About Us


Joining Nuneaton & District Amateur Radio Club


Thank you for your interest in joining the club. We are always happy to welcome new members to the club whether a complete novice and just getting started in the club, to a seasoned professional and anywhere in between.

The club currenly offer two levels of membership depending on the applicants age.

Full Member £20 - Full membership is open to anyone aged 18+ and covers a full 12 months membership

Junior Member £10 - Junior membership is open to anyone aged 17 and under and covers a full 12 months club membership


If you would rather just visit the club to see what we're like before joining, please feel free. Guests are welcome to attend their first meeting free of charge and then upto 2 other meetings with just a nominal £2 charge per meeting. Guests attending more than 3 meetings per year will be requested to take out a full years membership upon their 4th visit.

How Do I Join ?

Anyone wishing to join Nuneaton & Distrcit Amateur Radio Club can do so by visiting the club on any club night and completing an application form. If you have any questions regarding membership or the club in general, please do not hesitate to contact us using our Contact Us link at the top of the page. We are always happy to answer any questions, and look forward to welcoming you to a future meeting.


What Can I Do at NDARC ?


As you will have hopefully seen in our video above, the club attempts to offer a range of activities aimed at providing something of interest to members regardless of you particular area within Amateur Radio

Lectures & Workshops

We pride ourselves on bringing a range of speakers and workshops to club the club each year, offering members an opertunity to learn and explore different areas of a wide and varied hobby. From EME to Connecting your radio to a mixer theres something out there for you

Training

The club is constantly looking for new and interesting ways to provide training to both new and existing members. Online facilities are being developed as we speak to allow us to provide training to a wider area than we have historically been able to cover. Please visit our Training page at the top of the page for more information on the training options available

Club Visits

In 2017 the club undertook a number of visits to different places around the UK. May saw the club head to the Hack Green Secret Bunker, September the RSGB Hamfest at Newark and October sent the club to Milton Keynes for the 2017 RSGB Convention. Visits are already been planned for 2018 alongside returning to some regular sites from 2017.

Special Event Stations

Public knowledge of Amateur Radio is key to its survival and potential growth. Nuneaton & District Amateur Radio club is committed to attempting to highlight Amateur Radio in a positive light to as wide an area is possible. The club attempts to participate in Special Event Stations within the area such as the Nuneaton Carnival and other local key dates such as Museums On the Air.

Radio Sport Contesting

Radio Sport Contesting or simply Contesting as it is also refered to is a rapidly growing area within Amateur Radio and one which we're pleased to say NDARC is very much active in. Currently hosting a Contesting Team of 6 members, the team has continued to have success throughout the year in terms of both mid table results and certificates in a number of areas. If you are interested in getting started in contesting but are alittle unsure where to start then we may well be the club for you. For more information on the clubs current contesting team please visit our sister site Nuneaton & District Amateur Radio Club - Contest Site