Meetings are normally held on the 2nd & 4th Wednesdays of the month at 7:30 for 8:00 pm in the Library at the Braid Hills Hotel, 134 Braid Road, Edinburgh, EH10 6JD.

Braid Hills Hotel website with map: www.braidhillshotel.co.uk

Rallies, conferences, contests and other events of interest to LRS members are indicated in BLUE.

Click on underlined Subject title of past meeting for full report with photographs. 

For further information, and to be added to the LRS meeting notices E-mailing list, whether you are a member or not, please contact Andy Sinclair MM0FMF, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Many thanks to Program Manager, James Gentles GM4WZP for compiling this program. 

2021-22

LOTHIANS RADIO SOCIETY

PROGRAM

DATE

SUBJECT

SPEAKER / ORGANIZER

1 Sept 2021

LRS AGM and inaugural post-Covid Meeting

Alan Masson GM3PSP

8 Sept 2021

Viral Net #74

Colin Wright GM4HWO

15 Sept 2021

Viral Net #75

Colin Wright GM4HWO

 22 Sept 2021

(Normal 4th Wed.)

"WW1 Aircraft Electrical Systems, including Radio."

Bob Thomson, APSS (Aviation Preservation Society, Scotland).

29 Sept 2021

Viral Net #76

Colin Wright GM4HWO

6 Oct 2021

Note - 1st Wed.

122GHz QSO Crowd-Demo:

How far did I get...

Full report soon.

Pete Bates GM4BYF

& Brian Flynn GM8BJF

Sat 9 Oct 2021

RSGB Convention

Online at www.rsgb.org/convention

RSGB

13 Oct 2021

Viral Net #77

Colin Wright GM4HWO

20 Oct 2021 

Note - 3rd Wed.

Surplus Equipment Sale

(Normal auction method, but with Covid procedures) 

St Fillan's Church, Buckstone Dr.

Pete Bates GM4BYF

24 Oct 2021

Galashiels Rally

CANCELLED.

 

27 Oct 2021

Viral Net #78

Colin Wright GM4HWO

Nov 2021

GMRT - Microwave Round Table  - postponed to 2022

Nov 2021

75th anniversary of founding of the Lothians (Amateur) Radio Society in 1946.

(Exact date not known). 

Alan Masson GM3PSP

3 Nov 2021

Viral Net #79

Colin Wright GM4HWO
10 Nov 2021

  Near Real-Time Propagation Measurement WSPR

Colin Murray GM4EAU

17 Nov 2021

Viral Net #80

Colin Wright GM4HWO

24 Nov 2021

Last Pub Night at Wee Bennet's Bar (BHH not available)

Andy Sinclair MM0FMF
1 Dec 2021

Viral Net #81

Colin Wright GM4HWO
8 Dec 2021

Viral Net #82

Colin Wright GM4HWO

15 Dec 2021

 Note - 3rd Wed.

LRS 75th Anniversary Christmas Curry

Gurkha Cafe, Coburn St.

Colin Wright GM4HWO 

22 Dec 2021

No meetings during Christmas festivities.

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2022    
12 Jan 2022 

Video Night at the Edinburgh Cine & Video Society

23A Fettes Row (basement).

Peter Dick GM4DTH
26 Jan 2022

Using a Vertical Dipole Array on a Scottish Beach

Malcolm Hamilton GM3TAL 
9 Feb 2022

History of the Pocket Calculator: 5000 years and still counting.

James Gentles GM4WZP
23 Feb 2022

An Intro to OpenEMS, a Free  Electro-Magnetics Simulator

Brian Howie GM4DIJ 
9 Mar 2022

Astrodynamics without the mathematics - how to fly spacecraft

John Cooke GM8OTI 
23 Mar 2022  TBA  
13 Apr 2022  TBA  

20 Apr 2022

Not - 3rd Wed.

Surplus Equipment Sale at St Fillan's Church, Buckstone Dr.

(Tables Method - like rallies)

 
11 May 2022

Timed Talks

organized by Colin GM4EAU

Colin Murray GM4EAU

25 May 2022

160m D/F Hunt

Start from "Tardis" in Braid Hills Road

Fox: Peter Dick GM4DTH

8 June 2022

LRS AGM 

Andy Sinclair MM0FMF

22 June 2022

LRS Summer BBQ

at "Bates Motel" 

Pete Bates GM4BYF

1-3 July 2022

RSGB VHF NFD

GM3HAM/P Gatehouse of Fleet

Pete Bates GM4BYF

6 July 2022

 Pub Night 1, Wee Bennet's Bar

Andy Sinclair MM0FMF

20 July 2022

Pub Night 2, Wee Bennet's Bar

Andy Sinclair MM0FMF

10 Aug 2022 

Pub Night 3, Wee Bennet's Bar

Andy Sinclair MM0FMF 

24 Aug 2022 

Pub Night 4, Wee Bennet's Bar

Andy Sinclair MM0FMF