© South Essex Amateur Radio Society 1982- 2016    last update  29 April  2016

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Amateur Radio Foundation: SEARS next course starts 6th May starting at 7pm.....Boxted Airfield Video now on website...May 10th Club meeting Talk and demonstration with Paul 2E0DNQ on using a Cheap SDR.... May 15th  Field event National Mills Weekend GB2RWM at Rayleigh Windmill.....

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 International Space Station Contact

Winter Gardens School

31st Canvey Radio &

Electronics Rally

Was  on the 7th February 2016 At the Paddocks Community Centre, Long Road, Canvey Island , Thank you to everyone that came along and made it another successful year we will be back  next year for our 32nd Rally early on 5th February 2017.

This years Pictures >>


On the 8th October 2014 we organized another contact with the International Space Station with Students from  Winter Gardens Primary School , Canvey Island, who were able to ask 24 questions to Reid Wiseman KF5LKC Flight Engineer aboard the International Space Station, they have been waiting about 20 months to do this contact which didn't disappoint.

HD Views from the Space Station

Amateur Radio Foundation Licence

The club will be running Amateur Radio Training for the foundation Licence at our club venue, the next course will start on May 6 for 6 consecutive Fridays starting at 7pm  and will be conducted by our RSGB approved & trained instructors. >>More

Special Event

Field Stations

Our next field day event will be on Sunday  May 15th for Mills on the Air GB2RWM from Rayleigh Windmill .

Then on Sunday  June 19 we will operate  Museums on the Air GB2BM at the Bay Museum Canvey Island and to commemorate the anniversary of the two B17s that crashed at Canvey Point in 1944.

 Ham Radio Gear for Sale

Morse Classes

Canvey Radio Rally Training

Latest Amateur Radio News Stories from

The Southgate Amateur Radio Club Site

12th April

Club Meeting

Our club meeting April 12th was a talk with Vic G6BHE a Day in the life of a Network Engineer a very amusing and informative  talk from Vic on early networking   our next meeting on May 10th  is a talk and demonstration with Paul 2E0DNQ on using a Cheap SDR.

The South Essex Amateur Radio Society

(The Canvey Radio Club)  for over the last 30 years we have run the very successful Canvey Radio Rally, the club was Founded in 1982, we meet at 19:00hrs on the Second Tuesday of the Month. Meetings are held at our  venue at Swans Green Hall  in Hart Road ,corner with The Rundels , Thundersley,  SS7 3PE.  Map and more info

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