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BRARS Membership and Treasurer
Due to a variety of circumstances, our President, Geoff G4GNQ, is now handling Membership on an acting basis with effect from 19th April 2017. He also takes on the role of Treasurer.

2017 Spring Meeting
Our Spring meeting commences on Friday 19th May. We will be based at the Ibis hotel on Temple Meads wharf.
For more information please contact Geoff G4GNQ. 

  2016 AGM - 22nd October in Derby
Our 2016 AGM was held on Saturday 22nd October in the Reading Parlour of the Brunswick Inn in Derby. The meeting went very well indeed It was accompanied by a buffet and some golden cakes to celebrate our golden anniversary.
There is more information on our AGM page.

G4DBS, Coral & G4GNQ, M1CDL, G4DCJ & Pat, G3YPS, G3THC

2016 Rallies
BRARS was at the National Hamfest on Friday 30th Sep and Saturday 1st Oct 2016. Here is our stand -  managed by Geoff G4GNQ - seen during a lull in the day.

National Hamfest, Newark, 2016


2016 FIRAC Congress - 15th-19th September in Derby
This year's FIRAC Congress was organised by BRARS and was held in Derby from 15th to 19th September. This fitted in nicely with the celebration of BRARS golden anniversary. A report about this Congress is in the February 2017 issue of Rails & Radio (see below).
We operated GB0IFC during the Congress.

Rails & Radio the BRARS magazine

Rails & Radio February 2017The latest issue is the February 2017 issue.  It includes a report of the highlights of our AGM in 2016 and also includes a report, with photos, of the Firac Congress held in Derby in September 2016

Please note that this issue of Rails & Radio was published before the post of Treasurer was passed from M0ZAA to G4GNQ.



G4EAN's copy arrived by post sometime around 15th March.

As usual, our editor  welcomes articles for the next issue.

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