Sunday 12th June 

Members of Wrexham Amateur Radio Society, took part in the annual Practical Wireless Contest from their usual location Nantyr nr Chirk

Operators and helpers were

Dave, Carl,Mike and Mark.

Bands were flat and at times it was a little bit of a struggle. Best DX was F/ON4HS


Tuesday 5th June


A few pictures from

Wrexham Amateur Radio Society's BBQ & 2M UKAC Contest







7th November, Brymbo Sports and Social




 On the 19th August Wrexham Amateur Rado Society, Travellled to the coast of North Wales to take

part in the International Lighthouse & Lightship Event using the club call of GW4WXM which took 

placeover the weekend of the 19th-20th August. The saturdaymorning was one of the windiest we

have witnessed in some time. It tookjust over 2 hours and 4 members of the operating team to

eventually get the station accomodation and operating area complete and ready to operate.

We made a total of 204 contacts working 15 other lighthouses or lightships.And a total of 18

countries. The farthest DX was Venezulela using a crushcraft HF verticle antenna, an Icom 756

and a transmiting  up to 100 watts.


Some pictures from the event








Members of Wrexham ARS during one of the test runs for GB1BSW @Brymbo Heritage


GB1BSW Brymbo Heritage Open Day Event