South Essex Amateur

© South Essex Amateur Radio Society 2014 last update 14 December 2014


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Radio Society

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





Latest Amateur Radio News Stories from the Southgate Amateur Radio Club Site


 International Space Station Contact

Winter Gardens School


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,.

30th Canvey Radio &

Electronics Rally

Will be on the 1st February 2015  At the Paddocks Community Centre, Long Road, Canvey Island , hope to see you all at next years event.


Trader List


Club meeting 16th December

The December 16th club meeting was our Christmas social evening and a talk on our club running Foundation Licence course in 2015 more info on Club meeting page, thanks to everyone that came along, nice to see new and old faces. During the meeting Free Tea and Coffee is always  available. our next meeting  will be on 13 Jan Rally Preparations.

JOTA 18th October


On  18th  October we operated at the 57th Jamboree on the Air with the Canvey Island Scouts GB2CIS  at Canvey Heights .


We have operated this JOTA Station on and off now for the last 25 years a very busy day at least 35 Scouts, Beavers, and Cubs were present.








Amateur Radio Training for the foundation Licence

After a gap of many years the club will be offering Amateur Radio Training for the foundation Licence very soon at our club venue. The Foundation Licence course will be run at various times during the year  and  be conducted by our RSGB approved & trained instructors.