ATV Activity

GW3NWR/P During an Activity Weekend

Activity Weekends

The BATC organises and co-ordinates a number of activity days for ATV operators throughout the year.   The latest information along with information on stations who might be active  can be found on the BATC Forum

The aim of activity weekends is to provide a focus for ATV Activity.  Any activity – home station or portable – is welcomed.

Upcoming Activity Weekend and Contest Dates:

Activity weekends in 2021 are confirmed as follows:

February 13/14th = 50 and 70MHz

March 13/14th  = 146 and 70cms

April 16th / 17th = 23cms and up

May 9/10th  = all bands

June 12/13th = IARU contest


Every June we encourage BATC Members to take part in the IARU International ATV Contest.  The latest Rules for the International ATV Contest can be downloaded here (.pdf).  More information can be found here ; please keep the dates clear in your diary.

The results of the 2020 International contest can be found here

International Contest Results

The Contest Manager can be contacted on

UK ATV DX records

A list of historical and current ATV DX records can be found at the BATC wiki on this page