On-Air at the new QTH

We successfully installed our antennas at our new QTH (see here) on Sat 18th Feb. Gareth (MW1DCF) and his brother Baz, turned up with all the ladders and antenna installation gear anyone would need. Baz made short work of installing the T&K’s on the gable end of one of the buildings, and erected the 4m … Read more

New Location

The Newport Amateur Radio Society (NARS) has a new location at the Tabernacle Congregational Chapel in Rhiwderin. The radio club will open every Thursday evening 19:00 – 21:00 at the chapel. How to find us? Our location is : Tabernacle Congregational Chapel4 Harlech DrRhiwderinNr. BassalegNewportNP10 8RH These What3Words point directly to the front door – … Read more

History Update

The history about the club has been updated recently. Have a read HERE. We have found out some details about Capt. C.H.Bailey and also a link to a very interesting Podcast covering the Stelvio building. 73

Special Event GB4NPT

GB4NPT – to commemorate 20 years of Newport, South Wales, gaining City Status. Newport (Casnewedd, in Welsh), which is located in the South East corner of Wales was granted full city status by HRH Queen Elizabeth II during her Golden Jubilee anniversary year in 2002. More details on our QRZ page : https://www.qrz.com/db/GB4NPT 73 !

Club House Open

We are happy to announce that we have returned to the club house. The meeting is every Thursday evening, term time, 19:00 to 21:00, initially limited to a maximum of 10 members in the meeting room, with 2 spare for any visitors up to a max of 12 in the room at any one time. … Read more

2m Tuesday net frequency move

We have moved up the band slightly for the 2m VHF net that happens at 8pm local every Tuesday. We can now be found on 145.375MHz (or somewhere close if frequency busy). Please call in and say hello. 73 Richie. MW0LGE

Zoom Nights

We are now on Zoom every Thursday from 7pm onwards. Get all the details by clicking here. Hopefully we will see you there !

Intermediate Success

Our youngest member, Declan MW6SZL, has just passed his intermediate exam today. What a fantastic result Declan, and congratulations from all of us at the club !!! We look forward to talking to you on your new 2w0 callsign. Wooot !!!

Monthly Round Up

As we are not able to meet at the club at the moment we have been releasing a monthly round up ‘news letter’. Follow the links below to have a read. We produced these during 2020. OCTOBER – no activity reported