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Established in 2014, Nuneaton & District Amateur Radio Club offers a varied program of events and activities aimed at encouraging both those new members entering the hobby for the first time as well as providing activities and opportunities for those more experienced members of the amateur radio community to expand their knowledge.
Club nights are held on the 3rd Friday of each month starting at 19:30 untill 21:30 at the Stockingford Community Centre. Club members also meet on the 1st Friday of each month at a local pub for the clubs monthly "Pint & Chat" event, aimed at providing a relaxed setting to simply relax with friends and enjoy a chat about anything from Radio, Rockets, Caving to Treasure Hunting theres always something diffent to talk about. For those keen to get talking on the air, the club also offers an informal Club Net which is held each Thursday starting at 21:30 and can be found on the 2m FM band 145.475Mhz
Details of the next events coming up at Nuneaton & District ARC can be found below, including details on dates and times. A full list of club events is provided on the "Events Guide" page.
Due to the ongoing global Coronavirus pandemic, NDARC took the decision at the start of March to pospone all face to face meetings until further notice. The club however is still very much active during this time in a number of ways.
We are still hosting our weekly clubnet on a Thursday evening starting at 21:30 on 145.475Mhz. Our Facebook group is as busy as ever keeping members entertained and connected at this time.
Moving forward with the uncertenty surrounding the current lock down period, the club is considering options to resume some meetings remotely. So if your interested in learning more or attending a meeting at the present time, please drop us a email initially so we can better advise you.
For anyone wishing to undertake their Foundation Exam at the present time, the RSGB are now allowing online examination with remote invigilation. Anyone who wishes to sit their exam under the remote exam system are requested to initially contact their local club and speak to the exam secretary who will assist with the exam application process. NDARC is happy to assist any amateur in the region with this who wishes to sit their foundation exam. The online remote invigilation is currently limited to only the Foundation Exam however this may be increased by the RSGB in the coming weeks. The requirement for the Foundation Practial Assessment has also been lifted at the present time.
"Pint & Chat Night"
19:30, The Griffin, Nuneaton, CV10 7PJ
19:30 - 21:30
"NDARC Club Net"
January brings with it the yearly AGM and the start of a new club year. This year also saw the club welcome Malcom Hancock ex Station Manager of Rugby Radio Station to present a talk on the history of Rugby Radio station from its birth to its final demise.... Read More