Carrickfergus Amateur Radio Group

Latest Club News:

  • The Club officially resumes on Tuesday 10th January 2023 at 7pm in Elim Pentecostal Church, North Road, Carrickfergus, BT38 8ND with the Annual General Meeting (AGM) from 7:30pm onward – all members (and visitors) are welcome to attend (and return any trophies and awards in time for presentation at the AGM, or bring them along on the AGM night).
  • Carrickfergus Amateur Radio Group wish all Club members and visitors a very Happy🎄🕯️🎅 and Peaceful Christmas 🎄🎁🎄with best wishes and every blessing for the New Year 🕛 2023.
  • New international Club event added (for August 2023) in the EVENTS page – International Lighthouse/Lightship Weekend
  • The Annual Club Christmas Bun Fight will take place on Tuesday 13th December 2022 from 7pm in Elim Pentecostal Church, North Road, Carrickfergus, BT38 8ND. All members and visitors are most welcome. The Club will return in the New Year on 10th January 2023 for the Annual General Meeting (AGM): if you are a trophy or award holder, please return these as soon as possible and in time for next year’s presentations.
  • Carrickfergus Amateur Radio Group, GIØLIX sincerely thank all the traders and visitors who made it along to the Annual Radio Rally on Saturday 29th October 2022. Despite some bad weather on the day, the Rally was well supported with much chatter during meet ups and swift sales from traders and bring and buy tables. Special thanks to the traders who helped make the Rally a successful day, and Club members for all the help and support before and on the day. The Club hopes to see many more next year!
  • Carrickfergus Amateur Radio Group continue to meet for Club nights on Tuesday evenings from 7pm in Elim Pentecostal Church, North Road, Carrickfergus, BT38 8ND. All visitors are welcome.
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  • Keep up to date with national and international developments in amateur radio on the RSGB GB2RS News page.
  • Further details of Club activities (and for information on Amateur Radio licence courses offered at the Club venue: Foundation, Intermediate, Advanced and CW tutoring) can be obtained by emailing the Club:

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