Gloucester Amateur Radio & Electronics Society
Join us for:
- Informal club meetings
- Talks and lectures
- Training and exams
- On the air meetings and nets
- DF Hunts
- Construction competitions
- Field days
- Outdoor activities and picnics
- Demonstration stations
- Club activity contests
- A well equipped club shack
We meet most Mondays at Churchdown School, Winston Road, GL3 2RB
Please see below for details of our next meetings
Join us for...
Fun with radios!
Our next Operating Challenge (choose 4m or 6m) HAS STARTED.
NEW PROJECT DETAILS: DF Receiver modification for Top Band
Ragchew March 2019 Issue now online. (pdf file). The May 2019 issue is already with club members!
Earlier issues can be read here
New gates have been fitted to the school entrance. If the school gates are closed when you arrive, please phone 0739 651 1281 and we will come and let you in. The school often closes the gates in the evening when there are no members of staff on duty. GARES has no control over this but please do not let this stop you from coming along. We really do look forward to seeing you.
This telephone number is only available on Monday evenings, when the club meets at the school, from 7pm to 9.30pm clock time.
Richard (M0HNK) has provided full details on how he designed the modifications, for the R3500D (PJ-80) to allow the receiver to be used with the clubs Top Band Direction Finding Contests
Monday 27th May 2019 about 1pm to 4pm
School closed for Late Spring Bank Holiday, so
Bank Holiday Operating
from Crickley Hill Country Park
Also, Club on the Air (145.475MHz) at 7.30pm
Monday 3rd June 2019 from 7.30pm
at Churchdown School
Monday 10th June 2019 from 7.30pm
Informal Meeting and General Operating
at Churchdown School
If youre interested, why not come along to a meeting. Theres no need to make an appointment and you will be very welcome. Its free for new visitors and we promise not to make you join on your first visit.
(We normally meet at Churchdown School, which is located in Winston Road, Gloucester, GL3 2RB)
How to find us!
Special Event and Activity Stations
|Date||Callsign||Event||15 June 2019||GB4LMG||Gloucester Museum of Life in Westgate St. (1000-1600 BST)
||30 June 2019||GB19EB||Cricket World Cup Radio Marathon (1200-1800 UTC) On the air only
||2 July 2019||GB19EB||Cricket World Cup Radio Marathon (1200-1800 UTC) On the air only
||11 July 2019||GB19EB||Cricket World Cup Radio Marathon (1200-1800 UTC) On the air only
||24 Aug 2019||GB4RSE||British Inland Waterways on the Air from Anchor Inn, Epney (1000-1600 BST)
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Come and join us On the Air
Wednesday at 7.30pm on 145.475MHz FM
Thursday at 7.30pm, starting on 145.475MHz FM before moving to 80m SSB
Friday at 7.30pm on 432.220MHz SSB
and most Mondays on 145.475MHz FM at 7.30pm when there is no meeting at the club.
Discount for club members - Ask committee for details