Essex Ham YL Net 02 November 2019

The November 2019 YL Net started at 8pm on Saturday the 2nd…. using a rather different callsign!

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.

GB40BYL - 40 Years of Bylara
GB40BYL – 40 Years of BYLARA, the British Young Ladies Amateur Radio Association


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Net Attendees

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

  1. Dorothy M0LMR, Basildon (In the chair) using the callsign GB40BYL
  2. Jo M0JOZ, Kent (with a poorly arm)
  3. Brian 2E0WHB, Chelmsford
  4. Ian M0LZI
  5. Peter 2E0NWM, Rochester
  6. Aubrey M7SDA, Rayleigh
  7. Kristian M0SSK, Basildon (salute)
  8. Pete M0PSX, Leigh-on-Sea
  9. Brian 2E0EUD

Some of the subjects chatted about:

  • Celebrating 40 years of Bylara – British Young Ladies Amateur Radio Association
  • Beards
  • Happy Birthday to Brian and Ian (top singing from Richard)
  • It was the TARG AGM on Friday
  • G5RV setup and baluns
  • Curried baked beans
  • Song lyrics, especially misheard ones
  • FT8

A thanks to the ERG was read at 9:19pm. The net formally closed at 9:20pm.

Well done to Dorothy for running tonight’s net using the GB40BYL, even though you weren’t 100%. A great net, and nice to have BYLARA’s callsign active across Essex & Kent.


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

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.


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