What Is Amateur Radio

What is amateur radio?


Amateur radio is a popular technical hobby and volunteer public service that uses designated radio frequencies for non-commercial exchange of messages, wireless experimentation, self-training, and emergency communications.

Amateur Radio is the only hobby governed by international treaty.

As a radio amateur you are able to transmit radio signals on a number of frequency bands allocated specifically to the radio amateurs.


Who is East Kilbride Amateur Radio Society

Our Club Call (MM0YEK)


We are newly founded club who share an interest in Amateur Radio.

We are based in EastKilbride West of Scotland and we are looking to expand our club membership.

We meet Twice a month from 7-9pm at the The Murray Owen Centre

Find us

The Murray Owen Centre address is

Murray Owen Centre
1 Liddell Grove
East Kilbride
G75 9AD


Club News

Club Events added to members only Area

Club Draft CONSTITUTION added to members only Area

Club meeting this coming week

Club Nights


The Club Meets on the following Dates(see below)


The cost to join the Club is £5 per year


Year starts on the 1st of June


Nightly fees are £3(if you join the club we would request £6 paid a month by Standing Order)




17/01/2018   19:00 - 21:00

07/02/2018   19:00 - 21:00

21/02/2018   19:00 - 21:00

07/03/2018   19:00 - 21:00

21/03/2018   19:00 - 21:00


Radio Society of Great Britain – Main Site

Isle of Man 3.4 GHz Licensing (Wed, 17 Jan 2018)
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Neville Cheadle, G3NUG, 14th January 2018 (Tue, 16 Jan 2018)
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Band Plan Changes from 1 Jan 2018 (Mon, 15 Jan 2018)
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An active and thriving amateur radio community is what we need! (Fri, 12 Jan 2018)
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RSGB Band Plans updated (Fri, 12 Jan 2018)
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