Friday 26th July

This week, Ken Beard and Barry Cleland will be giving a talk and presentation on John Dobson. He is most notable for being the promoter of a design for a large, portable low-cost Newtonian telescope that bears his name. and for his avid promotion…

Friday 19th July

This Friday James Murray will give a talk entitled "New Horizons" that summarises an eventful week in astronomy. A massive new radio telescope has been launched, radio bursts from the edge of the universe discovered, and a mission to Pluto has…

Friday 5th July

This Fridays' Members' Night will see Barry Cleland running an interactive Q & A to try to answer some of the following deep questions: What is a gaseous nebula and how are star formed. Give examples. Open Star Clusters – What are…