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

Brian BellamyG7IIOPresident & QSL Manager
Terry HowchenG1FBWChairman/Treasurer
Alan LautmanG0FTNMembership Secretary
Robert Mitchell2E0RSXMinutes Secretary
Tony StreetG0JYIRally Organiser/Webmaster
Richard StanleyG7OEDPublicity 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.