GB0JAM

The club is out and about this morning at Gateshead Central Library.

The Raspberry Pi Jam is an electronics event for the community and young people. We are there transmitting and talking about amateur radio.

QSO for Railways on the Air 2019

The club had a day at Bowes Railway Museum. In 1826 it was at the height of technology as a steam powered rope wagonway. The Bowes Incline was at the top of a hill so in 2019 it’s a good place for radio too.

QSOs R Us

Railways on the Air 2019

Railways on the air Saturday  21st September 2019. From 10 am to 3 pm.

Setting up at 9 am.

Railways on the air at The Bowes Railway built by George Stephenson in 1826 at Springwell Rd, Gateshead NE9 7QJ.

The suggested frequencies are: 2, 40 and 80. Metres. NOV: GB0BOW. We will be setting up in the Guards Van on the platform as part of the guided tour and also in a marquee.

Bowes Railway Website

Museums on the Air 2019

Anarc are participating in the Museums on the Air day. We will be at the Bowes Railway Museum on Saturday 15th June 2019.

We will be there from 9am to 3pm on the day.

An Amateur Radio Special Event. The Bowes Railway, built by George Stephenson in 1826, is the world’s only operational preserved standard gauge cable railway system. It was built to transport coal from pits in Durham to boats on the River Tyne.

Address: Springwell Rd, Gateshead NE9 7QJ

Find out more at: http://bowesrailway.uk/

All new banner

It’s nice to promote the club at outside events and have a recognisable logo. The club now has had a new banner made. The logo has been added to our twitter feed too.

The new banner – designed and made in Gateshead

Christmas Social

Christmas Social 2018

To end 2018 we had our Christmas Social on the 14th December. Our resident photographer Warren Bone (G7WMB) managed to catch most of the people avoiding being photographed.