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  mY emAIL IS Rally organisers seeking publicity in RadCom, the RSGB website and
to be read out on GB2RS, should Email full details as early as possible
to radcom@rsgb.org

  For publicity in Practical Wireless, Email don.field@gmail.com

My EMail:   mail at g4rga dot org dot uk

  Rallies are, traditionally, Sunday events unless otherwise stated.


May 2024

26 May 2024 – Durham and District ARS Radio Rally
Bowburn Community Centre, Bowburn, Co Durham, DH6 5AT.
Open 10:10 to 14:30/disabled visitors from 10:00. Admission £2.
Bring and buy. Trade stands. SIGs and RSGB books. On-site atering with bar.
Contact: Michael Wright, G7TWX, 07826-924192, dadars@gmx.com


June 2024

2 June 2024 – Spalding & DARS Annual Rally
New venue: Spalding Rugby and Football Club, Centenary Park, Drain Bank North,
Spalding, Lincs, PE12 6AF.  what3words ///jumpy.either.pipe
Admission £3. Free on-site car park. Inside and outside traders. RSGB books.
Boot area. On-site catering and bar.
Contact Graham, G8NWC, 07754-619701, rally2024@sdars.org.uk
http://www.sdars.org.uk/spaldingrally

9 June 2024 - Mendips Rally

Farrington Gurney Memorial Hall, Church Lane, Farrington Gurney,
Somerset, BS39 6UA.
Open 09:00 to 13:00 (Traders from 07:30). Admission £2. Free parking.
Hot & Cold refreshments. Inside tables £8 each, field Pitches £5.
Contact: Luke, 07870-168197, mendipsrally@hotmail.com


9 June – 2014 Junction 28 Radio Rally
Alfreton Sports Centre, Church Street, Alfreton, Derbys. DE55 7BD
(1 mile from M1 J28).

Open 10:15. Admission £4 Cash Only. Tables £12 in advance.
Everything indoors. Bar/refreshments availabe. Large and small suppliers,
including Canny Components, providing new and used equipment.
RSGB, local and national/specialist groups.
Contact:  j28rally@snadarc.com  http://www.snadarc.com
for map and trader booking form.


15 June 2024 - Rochdale & DARC Summer Rally
[Saturday]
St Vincent de Paul’s Hall, Norden, Rochdale, Lancs. OL12 7QR.
Open at 10:00. Entry still only £3.  Usual Traders and caterers.
Plenty of free parking.
Please note that all proceeds from this rally will be given to a local
charity.  Last year we were able to donate £4000 from Rally sales and Silent
Key donations to the Rochdale Springhill Hospice.
Contact: Dave, G3RIK, 01706 633400/07813-671296,  dave@cardens.me.uk

16 June 2014 - East Suffolk Wireless Revival (Ipswich Radio Rally)
Kirton Recreation Ground, Back Road, Kirton, IP10 0PW.
Just off the A14.
Open 09:30. Entry £3. Free car parking. Trade tables are from £10.
Trade stands. Car boot sale. Bring & Buy. SIGs. GB4SWR HF station.
RSGB bookstall. Catering is available on site.
Contact Kevin, G8MXV, 07710 046846  http://www.eswr.org.uk/


22 June 2024 – Bangor & DARC Rally [Saturday]
Ballygilbert Presbyterian Church Halls, 376 Belfast Road,
Ballyrobert, Bangor, Co Down, BT19 1UH.
Open 11:30.
No contact or further information.


23 Jun 2024 – Newbury 35th Radio Rally

Newbury Showground, Priors Court, Hermitage, Thatcham, RG18 9QZ.
Next to J13 of the M4
Open to sellers 08:00, visitors 09:00. Entry £3 visitors/£15 sellers pitch.
Display area. Radio station. Catering on-site. Disabled access. Free parking.
Advance bookings (discounted) via  http://www.nadars.org.uk/rally.asp
Contact:newburyRally@nadars.org.uk  http://www.nadars.org.uk

30 June 2014 – Dunstable Downs Radio Club Bootsale
Stockwood Park, Whipperleyway Crossing, Farley Hill
51.869155N 0.428050W. (check Web address below for location details)..
Open 09:00/07:30 Traders. Enty/Car park £4.00 per vehicle.
http://www.ddrcbootsale.org


July 2024

6 July 2024 - Burton on Trent ARC Mini Rally & Barbecue
[Saturday]
Barley Mow Pub, Main St, Burton upon Trent, DE15 9AP.
Entry free. Parking. Usual stalls. Demos.
More information:  Barry, 01283-540570, or see the Club’s Facebook page.

7 July 2024 - Barford Norfolk Radio Rally
Barford Village Hall & Green, Barford, Norwich, NR9 4AB.
Open 09:00-traders 08:00. Entry 2-kids free. . Trade stands. Car boot sales.
Bring-and-Buy. Catering. Free parking. Charity raffle. Repeater groups.
Outside  pitches £8 on the day-inside tables £10 and must be pre-booked.
More details: David, G7URP, radio@dcpmicro.com
http://www.norfolkamateurradio.org


14 Jul 2024 - Lincoln Short Wave Club Summer Rally
The Festival Hall, Caistor Road, Market Rasen, LN8 3HT.
Open 10:00. Entry £3. Refreshments. Free parking.
Table bookings: Steve, 07777-699069,  m5zzz@outlook.com
More info:  https://g5fz.co.uk/lswc-radio-rally/

14 July 2024 - McMichael Radio Rally in Reading
Reading Rugby Club, Holme Park, Sonning Lane, Reading, Berks. RG4 6ST.
Open 09:00-15:00/08:00 for trader setup.
Entrance: Visitors £4/traders £10 per Table (includes entry for two).
Details: General Enquiries: Colin, 07706-512505  rally@radarc.org
Traders:  traders@radarc.org
Website: https://mcmichaelrally.org.uk/
Search for us on social media.

14 July 2024 - Cambridge Repeater Group Rally
*** wAS 21 APRIL ***
Foxton Village Hall, Hardman Road, Foxton, Cambs. CB22 6RN.
Open 09:30 (07:30 traders). Car boot sale. Talk-in. Trade stands. Clubs.
Bring and Buy. RSGB books. Free marshalled car park and burger van.
Strictly no dogs except assistance dogs.
Contact: Lawrence, M0LCM, 07941-972724,rally2024@cambridgerepeaters.net
for bookings & details.
http://www.cambridgerepeaters.net

21 July 2014 - Finningley ARS Rally 2024
Belton Rd, Sandtoft, Doncaster, DN8 5SX.
Near J2, M180.
 Open 10:00. Car boot style rally. Food bar.
Full Info: http://www.g0ghk.com

28 July 2024 - Wiltshire Radio Summer Rally
Kington Langley Village Hall, Kington Langley, Wilts. SN15 5NJ.
Just off Junction 17 of the M4
Open 09:00 close 13:00. Admission £3.00. Indoor tables £10.00;
Car Boot size pitch £10.00; Van size itch £15.00.
Hot and cold refreshments available on site.
contact:  Chairman@Chippenhamradio.club


August 2024

4 August 2024 - King's Lynn ARC 34th Great Eastern Radio Rally
Gaywood Community Centre, Gayton Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk. PE30 4EL
NGR TF638203.
Open 09:00 (traders from 07:00). Admission £2.50. Outdoor pitch £8,
Indoor £10.  Free parking. Trade stands. B&B. Onsite Catering.
Further info and reservations: rally.klarc@gmail.com
Web:   http:/www.klarc.org.uk

4 August 2024 – BATC Convention 2024 (Cat 24) Part 1
Midland Air Museum, Rowley Rd, Coventry, CV3 4FR.
Meet-up, show and tell, test and fix-it.
Bring-and-Buy event from 10:00 to 16:00.
Full test facilities available for 5.6 GHz/Portsdown/MiniTiouner/
Ryde/power amplifiers/preamps.

11 August 2024 - Flight Refuelling ARS Hamfest
Cobham Sports & Social Club Ground, Merley, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 3DA.
Open 09:00 to 16:00. Admission £5 (includes parking). Talk-in 145.550 MHz.
On-site catering and bar..
Indoor & field pitches. Car-boot sale. Traders welcome from 07:00.
Booking form:  http://frars.co.uk/hamfest

18 August 2024 - West Manchester RC Red Rose Summer Rally
Venue: St Joseph's Hall, Mather Lane, Leigh, Lancs. WN7 2PJ.
Open 10:00. For further info & bookings, please contact:
rally@wmrc.co.uk or lesjackson@ntlworld.com

25 August – Torbay Annual Communications Fair

 Newton Abbot Racecourse,
Kingsteignton Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 3AF.
Open 10:00. Indoor event. Free parking. Bring and buy. RSGB books.
Catering on site.
Contact Pete, G4VTO, 01803-864528 or Mike, G1TUU, 01803-557941
rally@tars.org.uk


25 August 2024 - Milton Keynes Radio Rally
Heron’s Lodge Guide Activity Centre, Bradwell Road, Loughton Lodge,
Milton Keynes, MK8 9AA. (Opposite the National Badminton Centre - follow
the brown shuttlecock signs). NGR: SP833383. GPS: 52.037491°, -0.785068°.
Open 09:00. Admission £3. Indoor and outdoor pitches available at £10,
setup from 07:00.
Full information at:  http://www.mkars.org.uk
click on "radio rally" in top menu.

26 August 2014 - Huntingdonshire Amateur Radio Society Annual Rally
Ernulf Academy, Barford Road, Eynesbury, St Neots, Cambs,PE19 2SH Cambs.
Open 09:00 (07:00 for traders). Entry £3. Fre parking. RSGB Bookstall.
Bring-and-Buy. Catering. Indoor & outdoor stalls available.
Details: Malcolm, M0OLG, 01480-214282, henry_hirst@hotmail.com


September 2024

8 September 2024 - The Caister Lifeboat Radio Rally
Caister Lifeboat station, Caister-on-Sea, Norfolk, NR30 5DJ.
(Entrance via carpark on Beach Rd).
Free entry. Open 09:00 to 14:00, open 08:00 for sellers.
Inside tables £10 each, outside £5 each.
Raffle. Onsite café. Gift shop. Museum.
Contact: Zane, M1BFI, Tel 07711-214790  m1bfi@outlook.com


22 September 2024 - Weston-Super-Mare's 9th Radio & Electronics Rally
Campus Community Centre, Worle, Weston-sur-Mer, Somerset, BS24 7DX.
For further info and to book a table please contact:
westonradiosociety@gmail.com

27 & 28 September 2024 – National Hamfest
[Friday/Saturday]
Newark & Notts Showground, Lincoln Road, Winthorpe, Newark, Notts. NG24 2NY
Premier event for amateur radio, shortwave listening or  radio-related enthusiasts.
or anyone interested in communications.
Manufacturers & traders. SIGs. The nationalhamfest.org.uk website will
be live from 1 May for ticket sales and early discounted tickets.
https://nationalhamfest.org.uk

October 2024

6 October 2024 - 49th Welsh Amateur Radio Rally
Llanwern High School, Hartridge Farm Rd, Newport, S. Wales, NP18 2YE.
Easy access from M4 J24; A48.
Traders Stalls. Bring & Buy. Raffle. Refreshments. Free Parking.
Contact: Mike Rackham, GW4JKV, 01495-226149; Mob: 07976-368250,
welshradiorally@gmail.com


13 October 2024  Dartmoor Autumn Rally 2024
Yelverton War Memorial Hall, Meavy Lane, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 6AL.
Open 10:00. Admission £2.50. Free parking.
Contact: Roger 07854-088882,  2e0rph@gmailom



December 2024

1 December 2024 - Wiltshire Radio Winter Rally
Kington Langley Village Hall, Kington Langley, Wilts. SN15 5NJ.
Just off Junction 17 of the M4
Open 09:00 close 13:00. Admission £3.00. Indoor tables £10.00;
Car Boot size pitch £10.00; Van size pitch £15.00.
Hot and cold refreshments available on site.
contact:  Chairman@Chippenhamradio.club