DIARY
JANUARY 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Friday 1st X EVENT GB4XMAS – CHRISTMAS ON THE AIR (continues until Sunday the 3rd incl.)
Friday 1st W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 5th M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 8th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 15th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 22nd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 23rd X V-TUITION ISS Zoom presentation, starting at 4pm and featuring Keith GØFEA and Eddie GØBKL
Tuesday 26th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Thursday 28th M V-MEETING 10 Virtual EGM at 7:30pm followed by an ordinary meeting featuring,
“THE ROYAL OBSERVER CORP” by Nigel MØICH
Friday 29th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 30th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop at 4pm: 2m & 70cm Antenna Design led by Eddie GØBKL
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
FEBRUARY 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Tuesday 2nd M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 5th X EVENT GB2ATC celebrating 80 years of the Air Training Corps
Friday 5th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 12th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 19th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 23rd M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Thursday 25th M V-MEETING 11 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm,
‘AMATEUR RADIO in NEW ZEALAND’ an overview live from NZ by Doug ZL1BFS of what occurs there.
Friday 26th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 27th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop at 4pm: “the Raspberry PI and the introduction of the PICO”
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
MARCH 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Tuesday 2nd M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 5th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 12th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 13th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi constructors workshop at 4pm
Friday 19th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 20th X EVENT ESSEX 2 METRE ACTIVITY AFTERNOON #14 from 1pm to 5pm.
Saturday 20th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi workshop continued at 4:15pm
Tuesday 23rd M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Thursday 25th M V-MEETING 12 Virtual AGM starting at 7:30pm
Friday 26th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 27th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi workshop continued at 4pm
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
APRIL 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Friday 2nd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 3rd X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi workshop continued at 4pm
Tuesday 6th M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.500 *
Friday 9th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 10th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi workshop continued at 4pm
Friday 16th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 17th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi workshop continued at 4pm
Sunday 18th X EVENT GB6ARD World Amateur Radio Day
Wednesday 21st X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Friday 23rd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 24th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi workshop continued at 4pm
Sunday 25th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Tuesday 27th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Wednesday 28th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Thursday 29th M V-MEETING 13 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
‘EIRP from practical station parameters’ by David MØMBD, RSGB Region 12 Rep
Friday 30th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
MAY 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Saturday 1st X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi workshop continued at 4pm
Sunday 2nd X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Tuesday 4th M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Wednesday 5th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Friday 7th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 8th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 6pm
Sunday 9th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Wednesday 12th X V-TUITION Morse class: with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Friday 14th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 15th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm
Sunday 16th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Wednesday 19th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Friday 21st W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 22nd X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm
Sunday 23rd X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Tuesday 25th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Wednesday 26th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Thursday 27th M V-MEETING 14 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
‘SSTV Show and Tell’ plus planning for the post lockdown future
Friday 28th W FM NET 2 metre hosted by Peter M6RFW FM Net starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 29th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm
Sunday 30th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
JUNE 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Tuesday 1st M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Wednesday 2nd X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Thursday 3rd X V-PRESENTATION ‘Antennas explained by computer models’ by Iain GØOZS on Zoom 7:30pm
Using computer generated diagrams of the current distribution and radiation patterns in common HF and VHF antennas to demonstrate why they behave the way they do.
Friday 4th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 5th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm
Sunday 6th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Wednesday 9th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Friday 11th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 12th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm
Sunday 13th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Wednesday 16th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Friday 18th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 19th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm
Sunday 20th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Tuesday 22nd M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Wednesday 23rd X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
Thursday 24th M V-MEETING 15 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
‘Antennas, Analysing (An Introduction To Smith Charts)’ by Eddie GØBKL
Friday 25th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 26th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm
Sunday 27th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm
Wednesday 30th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
JULY 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Friday 2nd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted bt Peter M6RFWstarting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 3rd X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm TBC
Tuesday 6th M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 9th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 10th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm TBC
Sunday 11th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm TBC
Wednesday 14th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm TBC
Thursday 15th M V-MEETING 16 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
Planning the upcoming 2m activity afternoon and face-to-face meeting later in the month (subject to removal of Government restrictions)
Friday 16th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 17th X V-TUITION Virtual workshop: Raspberry Pi Beginners Group at 4pm TBC
Saturday 17th X EVENT ESSEX 2 METRE ACTIVITY AFTERNOON #15 from 1pm to 5pm.
Sunday 18th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 5pm – 6pm TBC
Wednesday 21st X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm TBC
Friday 23rd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachl G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 24th †† M MEETING 75 TBD ††
Tuesday 27th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Wednesday 28th X V-TUITION Morse class with Stella GØEKP on Zoom 7pm – 8pm TBC
Friday 30th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 31st †† M MEETING 75 TBD ††
†† One date to be decided, subject to Goverment restrictions and the weather forcast
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
AUGUST 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Tuesday 3rd M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 6th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 7th X EVENT GB1EWT (ESSEX WILDLIFE TRUST) TBC
at Thameside Nature Reserve, Mucking, on HF and VHF from 09:30 until 16:00
Friday 13th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Thursday 19th M V-MEETING 17 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
Topic: TBA
Friday 20th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 24th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Gary MØICG starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Friday 27th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
SEPTEMBER 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Friday 3rd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 7th M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net hosted my Gary MØICG starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 10th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 17th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Thursday 23rd M V-MEETING 18 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
TBC Robin Gilbert is planning to give a talk on Astronomy
Friday 24th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 28th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
OCTOBER 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Friday 1st W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 5th M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 8th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 15th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 22nd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 26th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Thursday 28th M V-MEETING 19 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
Topic: TBA
Friday 29th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
NOVEMBER 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Tuesday 2nd M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Friday 5th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 12th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 19th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Saturday 20th X EVENT ESSEX 2 METRE ACTIVITY AFTERNOON #16 from 1pm to 5pm.
Tuesday 23rd M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Gary MØICG starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Thursday 25th M V-MEETING 20 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
Topic: TBA
Friday 26th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Rachel G6AMY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency
DECEMBER 2021 TYPE DESCRIPTION
Friday 3rd W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Simon M1GGY starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 7th M SSTV NET 2 metre SSTV Net hosted by M6RFW starting at 7:30pm on 144.500MHz *
Thursday 9th M V-MEETING 21 Virtual meeting starting at 7:30pm
Topic: TBA
Friday 10th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nigel MØICH starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 17th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Peter M6RFW starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Friday 24th W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Eddie GØBKL starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
Tuesday 28th M SSB NET 2 metre SSB Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7:30pm on 144.300MHz *
Friday 31st W FM NET 2 metre FM Net hosted by Nick G4HCK starting at 7pm on 145.500MHz *
☆ Key: W = weekly, M = monthly, X = other interval, C = cancelled/postponed, * and QSY to vacant frequency