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, except where shown in RED.

Currently during Covid-19 pandemic meetings replaced by weekly "Viral Net" every Wednesday at 8-9pm on 144.350MHz SSB. All welcome.

Braid Hills Hotel website with map:

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. 







11 Sept 2019

LRS Presidential Address

60 Years of Amateur Radio

Alan Masson GM3PSP

25 Sept 2019


Joint Meeting at MoC, Burntisland.

Use of Radar in the Union Chain Bridge Conservation

Dr Roland Paxton

& Dr Colin Stove

16 Oct 2019

Note - 3rd Wed.

Surplus Equipment Sale

St Fillan's Church, Buckstone

Pete Bates GM4BYF

Sunday 20 Oct 2019 

Galashiels Open Day & Rally

Volunteer Hall, St. John Street

Click for Video of 2018 Event 

Pete Bates GM4BYF

30 Oct 2019

Rehabilitating Communications in Afghanistan

Nick Peckett G4KUX/YA4F
Sat 2 Nov 2019


Scottish Microwave Round Table & Dinner, MoC, Burntisland 

Brian Flynn GM8BJF

Colin Wright GM4HWO

13 Nov 2019

SOTA & 13cms Escapades

Jack Hood GM4COX
27 Nov 2019

μBITX Radio Kit

John Innes MM0JXI 

11 December 2019


LRS Christmas Curry

Gurkha Cafe, Coburn St.

Colin Wright GM4HWO 
8 Jan 2020 

Video Night "The Cold War"  

Peter Dick GM4DTH
22 Jan 2020

Aircraft Scatter Communication & Useful Test Equipment For It.

Pete Bates GM4BYF 
12 Feb 2020

Robot Wars + Rampaging Chariots >£0.25m

Dr. Roger Hill 
26 Feb 2020

RSGB Convention Video Lecture:

Amateur Radio & the Raspberry Pi

Mike Richards G4WNC 
11 Mar 2020

How NOT to sail to the Faeroes

Geoff Crowley MM5AHO 

10 Jun 2020  LRS AGM - CANCELLED.  Alan Masson GM3PSP 

Every Wednesday


Until further notice

LRS "Viral Net"

144.350MHz SSB

Reports & Audio Recordings available on website

Colin Wright GM4HWO

14-16 May 2021

RSGB 2m Portable Contest

GM3HAM/P at Gatehouse

Pete Bates GM4BYF