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Hinchley Wood Computer Club

Hinchley Wood Computer Club

Do you want to learn more about computers and technology?  Do you want to meet with others who have the same questions, and experts who know the answers? Join Hinchley Wood’s new Computer Club at St. Christopher’s Church, Claygate Lane  KT10 0AD   When do we meet? We meet on Friday evenings from 7:30pm to…

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CHOTA 2019 – Churches on the Air

CHOTA 2019 – Churches on the Air

On Saturday 14th September 2019 from 10am to 4pm, we will be putting St. Christopher’s Church on the Air, by establishing an Amateur Radio Station as part of the annual Churches on the Air (CHOTA) event. We will be contacting other Churches across the UK, Europe and maybe even a bit further away. There will…

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TDOTA 2019 – Thinking Day on the Air

TDOTA 2019 – Thinking Day on the Air

February 22, 2019 is World Thinking Day. It is a day to think about the meaning of Guiding and Scouting and about Scouts and Guides in all the countries of the world.  February 22 was chosen as it was the birthday of Scouting founder Robert Baden-Powell and of Olave Baden-Powell, his wife and World Chief…

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HAM / Amateur Radio to the Cave Rescue

HAM / Amateur Radio to the Cave Rescue

It seems that few people are aware that Mobile Phones, or most other radio systems used by emergency services, simply do not work in Caves. Read this interesting article about Hey Phones, specially designed amateur radio equipment that was needed for the Thai Cave rescue of the 12 children with their football coach. When mobile…

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WANTED: Old computers, laptops or tablets etc…

WANTED: Old computers, laptops or tablets etc…

WANTED: Old computers, laptops or tablets. Monitors, mice, keyboards etc… We want to start a new Computer Club for kids in the autumn, but we need some old kit to refurbish and play with. Whatever you have we can recycle it, and it will be going to a good cause.  Email us at enquiries@hwcares.uk if…

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