Chelmsford Amateur Radio Society (CARS) is a vibrant club with over 120 active members holding amateur radio licences.
Based in and around Chelmsford, Essex, it is nationally recognised as playing a very active role in amateur radio across a wide range activities including social, operational and development/training aspects. The Society is affiliated to the national body, the Radio Society of Great Britain (RSGB).
CARS members collectively have a huge range of technical experience and operate from HF to the microwave bands. With roots going back to the 1930s, the Society draws much of its membership from professionals in the electronics and radio field. It incorporates a dedicated training team who have been strong supporters and implementers the current amateur radio licence structure and training/examination regime - training 50 licensees a year.
A Meeting is held on the First Tuesday of each Month in the Marconi Sports & Social Centre, Beehive Lane, Great Baddow, Chelmsford and start at 7.30PM (Local).
Visitors are always very welcome but please introduce yourself at the door & purchase a Raffle Ticket. Traditionally, Visitors usually win a prize!
(Summary of club activities reproduced by permission of John Bowen)
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|Mon 17th Jun : 7.30pm|
|Parish Council Meeting/Planning||Parish Hall|
|Mon 17th Jun : 8.00pm|
|Parish Council Meeting/Highways & Amenities Committee||Parish Hall|
|Thu 20th Jun : 7.15 for 7.45pm|
|Great Baddow Flower Club : Stones, Beatles & Flowers demo by Linda Kingcott||Parish Hall, Maldon Road|
|Fri 21st Jun : 7.30 for 8pm start|
|Bingo Night, fundraiser for St Mary's Playschool||Galleywood Heritage Centre|
|Mon 24th Jun : 7.30pm|
|Parish Council Meeting/Allotments Sub Committee||Parish Hall|
|Mon 24th Jun : 8.00pm|
|Parish Council Meeting/Grounds Committee||Parish Hall|
|Fri 28th Jun : 10am - 1pm|
|Great Baddow Village Market||United Reform Church|
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