Rally organisers seeking publicity in RadCom should write to RSGB HQ direct giving detailed
information including contact callsign and telephone numbers. Submissions should be marked
"Rally News"  Details may be sent by EMail to: radcom@rsgb.org

 
   For publicity in PW and Radio User magazines, EMail newsdesk@pwpublishing.ltd.uk

   
Rally organisers are also asked to send their rally information to me: mail at g4rga dot org dot uk
in order to have the rally publicised here and on the Southgate and some other sites.


  It would also help rallygoers using navigation  equipment  if the postcode or grid reference of the
venue could be included in the published information.  Feel free to include appropriate social media
links to your club/rally.

  Rallies are, traditionally, Sunday events unless otherwise stated.



October 2017

13 to 16 October 2017  The RSGB Convention  [Friday to Monday]
Kent’s Hill Park Training and Conference Centre, Swallow House, Timbold Drive,
Kent’s Hill Park, Milton Keynes, Bucks. MK7 6BZ.
Details: http://www.rsgbevents.org


14 & 15 October 2017  AMSAT-UK Colloquium  [Saturday/Sunday]
This year the colloquium will be incorporated into the RSGB Convention.
(See above).
Details: http://amsat-uk.org/colloquium

15 October 2017  Hornsea Amateur Radio Rally
Floral Hall, 7 The Esplanade, Hornsea, E.Yorks, HU18 1NQ.
Open 10:00. Admission £2/kids free. Trade. B&B. SIGs. RSGB books.
Raffle. Parking. On-site catering.
Details: Rick, M0CZR, 01964-533712, R106221@aol.com

15 October 2017  Holsworthy ARC Rally
Holsworthy Community College, Victoria Hill, Holsworthy, Devon, EX22 6JD.
Trade. B&B. Catering. Free on-site parking. Disabled access.
Details: Howard, M0MYB, holsworthyarc@gmail.com

21 October 2017  Yeovil ARC 71st Anniversary Event  [Saturday]
Sparkford Village Hall, Sparkford, Nr Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 7ED.
Open 10:00. Admission free. Also celebrating El Alemein with
radios from that era plus 1920s on. Secret Listener radios.
Light refreshments available.
Details: Bob, 01963-440167, wjh069@gmail.com

21 October 2017  Carrickfergus ARC Rally  [Update]
Downshire Community School, Downshire Rd, Carrickfergus, BT38 7DA.
Entry £3. Open 11:00. Light refreshments available.
Details: Elizabeth Forde, elizabethforde64@yahoo.com
http://www.radioclubs.net/carg
http://en-gb.facebook.com/BRYAN.CRANEY1

22 October 2017  Galashiels Rally
The Volunteer Hall, St John Street, Galashiels, Borders, TD1 3JX.
Entry £2.50. Open 11:00/11:15.
Details: http://galaradioclub.co.uk



November 2017

5 November 2017  West London Radio & Electronics Show (Kempton Rally)
Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury on Thames, TW16 5AQ.
Open 10:00/09:50. B&B. SIGs. Talkin. On-site parking. Lectures. Raffle. Catering.
Details: Paul, M0CJX, 0845-165-0351, info@radiofairs.co.uk  http://www.radiofairs.co.uk

5 November 2017  Bush Valley Radio Rally

United Services Club, 8 Roe Mill Rd, Limavady, BT49 9DF.
Entry £3 with free draw ticket. Open 11:00. Trade. B&B. Refreshments.
Talkin 145.400 MHz. Book free tables on 07885-292545

10 November 2017 The Tynemouth ARC 'Good' Junk Sale  [Friday]
St Hilda's Church, Stanton Rd, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE29 9QB.
Open 19:00 as part of a normal club night but open to all.
Details: mail@g0nwm.com   http://g0nwm.com

11 November 2017  Fog on the Tyne Rally
[Saturday]
Whitehall Road Methodist Church Hall, Bensham, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE8 4LH.
Open 10:30. Admission £2. Trade. RSGB books. Junk stall. On-site catering.
Car parking (entrance is on Whitehall Road).
Details: Nancy Bone, G7UUR, 07990-760920, nancybone2001@yahoo.co.uk

12 November 2017  Great Northern Hamfest
* * * UNFORTUNATELY THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED * * *
Barnsley Premier Leisure Complex, Queens Road, Barnsley, S.Yorks. S71 1AN.
(Follow brown Metrodome signs)
Open 11:00. Trade. SIGs. RSGB books. Free car parking. Disabled facilities.
Organised by South Yorkshire Repeater Group
Ernie, G4LUE, 07984-191873  http://www.gnhf.co.uk

18 November 2017  RADARS Traditional Radio Rally  [Saturday]
St Vincent de Paul’s, Caldershaw Rd, off Edenfield Rd, Norden,
Rochdale, OL12 7QR. Edenfield Rd is on the A680.
Open at 10:30/09:45 (08:00 sellers). Admission £2.50/kids <12 free.
B&B. Traders. Junk stall and amateur radio sellers.
Refreshments. Bacon & sausage butties.
Pitches (£5 each) must be booked at least 2 weeks in advance.
Dave, G3RIK, rally@radars.me.uk  http://www.radars.me.uk

19 November 2017  40th CATS Electronic Radio Bazaar
Oasis Acdemy Coulsdon, Homefield Road, Old Coulsdon, CR5 1ES.
Open 10:00-13:00. Admission £1.50. Disabled facilities. Parking. B&B.
Flea market. On-site catering.
Details: Andy Briers, G0KZT, 07729-866600, bazaar@catsradio.org

19 November 2017  Plymouth Radio Club Radio Rally
Harewood House, Ridgeway, Plympton, Plymouth, Devon, PL7 2AS.
Open 10:00/09:50 to 14:30. Admittance £2. Trade. SIGs. B&B. RSGB books.
Raffle. Parking. Disabled facilities. Raffle. On-site catering.
Details: David Beck, 2E0DTC, 0777-7664822, d.beck123@outlook.com

26 November 2017  Bishop Auckland Radio Amateurs' Club 2017 Rally
Spennymoor Leisure Centre, 32 High Street, Spennymoor, Co Durham, DL16 6DB.
Open 10:30/10:15. Admission £2. kids <14 free. Parking. Disabled access. Access to
a large ground floor hall. Radio, computer & electronic stands. B&B. On-site
catering with bar.
Details: John, G4LRG, 01388-606396.



December 2017

2 December 2017  South Lancs ARC Winter Rally 
[Saturday]
Bickershaw Village Community Club, Bickershaw Lane, Bickershaw, Wigan, WN2 5TE.
Admission £2.50. Open 09:30/08:00 traders. B&B. Parking. Trade. SIGs. Catering
with bar. Prize draw. On-site catering. Disabled facilities. Limited pitches at
£8 with your own table, otherwise £10.
Details: Jason, G0IZR, 01942-735828 (Bookings), rally@slarc.co.uk
http://www.slarc.co.uk


7 December 2017  SBARC Winter Tabletop Sale  [Thursday]
Novers Park Community Centre, rear of 124 Novers Park Rd, Filwood, Bristol, BS4 1RN.
Associated with a normal club night and is open to all. Sale between 20:00 and 21:00,
no trading before 20:00.
Details: http://sbarc.co.uk




 
January 2018

14 January 2018  Red Rose Winter Rally
The George H Carnall Leisure Centre, Kingsway Park, Manchester, M41 7FJ.
Near J9 of the M60 (opposite the Trafford Centre).
All on one level with disabled facilities. Huge free car park. Café on site.
Open 11:00. B&B. Trade. SIGs. RSGB books.
Details: John, 07870 161953  http://www.wmrc.co.uk



April 2018


15 April 2018  West London Radio & Electronics Show
Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury on Thames, TW16 5AQ.
Open 10:00/09:50. Talkin. Free on-site parking. Trade. B&B. SIGs. Lectures.
Raffle. On-site catering.
Details: Paul, M0CJX, 0845-165-0351, info@radiofairs.co.uk http://www.radiofairs.co.uk



May 2018

6 May 2018  Thorpe Camp (Dambusters) Hamfest
Thorpe Camp Visitor Centre, Tattershall Thorpe, Lincoln, LN4 4PL.
Details: Anthony, 07956-654481, Events page on http://thorpecamp.org
or secretary@thorpecamp.org


6 May 2018   SERF 2018 Southern Electronics & Radio Fair-Eastbourne Rally

Eastbourne Sports Park, Cross Levels Way, Eastbourne, E.Sussex, BN21 2UF
(Buses from Sussex Downs College on Cross Levels Way and Kings Drive.
Rail: Hampden Park station 10 mins walk from the Centre)
Main hall inside for dealers, traders and clubs). Outside car boot & table-
top sale. Track area reserved for catering, camping and caravanning.
Further details on updated website in about a week:  http://www.serf.org.uk
Suggestions & feedback: Dave Williams, G8PUO, 07807-074538, admin@serf.org.uk



June 2018

10 June 2018  Junction 28 Radio Rally
Bowls Hall, Alfreton Leisure Centre, Church St, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7BD.
Details: Anya Lawrence, 01246-456625, adylawri@btinternet.com

24 June 2018  15th West of England Radio Rally
Cheese & Grain Venue, Market Yard, Bridge St, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1BE.
Open 10:00-14:00. Admission £3/kids free. Inside & outside traders. RSGB books.
Free parking. Disabled access. Café.  
Details: Shaun G8VPG, 01225-873098 rallymanager@westrally.org.uk
http://www.westrally.org.uk




July 2018

29 July 2018  Chippenham and District Amateur Radio Club Rally
Kington Langley Village Hall.
Details to follow. See also http://g3vre.org.uk



November 2018

4 November 2018  West London Radio & Electronics Show
Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road East, Sunbury on Thames, TW16 5AQ.
Open 10:00/09:50. Talkin. Free on-site parking. Trade. B&B. SIGs. Lectures.
Raffle. On-site catering.
Details: Paul, M0CJX, 0845-165-0351, info@radiofairs.co.uk  http://www.radiofairs.co.uk



Rally organisers seeking publicity in RadCom should write to RSGB HQ direct giving detailed
information including contact callsign and telephone numbers. Submissions should be marked
"Rally News"  Details may be sent by EMail to: radcom@rsgb.org

 
   For publicity in PW and Radio User magazines, EMail newsdesk@pwpublishing.ltd.uk

   
Rally organisers are also asked to send their rally information to me: mail at g4rga dot org dot uk
in order to have the rally publicised here and on the Southgate and some other sites.


  It would also help rallygoers using navigation  equipment  if the postcode or grid reference of the
venue could be included in the published information.