Convention 1999S

The AGM was held at the council chambers in Sidmouth, Devon on Saturday 8th May 1999. Tourist information about Sidmouth may be found by following this link. Sidmouth

A visit to the Norman Lockyer Observatory took place. This included a planetarium show, and a conducted tour of the site. The telescopes were in operation on Friday evening.

Agenda

09:00 Doors open to traders (Access from 08.30 by prior arrangement)
09:30 Doors open to public
10.00 Konrad Malin-Smith, Eclipses
11:00 AGM, coffee break, and NLO Observatory visit
Lunch
14:30 Dr Percy Seymour (University of Plymouth), The Magnetism of the Universe
15:30 Tea break
16:00 Dr Allan Chapman (Oxford University), The Civil Servant and the Sunbeam: The life and times of Sir Joseph Norman Lockyer
17:00 Meeting closes

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