The society is situated within Bowburn Community Association. We meet every Wednesday evening from 6.30pm till 9.00pm. We have a room which is fitted out with operating positions for both HF and VHF/UHF operating. Plus aerials for 80m to 70cms. The society also runs a DStar repeater GB7PB on 145.6625 which is also gateway enabled.
The society also runs the Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced levels for anybody wishing to become a radio amateur at various times through out the year. Assessment is by theory, practical work and radio operating.
Amateur radio is one of the world’s most popular hobbies with more than 50,000 active hams in Britain alone. For more information about amateur radio, visit the Radio Society of Great Britain’s website – www.rsgb.org.uk