Essex Ham YL Net 02 Mar 2019

The March 2019 Essex Ham Young Ladies Net started at 8pm on Saturday the 2nd, and was a five-county net!

The YL Net is hosted, as ever, by Dorothy M0LMR, and you can find out more about the net on our Essex Ham YL Net page.

Dorothy M0LMR, host of the Essex Ham YL Net
Dorothy M0LMR, host of the Essex Ham YL Net


Live Chat: During the Net, we run an Internet chatroom. Go to to get chatting during our nets – You need to create a free Essex Ham account to access our chatroom.
Internet Feed: Not in range of the GB3DA? Several Internet feeds are available, including: Essex Ham’s Audio Feed or Essex Ham on TuneIn.


Sarah, Stella, Dorothy, Glynis and Lisa - the 5 participants of the first Essex Ham YL Net
Sarah, Stella, Dorothy, Glynis and Lisa – the 5 participants of the first Essex Ham YL Net in 2015

Net Attendees

Here’s the attendance list for this week’s net:

  1. Dorothy ( chair) M0LMR Basildon
  2. Brian 2E0WHB Chelmsford
  3. Pete M0PSX Leigh on sea
  4. Dave M6ONB
  5. Tom M0ABA Shoeburyness
  6. Alan 2E0FBP Wickford
  7. Dave M1ECC Basildon
  8. Nigel M6OQU Maidstone Kent
  9. Kristian M0SSK Basildon

Topics for the evening included:

  • In windy/stormy weather, do you take down or secure better your antennas, or hope and pray they stay where you put them?
  • TARG group talk on “rapid deployment radio”
  • Repeaters and N code/D code
  • Camping or caravanning which do you prefer?
  • Motorbike rallies
  • When /P, what equipment do you take?

Our thanks to ERG was read at 9pm and the net closed at 9;46 pm

Thank you so much everyone who joined the net, and to those listening via the Essex Ham live stream,

hope you all enjoyed it.

Best wishes and HAPPY HAMMING !

Dorothy M0LMR

Thanks & Disclaimer

Essex Repeater Group LogoEssex Ham would like to thank the Essex Repeater Group for allowing us to use the GB3DA for the Essex YL Net. This repeater, together with GB3ER, GB3DB and GB7ZP are managed by volunteers. ERG would appreciate your support which can be by membership or donation, online at
Please note that the YL Net and Monday Night Net are recorded for the protection of our participants. Audio from repeaters around the UK, including GB3DA, may be streamed online and via web SDRs.
The views and opinions expressed by participants of the Essex YL Net do not necessarily reflect the views of Essex Ham.


Data Protection Notice: Messages transmitted over amateur radio as part of an Essex Ham Net are streamed online and recorded. Names and callsigns of net participants are logged and a summary of attendees made public via this website. We believe this to be for reasons of ‘Legitimate Interest’ under GDPR regulations. Messages posted in the Net chatroom may be relayed over-air as part Essex Ham’s Net, if the Net Controller deems it to be relevant to on-air discussion. See our Terms & Privacy Policy for more.


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