Welcome to our club

Formed in 1982, Grantham Amateur Radio Club (GARC) an RSGB affiliated club, is one of the oldest amateur radio clubs in Lincolnshire. The club is based at the Grantham West Community Centre, with it’s own dedicated radio shack and meeting rooms.

We welcome anybody with an interest in radio communications to join our strong membership of amateur radio enthusiasts. Coming from all walks of life our members are eager to enhance their technical knowledge and pass on their experience of amateur radio and having fun in the process.

Grantham Amateur Radio Club is a registered RSGB training centre and our in house trainers regularly run training courses for all 3 classes of licence.

We organise Bi annual IOTA expeditions, regular field days and special event stations. So why not get interested and come along to our friendly meetings and take part in our many activities. Including talks, demonstrations, competitions and quiz nights.

Club Meetings

Club Meeting

 

Anyone with an interest in Amateur Radio are welcome to come along to our friendly meetings.
The club meets the first Tuesday of each month at Grantham West Community Centre Trent Road Grantham (click for location map)
Please check the club calendar, Facebook page or Twitter for the times of future meetings and event information.
All meeting start 19:30 – 20:00

Latest DX Spots

Time (UTC) Dx Callsign Frequency
17:48:00EA4GMX7001.3
17:48:00DK0HN3687
17:48:00PY2ZZ21217
17:47:00FR/F5PLC3535
17:47:00EA8MT50313
17:47:00DK0HN/P3687
17:47:00GM0SDV14070.4
17:47:00EG1PMC14160

Islands On The Air

 

Over the years we have participated in a number of DXpeditions to promote IOTA and have activated a number of islands.

Including :-

 

Click here for latest Dxpedition news.

Member Spotlight

 

Kevin Burton

Kevin Burton – G6SSN

Kevin has been a member of the club for 25 years. Interests are HF, Data modes, Digital modes. Currently trainer for the club. Active Dxpeditioner.

 

A Hobby for the 21st Century

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Credit: Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB)

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