MEIRION AMATEUR RADIO SOCIETY > Club Background
The Meirion Amateur Radio Society was formed in 1979 to promote amateur radio in the area around Dolgellau, and in May 1980 obtained a full A class licence GW4LZP, this callsign has now been updated to a Welsh club callsign GC4LZP and is held on behalf of the club by Bob Smith, GW0AYQ. Meirion ARS are proud to offer training in all 3 amateur radio exams, and hold courses throughout the year. If you live in South Gwynedd and are interested in our fantastic hobby, please contact us for more information We have a close association with Porthmadog and district ARS (padars) where members of each club can attend both clubs meetings, and members of both clubs help each other out at special events and club days.
Meetings are normaly held on the first Wednesday of the month at 19.30 hours, except January when it is the second Wednesday.Our monthly meetings are held at The Stag Inn, Dolgellau, visitors and new members are always very welcome.