Essex Ham YL Net 03 Mar 2018

This month’s Essex Ham Young Ladies Net started at 8pm on Saturday the 3rd March 2018.

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 – 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 the Monday Night Net uStream (Thanks to Nick M0NFE). On a Smartphone, try SouthEastRadio on Zello


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 M0LMR, Basildon (in the chair)
  2. Rachel G6AMY, South Ockendon
  3. Michael M6HSH, Basildon
  4. Zena M6KZP, Laindon
  5. Chris 2E0KDG, Witham
  6. Lauren 2E0HLR, Rochester Kent
  7. Kevin G0PEK, Rochester Kent
  8. Kristian M0SSK, At Zena’s Laindon
  9. Pete M0PSX (at the SEARS club annual dinner)
  10. Mark 2E0RMT (at the SEARS club annual dinner)
  11. Caroline 2E0SXH, Walton on the naze
  12. Ian 2E0IJH, Northfleet Kent
  13. Bill G8CYK, Baddow

Topics for the evening included:

  • Canvey Rally and BRATS rally
  • Local nets… lots of them available throughout the week
  • Snowy weather
  • Getting youngsters into the hobby
  • To progress or not, in the hobby
  • Encouraging people into the hobby , what do you say when someone says “is that CB?”
  • Being ELMERS to others in the hobby encouraging and supporting fellow hams .

The net wrapped after 2 hours and 17 minutes. A total of 14 stations… the biggest yet. Thank you to everyone so much for joining the net this month.


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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