About Us

The West of Scotland Amateur Radio Society was established in 1970.

We are a not for profit organisation and comprise of over 35 amateur radio members.

For newcomers to amateur radio, here are a couple of articles that may help better describe what we are involved in:

Click here for Wikipedia article – amateur radio

Click here for BBC article – amateur radio


Our main club night is on a Friday in the Garnethill Multicultural Centre in Glasgow’s Centre (Rose Street) from 8pm – 10pm at (please see ‘ “WOSARS Club Night (Friday)‘ tab for more details:

WOSARS Club Night (Friday) – we meet here:

Garnethill Multicultural Centre
21 Rose Street
Scotland, UK
G3 6RE

Click here for the Google Map location


We also meet in the CCA’s ‘Electron Club’ on Sauchiehall street every Wednesday evening from around 6:30 pm. This night is practical in nature: here we work on practical radio, electronics projects and licence training. Please see the Electron Club (Wednesday) tab for more details.

Please bookmark this website, which is our domain name:  www.wosars.org.uk


Selection of photos from 2016:

“IOTA Competition 2016: Sunset on journey from Isle of Cumbrae …”


“Stirling Engine presentation …”


“Pixie Kit soldering presentation …”