The Radio Amateurs' Emergency Network

Eastbourne and Wealden RAYNET

Current Operational Status
No Current Incidents

Next Scheduled Event
Thu 05 Apr 2018
DMR Inaugural Open Meeting -Hailsham Fire Station - Commencing at 19:30hrs
Information for Event Organisers
RAYNET groups receive many requests for assistance particularly between May and November. Contact RAYNET as early as possible requesting assistance, giving the date, location and duration.

Arrange an early meeting with the Group Controller to discuss your requirements.
Provide a letter from a recognised User Service Requesting RAYNET assistance at the event about User Services.

The Group's Terms and Conditions can be found by following this link: Terms and Conditions.

Event organisers will need to:
Provide maps and 6 figure map references clearly indicating the exact location of check points or other points where radio coverage is required to enable risk assessments of check points to take place prior to the event.

Full information is required at least one month prior to the event, with a final update not less than 10 days before the event.

Brief your personnel and other Voluntary Emergency Services of RAYNETís role in the event.

Ensure the local Police are aware of the event and that RAYNET is providing communications.
Group Contacts

First line contact:
Mr. R.P. Jeffries G4KAR, Group Controller,
22 Ingrams Way, Hailsham, East Sussex. BN27 3NP

Second line contact:
Mr.A.Young, G6SDP, 61 Willoughby Crescent, Eastbourne. BN22 8RB

Tertiary contact:
Mr. J. Eade, G8AJP, White Cottage, Whatlington, Battle,East Sussex, TN33 0NL

Group E-Mail: :

Group 24 Hours Contact number 08445 852768

If you are unable to contact the group in an emergency the RAYNET National contact Number 030 040 1080, press * for emergency.
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