Welcome to South Manchester Radio and Computing Club

S.M.R.C.C. aims to promote interest in all aspects of Amateur Radio as a hobby. Key features:-

  • programme of weekly talk at a variety of technical levels.
  • a shack with HF and VHF transeivers
  • weekly member nets
  • Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced courses with access to our on-line training environment
  • morse proficiency classes
  • radio, computing and electronic experimentation
  • propagation studies - see www.rsgb.org.uk/psc
  • monthly Technical Forums

Membership costs just £30.00 per year.

To find out more drop into to one of our meetings or join in one of our on-air nets—you will be assured of a warm welcome.

You can also folllow us on Twitter or Facebook:-



or visit our stand at one of the events below :-


West Manchester Radio Club Winter Rally

Sale Festival


Red Rose

Sale Festival


Latest News


  • Tables £10.
  • Admission £1,
  • Opening Time 09.30,
  • Talk in on S22.
  • Details from John, M6JII, 07892 890 902.


Sale Festival - 2014

The club had a stand and the club station was on the air with special event callsign GB0SF. Click on Sale Festival Pictures for details...


Operating Practice and Procedures

Some links from Ron's Excellent talk:-

Some Current and Historic phonetic alphabets:- http://morsecode.scphillips.com/alphabet.html
The International Amateur Radio Union:-    http://www.iaru.org/
Operating Ethics:- http://www.ham-operating-ethics.org/
RSGB Site on Operating Procedures for newly licensed stations:- http://rsgb.org/main/get-started-in-amateur-radio/operating-your-new-station/
Dave G4UGM


Club Project Underway

The clubs "Winter Project" is now under way. Members will be building the QRP Club "Sudden" Receiver...


The kits have arrived....

.... come along to the Tech Forums to build


Project Update

The Kits have arrived....

Some have started building

Some have finished