Category: Event Reports

Report from Sandringham Charity Horse Ride 08Oct2017

Thank you to the members that were able to assist at this ride. The weather proved favourable and there were a record number of 355 riders that took part. The course route meant we managed to provide good coverage using

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Report from Wissey half marathon 3rd Sept 2017

The group provided safety radio cover at  this half-marathon for St John Ambulance. Runner numbers were high but all the runners were well prepared and no safety incidents required dealing with. Comms wise we provided a mobile cover on 144.650

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Report from EGB Horse Ride Ringstead 17/18 June 2017

Thank you to all the team that were available to assist with communications at this two day event. It turned out to be the hottest weekend of the year so far with temperatures peaking in the PM at  over 30C

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Report from Samaritans Charity Cycle Ride 14 May 2017

Thanks to the members that were able to support this event.  We had a good turnout of riders considering the preceding weather (heavy rain). We used the Red Barn watering point as the RF control for this event as this

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Report from Sandringham Charity Horse ride Sun 07 May 2017

Thank you to the members that were able to assist at this event. Even though the weather was somewhat cool in a brisk Northerly breeze around 250 riders took part over this popular multi-distance pleasure horse ride. We had a

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Report from Houghton Charity Horse Ride 23rd April 2017

Thank you to all the members that were able to assist at this event.  We ran a good net on 2m with coverage easily on 5W from the control location. Just over 200 riders took part on a cool but

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Thanks re support for High Tides 12/13 Jan 2017

Thanks to all group members that were able or on standby, to assist with the operations relating to the recent high tides. In the end the Environment Agencies forecasting bought the initial flood warnings down to flood alerts on both

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Update re group called to assist with supporting comms Hunstanton 12 Jan 2017

Thank you to members that were able to offer support for this activity.  In the end due to changes in forecasts and weather the planned deployment did not take place. Members need to remain on standby as further activity is

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Report from group AGM 6th Nov 2016

The groups AGM took place on Sunday 6th November. There was a good turnout of members and the committee were re-elected en-bloc. Items discussed included purchasing a trailer for transport of equipment, use of CTCSS tones, digital modes, mapping software

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Report from Sandringham Charity Horse Ride 09Oct2016

Thank you to all members that turned out to assist at this event.  We had a very large number of entries with over 200 riders taking part. We ran a shortened mast with a 2m Slim Jim used to provide

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