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John (Jack) Brazzill Silent Key

John (Jack) Brazzill G3WP Silent Key 19/02/1918 to 29/05/2016   It is with great sadness that I have to announce the passing of John Henry Brazzill, G3WP. John, who preferred to be called Jack, was born in Brightlingsea Essex on … Continue reading

A Milestone for Mankind

Did you know, that on Tuesday April 12th it will be the 55th anniversary of Russian Cosmonaught Yuri Gagarin becoming the first man to go into space? The only reason I was reminded of this fact is because this morning … Continue reading

Gary Jarvis M6GJJ – Silent Key

Just a line to say that I had a call from Ricky M6DII this evening. He informed me that Gary Jarvis M6GJJ, one of our former Foundation Licence pupils and TARG Member, sadly passed away recently following a battle with … Continue reading

Clive Ward, G1EUC – Silent Key

It is with great sadness that we have to announce that Thames Amateur Radio Group member, Clive Ward, G1EUC became a silent key on the evening of Friday September 4th 2015. There can be few amateurs in South Essex who … Continue reading

Post Foundation Support

One of the reasons that TARG was formed was because the founders realised there was no training or support for newcomers in Castle Point or for 20 miles by road in any direction. In it’s first year TARG had success … Continue reading

Our first Foundation course

TARG is proud to report that our first Foundation training course ran successfully this weekend. The two-day Foundation course started at 9am on Saturday the 16th of February at Jubilee Hall on Canvey Island, ending with the exam at 3pm … Continue reading

TARG Club Night Nov 2012

Thanks to everyone who attended the Thames Amateur Radio Group Club Night on November. For those not able to make it, here’s a quick summary: The meeting took place on Friday the 2nd of November 2012 at the Jubilee Hall, … Continue reading

Chairman: First Club Night

Chairman’s Comments on the First TARG Club Night – 5 Oct 12 We had our first official club night at our meeting venue, the night was posted as a “come and meet TARG” night. The weather was atrocious and with … Continue reading

TARG’s First Club Night

Thanks to those of you who attended the first official Thames Amateur Radio Club Night last night Despite the poor weather and local traffic problems, many new and familiar faces turned out to meet the TARG team and find out … Continue reading

Club Night 5th October

The first official club night for the Thames Amateur Radio Group has been announced. The first meeting takes place on Friday 5th October 2012, from 7:30pm, and will be a “Come and Meet TARG” evening – this will be the … Continue reading