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, Email don.field@gmail.com

   For publicity in Radio User, Email Georg Wiessala, wiessala@hotmail.com

   
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.


January 2019

27 January 2019  Horncastle Amateur Radio & Electronics Rally
Horncastle Youth Centre, Cagthorpe Buildings, Willow Row, Horncastle, LN9 6DZ.
Open 10:00 or a little earlier. Entry £2/persons with two heads free.
Traders £5 per 6-foot table. Free parking. Usual stalls & traders.
Hot food & hot drinks available. Bargains & warm welcome.
Enquiries: Tony, G3ZPU, 01507-527835, tony.nightingale@yahoo.co.uk


February 2019

3 February 2019  35th Canvey Radio & Electronics Rally 
[Update]
Cornelius Vermuyden School, Dinant Avenue, Canvey Island, Essex, SS8 9QS.
New Venue. Open 10:00/09:45. Admission £3. Easy ground floor access
to two large halls. Traders. SIGs. On-site catering.
Details: tony@tonystreet.net

8-10 February 2019  73rd Orlando HamCation
 [Friday to Sunday]
Central Florida Fairgrounds & Expo Park, 4603 West Colonial Drive, Orlando, Florida 32808
Commercial vendors. Swap-table vendors. Tailgate area (car boot). Trade. Computer
hardware/software. Electronic items. Forums at Lakeside Pavilion. K1AA special event
and talk-in stations.
Details: http://www.hamcation.com

10 February 2019  Harwell Radio & Electronics Rally
Didcot Leisure Centre, Mereland Rd, Didcot, Oxon. OX11 8AY.
3 mls from Milton interchange on A34
Open 10:00-15:00. Admission £3/kids free. Talkin 145.55 MHz/G3PIA.
Free parking. Trade. SIGs. RSGB books. All-day refreshments.
Details: Ann, G8NVI, rally@g3pia.net  http://tinyurl.com/yatymem


17 February 2019  Radioactive Rally
Nantwich Civic Hall, Market St, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 5DG.
Open 10:30. free parking. B&B. Trade. RSGB books. Raffle. On-site catering.
Contact: Stuart Jackson on, 07880-732534

24 February 2019  Red Rose Rally
St Josephs Hall, Chapel Street, Leigh, Lancs. WN7 2PQ.
Doors open 11:00.
Details on http://www.wmrc.co.uk

24 February 2019  Rainham Radio Rally

The Victory Academy, Magpie Hall Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5JB.
Just off the M2 at Junction 3
Admission £2.50/kids free. Open 10:00 to 16:00. BRATS Kitchen. Trade.
BRATS Interactive Zone for Kids. Junk. TalkIn 145.550 MHz by GB4RRR.
Details: Rally-coordinator@brats-qth.org



March 2019

3 March 2019  Exeter Radio & Electronics Rally
America Hall, De la Rue Way, Pinhoe, Exeter, EX4 8PW.
Admission £2/Kids free. Open 10:15/10:30. Catering. Trade stands.
B&B (book in from 10:15).
Details: Pete, G3ZVI, 07714-198374, g3zvi@yahoo.co.uk

10 March 2019  Grantham ARC Radio & Electronics Rally
Grantham West Community Centre, Trent Road, Grantham, Lincs. NG31 7XW.
Entry £3. Open 09:30 to 15:00. Trade. RSGB books. SIGs. On-site Catering.
Contact: Kevin Burton, G6SSN, 07793-142483, rallyinfo@garc.org.uk

17 March 2019  34th Wythal Radio Club Hamfest
Wythall House, Silver Street, Wythall, N. Worcs. B47 6LZ.
Open at 09.45/0930. Admission £4. Free on-site parking. Four halls: Traders. B&B.
Club stand. Refreshments - bar from midday.
Details: Ian Reeve, M0IDR, 01386-839655, wrc4hallsradio@outlook.com
http://www.wythallradioclub.co.uk

16 March 2019  Laugharne Rally  [Saturday]
Laugharne Millennium Memorial Hall, Clifton Street, Laugharne,
Carms. SA33 4QG
Open 10:00 to 13:00. No further details/
Contact: Matthew, 07398-825024

17 March 2019  Wythall RC Hamfest
Club HQ, Wythall House, Silver Street, Wythall, Worcs. B47 6LZ.
Open 09:45/09:30. Admission £4. Free parking on-site. Four halls of traders
B&B. Club stand. Refreshments available all day/bar from midday.
Contact: Ian Reeve, M0IDR, 01386-839655, wrc4hallsradio@outlook.com
http:www.wythallradioclub.co.uk

24 March 2019  Callington Radio Rally  [Update]
Callington Town Hall, New Road, Callington, Cornwall, PL17 7BD.
Open 10:00 to 13:00. Admittance £2. Trade. B&B (10% commission). Catering.
Ample free parking-adjacent car park.
Information & bookings: Roger, 2E0YPH, 07854-088882, 2e0rph@gmail.com

24 March 2019  Hamzilla Radio Fest hosted by Dover Amateur Radio Club  [Update]
Discovery Science Park, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 9FF.
Open 10:00 to 16:00. Tickets and tables available now at £10.00.
Entrance £3.00; Limited early bird tickets £5.00. Guest speakers.
Digital village. Demos. Disabled Facilities. Licence exams. 1000s free parking.
Details mi0ierdx@gmail.com   http://www.hamzilla.uk

31 March 2019  BATC Regional Convention
North Bristol ARC, SHE7 building, Braemar Crescent, Filton, Bristol, BS7 0TD.
Open 10:00 to 16:00. Talks & demos. Test bench available for visitors projects.
Details of the programme will be published on the BATC Forum before the event
at https://forum.batc.org.uk
Further information from Shaun, G8VPG, 01225-873098, g8vpg@aol.com

31 March 2019  
Pencoed RC Table Top Sale
Pencoed Rugby Club, The Verlands, Felindre Road, Pencoed, CF35 5PB.
Open 09:30/08:00 stall-holders. Refreshments on site.
Details: Madeline Roberts, 0773-8375775


April 2019

7 April 2019  Cambridge Repeater Group Rally
Foxton Village Hall, Hardman Road, Foxton, Cambs. CB22 6RN.
Open 09:30/07:30 traders. Entry £2. Free parking. TalkIn. Traders.
B&B. RSGB books. On-site catering - burger van booked.
Contact: Lawrence, M0LCM, 07941-972724, rally2019@cambridgerepeaters.net
http://www.cambridgerepeaters.net

14 April 2019  Hack Green Bunker Rally
Hack Green Secret Nuclear Bunker, French Lane, Hack Green, nr Nantwich,
Baddington, Cheshire, CW5 8AL.
Open 10:00. Electronic equipment, amateur gear, components, military
radio items and vehicle spares. Refreshments available onsite.
Due to other clashing events, there will be only one hangar sale at Hack
Green this year.
Contact: 01270-623353, coldwar@hackgreen.co.uk   http://www.hackgreen.co.uk

14 April 2019  West London Radio & Electronics Show
Kempton Park Racecourse, Staines Road, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middx. TW16 5AQ.
Open 10:00/09:50. Free parking. Trade. B&B. Catering. SIGs. RSGB books.
Details: Paul, M0CJX, 08451-650351. info@radiofairs.co.uk
Web: http://www.radiofairs.co.uk


28 April 2019  NARSA's Blackpool Rally

Norbreck Castle Exhibition Centre, Blackpool, FY2 9AA.
Open 10:30/10:15. Parking. Trade. B&B. SIGs. TalkIn. RSGB books. Catering.
Details: Dave, M0OBW, 01270-761608 dwilson@btinternet.com
Web:  http://www.narsa.org.uk


May 2019

6 May 2019  35th Dartmoor Radio Club Rally 
[Monday]
** New Venue ** The Butchers Hall, Pannier Market, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 0AL.
Open 10:00. Entrance from the square. Admission is £2. Traders. B&B. RSGB books.
Refreshments available.
Contact: Roger, 2E0RPH, 07854-088882, 2e0rph@gmail.com


26 May 2019  Durham District ARS Radio Rally
Bowburn Community Association, Durham Road, Bowburn, Co Durham, DH6 5AT.
Open 10:10/10:00 to 14:30. Admittance £2. Traders. B&B. RSGB books. SIGs.
On-site atering with bar.
Contact: Michael Wright, G7TWX, 07826-9241192, g7twx@mickwright.f9.co.uk

June 2019

9 June 2019  SNADARC's Junction 28 Radio Rally
Alfreton Leisure Centre, Church St, Alfreton, Derbyshire, DE55 7BD.
Open 10:15/traders from 07:30. Disabled facilities. Bar. On-site café. Free parking.
Details: Rally Secretary, Anya Lawrence, 2E0BQS, 01773-535117, adylawri@btinternet.com

9 June 2019  East Suffolk Wireless Revival - Ipswich Radio Rally
Kirton Recreation Ground, Back Road, Kirton, Suffolk, IP10 0PW.
Just off the A14.
Doors open 09:30. Entry: Visitors £2/traders from £10. Free parking.  Trade stands.
Car boot sale. B&B. SIGs. GB4SWR HF station. RSGB books. On-site catering.
Contact: Kevin, G8MXV, 07710-046846  Web http://www.eswr.org.uk

15 June 2019  Rochdale & DARS Summer Rally 
[Saturday]  [Update]
St Vincent de Paul’s, Caldershaw Road, off Edenfield Road (A680),
Norden, Rochdale OL12 7QR.
Open 10.15/10:00. Admission is £2.50/kids free. £5 per pitch-own table or £10
with table provided. Refreshments-bacon and sausage butties.
Details: Robert, M0NVQ, 07778-113333, m0nvq@outlook.com

16 June 2019  West of England Radio Rally  
[Update]
Cheese & Grain, Market Yard, Bridge St, Frome, Somerset, BA11 1BE.
Open 10:00–14:00. Inside & outside trade stands. RSGB books. Café, Disabled
facilities. Parking.
Further information: Shaun, G8VPG, 01225- 873098, rallymanager@westrally.org.uk
Web: http://www.westrally.org.uk

21-23 June 2019  HamRadio Friedrichshafen [Friday-Sunday]
Neue Messe 1, 88046 Friedrichshafen, Germany.
More Info: 0049-7541-708-405. Fax 0049-7541-708-110. http://tinyurl.com/y7tn5htd

22 June 2019  Bangor & DARS Rally [Saturday]
The Hub, Hamilton Road, Bangor, Co Down, Ulster, BT20 4LF.
Open 10:00.
Further details:  02890-422762, samanumi11@gmail.com

23 June 2019  Newbury Radio Rally * NEW DATE *  [Update]
Newbury Showground, Priors Court, Hermitage, Thatcham, RG18 9NU.
Next to M4/J13
Open 09:00 (traders 08:00) to 15:30 BST. Admission £2.50. Talkin S22/V44.
Free parking. Car boot sale-pitches £12.50. Displays. Clubs & national
society stands. On-site catering.
Contact: Phil, G6EES, 07771-504738, newburyrally@nadars.org.uk
Web: newburyrally@nadars.org.uk  http://www.nadars.org.uk


July 2019

14 July 2019  Cornish RAC Rally
Penair School, St Clements, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 1TN.
Open 10:30 to 16:00. Trade. B&B. Catering on site.
Contact: Mike Halloway, 01209-211069, mike.g1nrf@hotmail.com

14 July 2019  McMichael Radio Rally & Boot Sale
Reading Rugby Club, Sonning Lane, Sonning-on-Thames, W.Berks. RG4 6ST.
Open 09:30am to 15:30/Car boot setup 07:30. Admission £3/pitches £10.
Trade. Exhibition displays. On-site catering & bar.
Details: Min, G0JMS, 07917-830410, g0jms@radarc.org
http://www.mcmichaelrally.org.uk

28 July 2019  CDARC's Wiltshire Radio Rally & Electronics Fair
Kington Langley Village Hall, Church Road, Kington Langley, Chippenham, Wilts. SN15 5NJ.
Open 08:30/09:00-13:00. Admission £2. Car boot sale. Catering. Flea market. Talk-in. Trade.
More information/bookings: Brian Tanner, G6HUI, 07722-242741,  rally@g3vre.org.uk


August 2019

4 August 2019  30th King's Lynn ARC Great Eastern Radio Rally
Gaywood Community Centre, Gayton Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk,
PE30 4EL. NGR is TF638203.
Open 09:00/Traders from 07:00. Admission £2.50. Free car parking
Trade stands. B&B. Amateur Radio pitches outside and tables in the hall.
Onsite catering.
Details: Ted, G4OZG, 01553-768701, Mobile 07946-838656
or Jeff, G6YPJ, 01366-727997, Mobile 07999-426025,  rally@klarc.org.uk
Website: http://www.klarc.org.uk

9 August 2019  26th Cockenzie & Port Seton Mini Rally  [Friday]
Community Centre, South Seton Park, Port Seton, Prestonpans,
E.Lothian, EH32 0BQ.
Entry £2. Open 18:00 to 21:00. Tables on a first come first served basis.
Bring your own junk and sell it yourself.
No further details


11 August 2019  Flight Refuelling ARS Hamfest

Cobham Sports & Social Club Ground, Merley, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 3DA.
Open 10:00-16:00. Admission £4-includes on-site parking. Talkin S22.
Car boot sale. Trade. Lectures. No dogs allowed, except guide-dogs.
Details: Tony Baker, G3PFM, 07743-475018, tbaker@tiscali.co.uk
Web: http://www.frars.co.uk

25 August 2019  Torbay Annual Communications Fair
Newton Abbot Racecourse, Newton Road, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ12 3AF.
Open 10:00/09:30. Indoor event with plenty of free parking on site.
RSGB bookstall. B&B. Catering.
Details & Table bookings: Pete, G4VTO on 01803-864528
or Mike, G1TUU on 01803-557941, rally@tars.org.uk

31 August 2019  G-QRP Club and Telford & DARS Convention & Buildathon [Saturday] 
Evening 31st August in Telford, Shropshire.  Details to follow.
Contact: Martyn, G3UKV, 01952-255416  http://www.telfordhamfest.org.uk


September 2019

1 September 2019  Telford HamFest
*NEW VENUE* Harper Adams University, Nr. Telford, TF10 8NB.
Combined with the G-QRP Convention and Buildathon the previous evening.
More information & e-mail details:   http://www.telfordhamfest.org.uk
or contact Martyn, G3UKV, 01952-255416.


22 September 2019  Weston-Sur-Mer Radio Rally
The Campus, Highlands Lane, Weston-Super-Mare, BS24 7DX. (Jct 21 M5).
Open 10L00 to 15:00. Entry £3. Trade stands. B&B. Excellent catering.
Large car park.
Enquiries: Dave Dyer, 07871-034206, g4cxq@btinternet.com

27 & 28 September 2019  The National Hamfest
Newark & Notts Showground, Lincoln Road, Winthorpe, Newark, Notts. NG24 2NY.
Free parking. Car boot sale. B&B. Flea market. Trade. SIGs. RSGB books.
RSGB Services & Committee Reps. Seating. Catering.
Details: http://www.nationalhamfest.org.uk


Octber 2019

6 October 2019  46th Welsh Radio Rally.
Rougemont School, Llantarnam Hall, Malpas Road, Newport, Gwent, NP20 6QB.
Doors open 10:00. Entry £2.50. Trade stands. RSGB book stall.
Bring & Buy. Raffle.
Further information: http://GW6GW.co.uk


11 to 13 October 2019  The RSGB Convention
[Friday-Sunday]
Kent's Hill Park Centre, Timbold Drive, Milton Keynes, MK7 6BZ.
Info: http://www.rsgbevents.org

13 October 2019  Hornsea Amateur Radio Rally
The Floral Hall, Esplanade, Hornsea, East Yorks. HU18 1NQ.
Open 10:00. Admission £2/kids free. B&B. Trade. RSGB books.
Café with hot & cold food.
Contact: Les, 2E0LBJ, 01377-252393, lbjpinkney1@hotmail.co.uk
http://www.hornseaarc.co.uk


November 2019

16 November 2019  Rochdale & DARS Winter Rally  [Saturday]
No further details as yet.
Info: Robert, M0NVQ, 07778-113333,  m0nvq@outlook.com


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, Email don.field@gmail.com

For publicity in Radio User, Email Georg Wiessala, wiessala@hotmail.com

 
   
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.