Upcoming events

23 May 2022

Beginners meeting

All Saint's Methodist Church Hall
Local Date: 23 May 2022 |
Local Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
20 June 2022

Beginners meeting

All Saint's Methodist Church Hall
Local Date: 20 Jun 2022 |
Local Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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About Us

The society is for anyone interested in the night sky. Whether you are a complete beginner or an active observer there is always someone to meet to share knowledge and experiences.

The latest view of the Sun

RSS News from Astronomy Now magazine
  • The monster stars in the monster’s hand
    In 2014, a quite remarkable collage was released by scientists who used NASA’s Spitzer Space Telescope to image the entirety of the Milky Way in infrared light.
    Keith Cooper
  • Get ready for Jupiter and Mars’ close confrontation 
    Keep the diary free towards the end of May to witness another very close conjunction between two of the major planets in the Solar System.
    Mark Armstrong
  • A hidden giant
    The star hidden inside this spectacular dusty cocoon is not only a red giant, but also a rare stellar breed known as a carbon star.
    Keith Cooper

The Solar System