Welcome to our club


Grantham Amateur Radio Club (GARC) are based in Grantham, Lincolnshire but are active throughout the surrounding region. Formed in 1982 it is one of the oldest clubs in the county with a strong membership of radio enthusiast from all walks of life, eager to enhance their knowledge, pass on their experience and have fun doing it.
We welcome anybody with an interest in radio communications, licenced or not. Grantham Amateur Radio Club is a registered RSGB training centre for all 3 classes of licence.
We organise Bi annual IOTA expeditions and regularly organise field days and special event stations. So why not get interested and come along to our friendly meetings and take part in our activities, talks, demonstrations, competitions and quiz nights.

Club Meetings

Club meetings


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 News

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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