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:-

  • Our weekly Thursday night face-to-face group meetings have resumed.  We have technical lectures, group discussions, and Morse classes for budding CW operators.
  • Our Morse practice sessions are for new operators who wish to develop their skills in CW operating.  They start at 19:15 on Tuesday evenings.  Frequency 3,553 kHz or thereabouts. Listen for GX2HW, G4TFU, M0IYP.
  • We meet on-air in weekly nets on the 3.5, 50 and 145 MHz bands.  See the net lists below. Visitors are welcome to join any net and chat with Club members.
  • Weekly nets run on Sundays to Fridays to discuss the A to Z of technical issues using different bands and modes. Visitors welcome.
  • Sunday HF SSB on 3,660 kHz at 08:00 and sometimes 3,637 kHz at 10:30 LT. Both run by GX2HW
  • Monday at 20:00 LT our digital chatroom net using YSF GB-SRRCC
  • Tuesday 19:15 our 80-metre Morse net near 3,553 kHz runs at 18 wpm.
  • Tuesday 20:00  find us on or near 145.475 MHz FM.
  • Wednesday at 20:00 find us on the 6-metre frequency of 51.530 MHz.
  • Friday at 20:00 LT is our Technical Topics net on 2-metre FM run by GX3UHF near 145.475 MHz.
  • Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced courses with access to our on-line training environment
  • Morse proficiency classes.   For e-mail practice files contact chairman@smrcc.org.uk
  • Radio, computing and electronic experimentation
  • Propagation studies - see www.rsgb.org.uk/psc
  • Microcontrollers are an important interest amongst our members.

Membership costs just £30.00 per year.

To find out more drop into one of our meetings (location and time at bottom of this page) or join in one of our on-air nets—you will be assured of a warm welcome.

You can also follow us on Twitter or Facebook:-



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

The Norbreck rally in Blackpool is on Sunday April 24th 2022.  Sale Festival may run on Sunday June 19th 2022 if it goes ahead.



Sale Festival



Sale Festival