Monday, 27 February 2017

FADARS Nets

We continue to meet every Monday on GB3FK at 19:30hrs, Please feel free to join in on the repeater or via Echolink, all are welcome to join in .

More information about the repeaters available here

Folkestone Repeater Group

Lots of information about Folkestone repeaters are available on the Folkestone Repeater Group Website.

We have FM, DSTAR, DMR and Fusion available in the area.

Dover Radio Rally 12th March 2017

The Dover Radio Rally takes place on the 12th March 2017

more information here http://www.darc.org.uk/index.php?page=dover-radio-rally

Visit the Folkestone Repeater Group team on the day

Saturday, 17 September 2016

Last few months of 2016!

OCTOBER:
Monday 3rd. This will be at Earlsgate as usual at 19.30
NOVEMBER:
Monday 7th at Earlsgate at 19.30 as usual.
DECEMBER:
Monday 5th, again at Earlsgate at 19.30

Dont forget the weekly nets on GB3FK Monday evening from 19:30hrs.

73

Wednesday, 18 May 2016

DMR - GB7AS <> GB7CK

Hi all,

DMR Repeaters GB7CK (Capel) and GB7AS (Ashford) Local TG9 S2 are now linked together.

This gives a good East Kent communications system.

There has been plenty of activity.

More info at www.gb3fk.com

Sunday, 24 April 2016

APRS Digi - MB7UF

MB7UF is Folkestone's new APRS Digi which hopes to be on air in the next few weeks. More info soon

Thursday, 3 December 2015

2016 Meetings




At the last meeting, those of us who were there had a go at sorting out the diary for 2016 and I have put the details below.

Dont forget every other Monday we meet on GB3FK at 19:30 - Please feel free to join us.

JANUARY:

Monday 4th at Earlsgate at 19.30

Friday 22nd The FADARS meal at PAPAS Sandgate road, 18.00 for 18.30 A chance for us all to get together just for fun.
I need to know how many will be attending, so please let me know as soon as you can!  Don’t just assume that I already know!

FEBRUARY:

Monday 1st Feb at Earlsgate at 19:30

MARCH:

Monday 7th at Earlsgate at 19.30

APRIL:

Monday 4th at Earlsgate at 19.30

MAY:

Monday 9th Weather permitting we will attempt our first outing of the year, either Crete Road West or Farthing Common.
Please listen out from 18.00 on GB3FK for confirmation. If obviously wet or inclement, we will meet as usual at Earlsgate at 19.30

JUNE:

Monday 6th and once again a possible outing as May, please listen out on GB3FK at 18.00 for confirmation.
As always this will be subject to the weather. If inclement we will be at Earlsgate as usual.

JULY:

Monday 4th.
Same as before subject to the weather.

AUGUST:

Monday 1st, as above we will hope to be able to get out into the fresh air, subject as usual to the weather.
Once again, listen out on GB3FK at 18.00 for confirmation.

SEPTEMBER:

Monday 5th.
We will try again to get out and about, please listen out on GB3FK for confirmation at 18.00

OCTOBER:

Monday 3rd. This will be at Earlsgate as usual at 19.30

NOVEMBER:

Monday 7th at Earlsgate at 19.30 as usual.

DECEMBER:

Monday 5th, again at Earlsgate at 19.30

I know I say this every year, but if anyone has ideas for anything else we can do as a club, outings, talks, visits etc., then please
let me know or let us know at one of the meetings, but please be prepared to be the organiser as I can’t be expected to do it all!

I extend seasons greetings to you all and look forward to seeing you during the next year. Regards and 73’s and 88’s to all.



Stan, G6ZNW.