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.
As per the agreement at the AGM, club meetings now have a donation of £1 per person.
Could we also ask everyone to sign in please. It helps committee with numbers and membership.
WE NEED YOUR POINTS ON 6m 19.00-21.30 SSB PORTION OF THE BAND
HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE
MKARS are currently in 13th position in the UKAC weekly VHF/UHF Tuesday nights contests with 110 clubs and groups and 686 individuals taking part.
We would welcome more members who would be willing to join the regulars to gain MKARS more points in what is the most popular radio event of any week. Dates can be found in the diary and full details in the VHF pages of the RSGB web site, or just ask any of the regular Contesters, myself included, G1MZD.
We have pleasure in welcoming the 7 students who took the latest Foundation training course into the ranks of amateur radio after successfully completing the course and taking the exam.
These students are:-
The training Team Frank, Andy, Graham
This is the last call for anyone interested in taking the Foundation trainig course. If you are interested in taking the course with us please let us know by contacting us on email@example.com
If your free on Tuesday nights why not join the growing number of members that gain the club valuable points in the VHF/UHF Contests. Check the Diary and the RSGB VHF pages for more info. It's one way of getting MKARS noticed up and down the country and beyond. If you need any help please ask.
Typhoon Haima which hit the north of the Philippines has left a path of debris, destroyed infrastructure, damaged homes (46,000) and businesses, affected agriculture and fishing, plus resulted in flooding and landslides
A Quad-Copter touring of the Greene County (Xenia, Ohio) Fairgrounds, the new home for 2017 Dayton Hamvention
Attention all Hams! The Yavapai Amateur Radio Club (YARC) of Prescott, Ariz. - broadcasting from the Gunsite Academy’s 2,000-acre campus north of Prescott - will operate a special event station Nov. 17, 2016, to help celebrate the National Rifle Association's (NRA) 145th birthday