The Spalding & District Amateur Radio Society (SDARS) is a vibrant and progressive society and we draw our members from Spalding and the surrounding area.

We meet on Friday nights:
Time: 19:30 – 21.30
Pinchbeck Library & Community Hub
48 Knight Street
PE11 3RU


Diary 2019

17 Feb SDARS Junk Sale – Pode Hole

29 Mar Transverters – A ‘Coarse Guide’ by Andrew Hebden

5 Apr Bingo Night
– £5 a ticket
– To be held at the Hub/Library in Pinchbeck

24 Apr  Visit to Chicksands Museum
Chicksands Military Intelligence Museum
SG17 5PR

26 Apr Health Service – Talk on history & curios by Sue Brooks

2 June SDARS Rally

7 June Photography – Talk by Andrzej Papiewski

8 June Pinchbeck Carnival – Demonstration station

28 June Guitar Demo by Neill Barnett

6/7 July VHF National Field Day

26 July Y Stations – Talk on history and sites by Richard Austen

3 Aug Visit to Henlow Radio Museum
Henlow Radio Museum
RAF Henlow
SG16 6DP

30 Aug

1 Sept  Club BBQ

7/8 Sept HF SSB National Field Day (?)

20 Sept WWll Clandestine Radio Operators – Talk by Richard Austen

21 Sept Pinchbeck Live event – Demo Station & other activities – Cancelled

27/28 Sept National Hamfest – SDARS volunteers for Car Boot Sale

11 Oct Construction Contest + Trophy Presentations

25 Oct Talk By Ken Barnett – Low Band DXING, Propagation etc

1 Nov Members Bring n’ Buy (Radio, bits and stuff)

15 Nov 60’s 70’s Quiz Night with buffet
Tickets available from Christine Austen or Sue Brooks

29 Nov Royal Observer Corps – History and Video by Richard Austen

6 Dec An Introduction to the RSGB “Beyond Exams” Initiative

13 Dec Christmas party at Pinchbeck Library Hub

27 Dec New Year’s Eve meeting

17 Jan 2010 – Annual General Meeting at Pinchbeck Library Hub