ACTIVATION - HOGHTON TOWER
Saturday 31st May and Sunday 1st June
The Central Lancashire ARS will be activating Hoghton Tower, using callsign GB2TWR on the Hf and VHF bands.
Home of the de Hoghton family who can trace their ancestory back to william the conquerer.Where the knighting of the loin of beef took place and it became known as "Sirloin.
CASHOTA Ref: G305 WAB: SD62 Locator: IO83IR
Saturday 17th - Sunday 18th May & Saturday 24th - Sunday 25th May 2014
ACTIVATION - GREY POINT FORT
Friday 6th, Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th June 2014
Grey Point Fort will be on air as part of the WW2 D-Day 70th Anniversary.
The members of this WW1 Fort will be using HF,FM and PSK, as well as the firing of the main guns from the site.
CASHOTA Ref: GI060 WAB: J47
Saturday 14th June - Sunday 15th June 2014. Held each 3rd weekend of June.
Saturday 16th August - Tuesday 30th September 2014
Saturday 20th December 2014 - Sunday 4th January 2015
The annual Christmas QSO Party covers all award programs run by CASHOTA (CASHOTA, ROC Bunkers and CASHOTA Monuments).
This is a chance to pass yuletide greetings over the air during the festive period. So listen out for the following stations:
2E0EDX CHESTER CASTLE G540 29th December