To promote and explore the hobby of amateur radio. Providing quality training for all amateurs and in all aspect of the hobby.

Welcome to Ripon and District Amateur Radio Society

We are a friendly club based in the picturesque city of Ripon, North Yorkshire. We meet weekly at our underground bunker every Thursday night at 1930 (local time!); please take a look at our contact page for directions.

We are an active club and members take part in a whole range of activities including :-

  • SSB Field Day
  • Jamboree on the Air (JOTA)
  • Mills on the Air
  • Club Championships

We can provide training and examination facilities for all three stages of the amateur radio license; these are Foundation, Intermediate and Advanced. We are also able to provide testing for the US FCC exams.

Why not call in and see us!

73 and hope to see you soon.


Latest News

We are happy to announce our 2019 Rally - Sunday 14th April 2019

Latest Blog Content

Vertical modification
A post by andyripley
10/02/2019 - 08:53

My HF vertical, veteran of GB6VMR had developed a severe wobble, the insulator on the feed point had failed.

Failed SOTA
A post by andyripley
20/01/2019 - 09:08

Oh well, one to clock up.

What? November already?
A post by andyripley
24/11/2018 - 19:38

Yes it's felt like a long haul so far this year.