Welcome to MKARS the Milton Keynes Amateur Radio Society.
With over 50 years of history and 100 members MKARS is one of the largest amateur radio clubs in Britain. Please feel free to visit us on our club nights or at any of the events in our diary.
To find out more about MKARS and what we have been up to check out our news items below or subscribe to our news feed. For more information on our news and diary feeds please check out our feed information page.
It's That Time Again Folks & Folkess's
A.G.M On Monday The 20th Of October At
T.S. Invincible 7:30pm For An 8pm Start....
The A.G.M. Is For Current Members Only !
So Please Wear Your Club ID Card...
If You Do Not Have One, Report To The Membership Secretary On The Night.
If You Are Not A Current Member, You Will Be Refused Admission !
We Look Forward To Seeing You All...
MKARS have come very close second in VHF NFD out of 7 clubs in the MS section ( multi band single transmitter ) this has got to be quite an achievement for us as we have not attempted this event before.
Thanks to all who operated and helped us set the station up and clear up afterwards.
Members and non members are welcome to join the MKARS Sunday Net on 145.400 FM from 20.00 local
For the 3rd year, MKARS has been invited to run the radio side of JOTAJOTI at the Quarries campsite on the 18th and 19th October.
All help is very welcome. It is a 24 hour effort so we always need help around the clock. Pop over for an hour or stay all day.
For more information, please see this forum post
To all the students that want to take the Intermediate training course in September.
Unfortunately due to PC failure I have lost a lot of the names of people that wanted to take the course. Please send me an e-mail if you are interested to training@MKARS.org.uk. There are still a few places left on the course.
You are encouraged to share the following 'Message to US Educators' with teachers, administrators and leaders at your local schools, museums, science centers and scouting organizations
Scouts at Kingston Ridge Campsite in Essex had something special at their Jamboree On The Air (JOTA) - High altitude balloon launches
The record breaking 434 MHz balloon B-64 launched by radio amateur Leo Bodnar M0XER on July 12, features in Hack-A-Day