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Club Information

The South Essex Amateur Radio Society (The Canvey Radio Club). For over 30 years we have run the very successful Canvey Radio Rally. The club was formed in 1982 and is still going strong.. We meet  at 19:00 hrs on the Second Tuesday of the Month,  at our new venue The White House, Kiln Road, Benfleet SS7 1BU   Map and more info HERE

Many aspects of Amateur Radio are supported by the Members such as Packet Radio, RTTY, CW, SSB, to mention just a few. We also run a club net on 145.225 most afternoons from 18.00 to 18.30 hrs Mon to Fri. If you are interested in Amateur Radio, Computing, Electronics, etc, then just come along, there is no pressure on you to join. Take your time and see if our club suits you, you will be made most welcome.

Membership Application forms are available by emailing

The Committee


Terry Howchen G1FBW   Chairman/Treasurer

Mark Callow 2E0RMT    Secretary

Brian Bellamy G7IIO    QSL Manager

Tony Street  G0JYI  Rally Organiser/Webmaster

Dorothy Stanley M0LMR Shadow Secretary

Richard Stanley G7OED Publicity Officer

South Essex Amateur Radio Society

Mission Statement

To promote and further Amateur Radio in South East Essex.

To provide education and training as required in the community and amongst our members in radio communication, telegraphy, and electronics.

To participate in community events where our aims are mutually compatible, such as are organised for Museums, Scouting, Windmills, etc

To conduct Amateur-Radio associated social events for our own members and interested members of the public.

To ensure a continuous supply of licensed and experienced operators available to help front line services in the event of a major emergency.