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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

Club Night Friday 4th April 2014

Friday 4th April saw Roland Taylor M0BDB and Chris Layton 2E0STY visit that Club. Tom 2EOTNC introduced Roland who went on to give us an update about the role of the RSGB and what steps they are taking to progress … Continue reading


T X Factor is a professionally produced programme presented by radio amateurs for radio amateurs- so download our latest episode and find out what the T X Factor has to offer” Episode 1 which will be available from 21st February at … 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