challenge using the Club rigs and doublet before and after Committee.

Tues 16th Jan. 2024 

Xmas Contest results – Lee G0MTN

Tues 6th Feb 2024 

Satellite QSOs from your sitting room? Demo of Neil G1TZC QO-100 gear

Tues 5th March 2024 

Activity: to be announced!!

Thursday 28th March 10am to Monday 1st April 8pm

The Famous Wythall Radio Club Easter Contest

Tues 9th April 2024

Open committee meeting AND preparation for SOTA day

April  2024

“Climb every Mountain!”

Date to be announced for Club SOTA day on suitable local SOTA summit

Tues 23rd April 2024

Easter contest results – Lee G0MTN

Tues 7th May 2024 

Activity to be announced

Tues 4th June 2024 

Preparation for GB0BUS

Friday 14th June morning

Setting-up GB0BUS at Transport Museum Wythall

Sat 15th June 2024

All day GB0BUS Museums on the Air at Transport Museum Wythall (to be agreed with Museum)

Tues 2nd July 2024 

Open committee meeting PLUS on-air evening using Club rigs and antennas before and after Committee

Tues 3rd Sept 2024

Open evening for prospective members or activity to be announced

September 2024

Plug and Play. Possibly 7th or 8th September (SSB NFD)? Date subject to availability of field/members

Tues 1st Oct 2024

Pre-AGM Open committee meeting

Tuesday 22nd October  2024

The Wythall Radio Club AGM