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We are a bunch of ladies and gents

that like to operate radio, from

different venues around the

Staffordshire and the West Midlands.

If we are not out operating portable

we are at our club HQ.

Bolehall Manor Club,


B77 3LH

We operate most weekends either Saturday or Sunday weather permitting. Come along and see us have a laugh and you might get a coffee.

We are an active club, participating in many events such as Field Days and Special Events Stations, and taking part in contests. To find out More see our events page.

19th January 2018

Neville, Chris, Peter and Gill Live on Radio Tamworth 4.00pm till 6.00pm. Today!!

16th January 2018

We have NOV for Wall Roman Site. GBWRS

14th January 2018

Cheddleton Mill have turned us down for this year so Neville will be at Mablethorpe operating from the beach 11th to 14th May

9th January 2018

All meeting dates for 2018 are now shown on Events calendar.  

2nd January 2018

Happy New Year from SPARC’s

The calendar is starting to fill up so check back regularly for updates.

10th  December 2017

Some pictures from the Christmas party have been posted in the gallery. Any more are welcome.

8th December 2017

Members attending the party tonight be at the The Longwood for 7.00pm

16th November 2017

SPARC’s gets a mention in local news paper. See artical

13th November 2017

New dates added to the Events page for 2018.

Don’t miss the AGM 23rd January 2018.

6th November 2017

One for your diary on Sunday the 7th of January Neville will be going to Walton Hill . From around 11am weather permitting.

18th October 2017

In the recent RSGB SSB Field Day contest Neville got 1st place in the low power single operator unassisted class. Big well done Neville.

5th October 2017

On 19th December 2017 Mark Rider will be at Bolehall Manor to give us a talk on          “Radio Interference”

4th October 2017

The Christmas meal is set for 8th December 2017 at The Longwood, Fazeley 7:00pm for 7:30pm.