Here's Mervyn and Andy unloading some of the
aerials in preperation for NFD2000. The location was a few miles to the
north of Rochdale, some 1540ft asl, in July. Usually wet and windy
we managed to dodge the weather and got everything erected without getting
A couple of our beer sponsor's (from the Cemetery
Pub in Rochdale) enjoying a light supper from our canteen, at the same
event. The chief 'cook', Dave G0PUD can be seen diving back into
the kitchen to provide for the rest of us.
G3RIK operating the 2m rig and Martin (SWL) keeping
the log. Mervyn G0EUP keeping an eye on things.
The 2m, 6m and 70cms aerials.
(The 4m antenna has been taken down and replaced
by the 6m antenna for the 2nd half of the contest)