Special Events – GB0BWM Brill Windmill


Brill Windmills on the Air weekend

Hi all C&DARS members & Friends,

This year we are again operating during the Windmills on the Air weekend from Brill Windmill,on Saturday 13th & Sunday 14th May.

We Invite anyone to come along and assist with setting up & manning the Radio Station GB0BWM.
We plan to operate from inside the Windmill, on Both HF and VHF using SSB & FM, using the Clubs Radio equipment and a Windom and Dual Band Collinear
Also we have been asked to help with the visitors to the Windmill during Sunday afternoon, showing them around the machinery etc and collecting the money Etc.

We will setting up the station from around 10am on Saturday , so help with erecting aerials, installing equipment and making the tea would be appreciated.

The Brill Windmill will be open to visitors on Sunday between 2pm – 5pm, so if you could spare a couple of hours on Sunday afternoon.
The location details etc are :

Brill Windmill Windmill Street, Brill, Buckinghamshire
PostCode HP18 9TG
WAB Area: SP 652 142
Locator IO91LT
Latitude: 51.8209023 Longitude: -1.0518395
Mill Name: Brill Windmill
Special Event Callsign GB0BWM

The location of Brill Windmill is as follows: HP18 9SZ Street Map URL http://www.streetmap.co.uk/map.srf?X=465433&Y=214019&A=Y&Z=110
And here is the link to the Brill web site http://www.buckscc.gov.uk/bcc/brill_windmill/brill_restoration.page?