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Note for your Diaries, Reg G8VHI will be giving his talk entitled

Maritime Mobile on VHF on Thursday 23rd February. This was very well received at the 2016 RSGB Convention.

Home of the Hinckley Town Repeater   Callsign = GB3HT   Channel  =  RB11  Input = 434.875MHz  Output = 433.275MHz  CTCSS = 77Hz   Echolink node number = 662746        Club Callsign = G3VLG




There is a regular HARES net on 160m 1.958MHz AM on Sunday mornings from 09:30 AM local time, operation is primarily on AM but calls on other modes are welcome.  This net has been in existence for over 50 years, but not with the same participants ! !.

Most evenings at 20:00 there is local activity on 433.625MHz in the Barwell and Hinckley areas and recently some operation on 1296.25MHz.  Operation is mainly on FM but other modes can be used.

The Hinckley Amateur Radio & Electronics Society meet every Thursday evening at the Hinckley Sea Cadets Headquarters, TS Amazon, rear of the Wharf Inn, Coventry Road, Hinckley, LE10 0NQ.  The entrance is between the SIMLA restaurant and the Wharf Inn on Coventry Road, Hinckley. Meetings commence at 19.30 and any 'Hams' are more than welcome. H.A.R.E.S. is also a recognised training and examination centre for the Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced Licences.  See our TRAINING page for details.