MKARS Rally Information
Milton Keynes Amateur Radio Society
Sunday 27th August 2017
The Irish Centre, Manor Fields, Watling Street, Bletchley, MK2 2HX
(Opposite Dobbies Garden Centre - see map below)
ENTRANCE FEE £3.00 - FREE PARKING
The Milton Keynes Amateur Radio Society (MKARS) annual radio rally is to be held at this superb new location, which has excellent modern facilities together with free on site parking, indoor catering, a public bar and disabled facilities.
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FROM 10AM
The new venue is located on the edge of Fenny Stratford on Watling Street.
From M1 Junction 13 - 7 miles (approx. 16 mins)
From M1 Junction 14 - 6.4 miles (approx. 15 mins)
Follow MKARS signs from the A5 roundabout Fenny Stratford
TALK IN ON 145.550MHZ (S22)
Indoor trade stalls, club stall, electronics components tools and accessories. Antenna and rigging hardware, computer and electronics surplus.
Disabled parking area
AFTERWARDS WHY NOT VISIT THE RSGB NATIONAL RADIO CENTRE AT NEARBY BLETCHLEY PARK
The society's amateur radio station GB40PR will be active today between mid-day and mid-night, and will be the final day on the air for GB40PR
The special event station VI4SEA - which stands for Sydney Emden Action - honours the brave officers and sailors on HMAS Sydney and the SMS Emden, that engaged each other on November 9, 1914, off Cocos Keeling Islands in the Indian Ocean
CAT 16, the British Amateur Television Club (BATC) Convention took place at Cosford in Shropshire, 24-25 and videos of the talks are now available on YouTube