The annual Thornbury & South Gloucestershire Field weekend is nearly here!
A reminder of its location and dates:
Fri 25th, Sat 26th, 27th & 28th Aug 2023
Hook Street, The Field
Located (Behind Hook House)
What 3 Words Location: thuds.breathing.whistle
There will be a Club BBQ hosted by our Gourmet Chef Paul (M0ZMB) on Sat evening approx starting time between 1700 & 1800, rolls, beefburgers and sausages will be provided but if you have any other preferences please bring them for cooking.
Guests are all welcome to come along and say hello during the event, a social call or to find out more about the club. there is no entry charge for the weekend!
Or just give us a call on GX4ABC/P
Wed 02 Aug
Social & Physical Check Of Kit For Field Day
Wed 09 Aug
Talk “The RSGB News” John Everingham (G4TRN)
Wed 16 Aug
Club Members OFCOM Consultation Night
Wed 23 Aug
Social & Final Preparation For Field Weekend
Mon 25th, Sat 26th, Sun 27th & Mon 28th Aug
Club Field Weekend
Wed 30 Aug
Post Field Weekend Discussion
Following Andrew Jenners (G7KNA) “Talk” re the OFCOM Consultation attached are the slides (PDF version) which are also available on the Clubs FB page.
Note whilst we should / can all submit our own Consultation Return we will be running a club group session to submit a Club Return on Wed 16 Aug.
2023 07 26 OFCOM Consultation Talk (PDF Version)
Very pleased to pass the clubs congratulations on to Stan and Paul who recently sat their Exams at the club and have secured their Call Signs. Paul commented that M7FOD is easy to remember standing for “Forest Of Dean” but we would probably recognise “Foxtrot Oscar Delta” !
M7YET – Stanley
M7FOD – Paul
With Midsummer and the Equinox behind us we enter the second half of the year, we look forward to the annual event of Field Day in Aug but in the mean time here are the known events for July:
05 Jul 2023 SWC & Gateways
Update South West Cluster Repeaters
Overview Of Simplex Gateways
Talk Terry M0TJX
12 Jul 2023 Fox Hunts
Fox Hunt Discussion Including:
What Is A Fox Hunt
The How To And Techniques
When & Where
Led by John (M3EQQ)
19 Jul 2023 Field Day Discussion
Field Day Discussion Including:
Content & Program
Members Assistance To Help Set Up
Led By John (M3EQQ)
26 Jul 2023 OFCOM Consultation
RSGB Guest Andrew Jenner G7KNA