May 2018

Club meetings for May are on the following dates:-
4th, 11th, 18th, 25th(AGM)

Our weekly social evening from 7pm.
May 25th is our Annual General Meeting

AGM

This years AGM will be held on the Friday 25th of May with an 8pm start.

Any correspondence, suggestions, proposed changes to the rules or constitution should reach the secretary (MØLDI) no later than the 18th May at 1700hours.

There will be a strict agenda and there won’t be a slot for ‘Any Other Business’

April 2018

This months club meetings:-

Friday 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th.

Social evening and on the air from the club shack, 7pm onwards.

Any further events will be added as and when

Training

Due to circumstances beyond our control we have had to suspend any further training courses for the time being. The current foundation course will continue,

If and when this changes we will post an update.

An amateur radio enthusiast helped rescue a girl who was having an epileptic seizure while camping in a remote part of Exmoor.

Mike Everett was scanning the airwaves at his home 60 miles away in Bristol when he heard a mayday call.

He was able to direct paramedics to the area after one of the camping party used a radio set to call for help as there was no mobile phone signal.

The 12-year-old girl was taken to hospital and has since fully recovered.

Mr Everett said he was listening to his radio when he heard the word “ambulance” and knew “by the tone of the man’s voice that he needed help straightaway”.

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