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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





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 International Space Station Contact

Winter Gardens School





30th Canvey Radio &

Electronics Rally

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


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Club meeting 13th January

The January 13th club meeting was our 30th Canvey Radio Rally Preparations evening and a meeting of the  Foundation course team ,Club Meetings 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 10th Feb Talk by Roland Taylor M0BDB Essex DRM on the RSGB and Raynet.



ISS 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.

Amateur Radio Training for the foundation Licence

After a gap of many years the club are now offering Amateur Radio Training for the foundationTraining Licence at our club venue starting on Friday 17th April, the Licence course will be run at various times during the year  and  be conducted by our RSGB approved & trained instructors.  See training page.

JOTA 18th October


On  18th  October we operated at the 57th Jamb1st Canvey Sea Scouts " Jota "oree 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.


 .........Don't forget the 30th Canvey Radio  and Electronices Rally is on this Sunday 1st February ..whatever the Weather ..Doors will open 10:30 am .....After a gap of many years the South Essex Amateur Radio Society will be running Amateur Radio Training for the foundation Licence starting on Friday April 17th  at our club venue.......Don't forget the 30th Canvey Radio and Electronices Rally is on this Sunday 1st February ...whatever the Weather ...Doors will open 10:30 am