Essex Ham YL Net 04 May 2019

The May 2019 Essex Ham Young Ladies Net started at 8pm on Saturday the 4th – Star Wars Day (May the Fourth be with you)

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 M0LMR, Basildon (In the chair)
  2. Rachel G6AMY, Grays
  3. Andrew M0ONH, Chelmsford
  4. Pete M0PSX, Leigh on sea
  5. GB50WAB (Kevin in Kent)
  6. Oscar 2E1HWE, Westcliff

Topics for the evening included:

  • Andrew’s talk at TARG last night
  • Classical music (then 80s music)
  • Stargazing – specifically meteor-gazing, as there’s a show this morning
  • Upcoming changes to training and exams
  • A stargazing and radio night, anyone?
  • Worked All Britain
  • BBC Radio documentary “Between the ears – Space Ham” – included audio from meteor showers. There’s an extract here: Extract on Soundcloud

Our thanks to ERG was read at 9:05pm and the net closed at 9:45pm

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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