Thurrock Acorns Amateur Radio Club – Club Profile

Thurrock Acorns ARC LogoOn this page, you’ll find information on the Thurrock Acorns Amateur Radio Club (TAARC), one of the amateur radio clubs in Essex.

Thurrock Acorns formed in January 2014. It concentrates on members in and around the Grays Thurrock area, with field days and club activities in the local area.

To get the club’s members more involved, there are various activity coordinators, who report on progress at the monthly club meetings. The club is also involved with Foundation and Intermediate training, according to demand.

The Thurrock Acorns ARC normally meets once a month in Grays and the club runs a weekly 2m net (simplex, not via a repeater).

Club Profile

Launched: 2014
Location: Grays
Meetings: Normally 3rd Tuesday in the month:
Treetops School, Buxton Road, Grays RM16 2WU
Club Net: Weekly, Thursday evening 2m simplex from 19:30 local – Details
Training: Foundation, Intermediate, Full
AGM: January
Membership Fee: £20 per year
Website: www.taarc.co.uk
Information last updated: Mar 2021 – Out of date? Let us know

Meeting Place

The group normally meets at the Treetops School, Buxton Road, Grays:

Club Images

Attendees of the first TAARC Club Night (photo from Huw G7BNZ)
Attendees of the first TAARC Club Night (photo from Huw G7BNZ)
Ricky M6DII, Pete M0PSX and Neil G0RNU, talking data
Ricky M6DII, Pete M0PSX and Neil G0RNU, talking data at a TAARC night in March 2014

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