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This site was last updated on 30/01/2019

Anyone thinking of visiting H.A.R.E.S. for the first time, please introduce yourself to a committee member on arrival.

For the latest HARES information, please look at the Notices page.

We will be holding CW practice sessions on Monday evenings on 144.525MHz from 20:00 onwards.

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 60 years, and some of the original participants still take part! !.

Most evenings at 20:00 there is local activity on 433.625MHz in the Barwell and Hinckley areas and recently some operation on 70.475MHz and 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.