Essex Ham YL Net 02 Feb 2019

The February 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


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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. André 2E0DWU, Ipswich, Suffolk
  3. David M6ONB
  4. Laura M6LHT, Leigh-on-sea
  5. Pete M0PSX, Leigh-on-sea
  6. Andrew M0ONH, Chelmsford
  7. Peter M0PLG, Rochester, Kent
  8. Tom 2E0EUM, Wickford
  9. Dan M0HOW, Rye, East Sussex
  10. Kristian M0SSK, Basildon
  11. Wayne 2E0WSE, Harold Hill
  12. Gerald G8AKL, St.Ives, Cambridgeshire

Topics for the evening included:

  • The SEARS Canvey rally up and coming on the next day ( Sunday 3rd Feb) – If you are going, what bargains are you looking for?
  • Electric cars and their efficiency ( very good, by the sounds of it ) and other questions relating to them.
  • Recent Suffolk RED 20 –  an enjoyable evening as always and refreshments served by Andre 2E0DWU
  • Slippery road conditions especially after Suffolk red Bacon roll or sausage roll, what’s your favourite and is there any onion?
  • Which antennas are best for your location (whatever you can get away with, and works well for your set up)
  • And many other topics

Our thanks to the ERG was read at 9pm and the net finished at 9;50pm

THANK YOU everyone for making this such an enjoyable and memorable 5 Counties net .

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.


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