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April 2014

1 Wiltshire Astronomical Society:   Astronomy Forum  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

1 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

1 North Staffordshire Astronomical Society:   Annual General Meeting  @ 7pm, 21st Hartshill Scout Group HQ, Mount Pleasant, Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire ST5 1DP  

1 Stornoway Astronomical Society: Rob McCafferty  S.E.T.I.  @ 07.30, Stornoway Coastguard Station HS1  

1 Preseli Astronomy Group: Andrew Merrick  Planets Ė Saturn and Neptune  @ 7.00, Letterston Memorial Hall (www.letterstonmemorialhall.co.uk/) SA62 5RY  

2 Salford Astronomical Society:   Public Open Night  @ 19:30, salford observatory chaseley road salford phone obs 01617378382 M6 7DZ  

2 Hebden Bridge Astronomy Society: Prof Andy Newsam (Liverpool JM University)  Universal Appeal: Adventures in Astronomy Education  @ 19:30, Hope Baptist Church Rooms, Hope Baptist Church, Hebden Bridge HX7 8EW  

2 Newbury Astronomical Society: Dr Chris Davis (Reading University)  The Impact of Space weather on Earth  @ 19.30pm, W Berks Mencap Centre, Enborne Gate, off Enborne Road, Newbury RG14 6AT  

2 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Dr. Mike Leggett FRAS FBIS  The Origin and Structure of the Solar System  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

3 Nottingham Astronomical Society: Paul Money  Basic Astrophotography  @ 8pm, British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5GG  

3 Torbay Astronomical Society: Observational evening  Focus on Betelgeuse, Mars, Mizar  @ 7.30pm, Torquay Boys Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Dr, Torquay TQ2 7EL  

3 Isle Of Man Astronomical Society: Various members  Member's short papers evening  @ 8.00pm, The Observatory, Lhoobs Road, Foxdale, IOM   

3 East Sussex Astronomical Society: Damian Peach Planetary Astrophotography  Change of Venue for Monthly meeting  @ 8pm – 10pm, Pebsham Community Centre, Seabourne Road, Bexhill TN40 2SW  

3 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Mike Scollan  Master of Lightning  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

3 Loughton Astronomical Society: Jonathan Daniels et al  The Spring Skies  @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

4 Astronomical Society of Edinburgh: Geoffrey Scott  Astronomy in Mongolia and China  @ 20:00, Church Centre, Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL  

4 Furness And South Lakeland Astronomical Society: Dr. Phil James, Liverpool JMU  Supernovae evidence for dark energy  @ 7.30pm., Lower Meeting Hall, Trinity Church Centre, Warwick Street, Barrow-in-Furness (opp Kwik Fit) LA14 5HT  

4 Newbury Astronomical Society: Prof Bill Leatherbarrow  Observing the Moon  @ 19.30pm, W Berks Mencap Centre, Enborne Gate, off Enborne Road, Newbury RG14 6AT  

4 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

4 William Herschel Society: Dr. Andrew McLean  Pulsars: The current state of Pulsar Astronomy  @ 7.30pm, BRLSI, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN  

5 East Sussex Astronomical Society: Jane Green, Andy Lawes  Astronomy in the Pub, Star Inn, Normans Bay  @ 6pm – 10pm, The Star Inn, Normans Bay, Pevensey  

7 Knowle Astronomical Society: Frazer Clarke  The EELT  @ 8:00pm, Dorridge Village Hall  

7 West Didsbury Astronomical Society: Lorelly Wilson  tbc  @ 7pm, William Hulme Grammar School M16 8PR  

8 Aberdeen Astronomical Society: Dr. John Reid  Aberdeen's most famous Astronomer : Sir David Gill 1843 – 1914  @ 7 pm, Cromwell Tower, Aberdeen University   

9 Wells and Mendip Astronomers:   Mars Night  @ 6.30pm, Old Down Inn, Emborough  

9 Salford Astronomical Society: Dr. Philip James of Liverpool John Moores University.  Colliding Galaxies, Star bursts and Supernova Explosions  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

9 Hertford Astronomy Group: Ann Bonell  Ladies of the night  @ 19:30 for 20:00, Hatfield Cricket Club, Welwyn-Garden-City AL7 4HL  

9 The Carolian Astronomy Society: Mike Frost  The Accidental Death of an Anarchist  @ 7.30pm, Science Theatre, King Charles 1 School, Comberton Road, Kidderminster DY10 1XA  

10 Swansea Astronomical Society: TBA  TBA  @ 7pm, Swansea University, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA2 8PR  

10 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Paul D'Silva  BACK TO BASICS  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

10 Loughton Astronomical Society: Gary Auker   The Gaia Mission to Map the Milky Way  @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

11 Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society: Dr Stuart Lumsden  Active Galactic Nuclei  @ 19:30, Ayton Village Hall, Wilsons Lane, East Ayton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO13 9HY  

11 Plymouth Astronomical Society: Dr. Mike McCulloch (Plymouth Uni.)  A new Cosmological Model for Inertia.  @ 7:30pm – 9:30pm, Plymouth University. Babbage Building. PL4 8AA  

11 Breckland Astronomical Society: Dr David Arditti  Science of Cosmology  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

11 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Society Members  Beginners' Introductory Session  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory,. Cl;eethorpes   

11 Ewell Astronomical Society:  Nick Achilleo, Imperial Collage London   Cassini/Juice (title to be confirmed)  @ 7.45pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

12 Cotswold Astronomical Society:   AGM & Social Evening  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

12 Reading Astronomical Society: Howard Parkin  An Introduction to Cosmology  @ 7pm, St Peter's Church Hall, Earley, Reading, RG6 1EY  

12 South East Kent Astronomical Society: James Fradgley  A series of short astronomy talks with discussions between.  @ 19:30~21:30, Alkham Village Hall, Hogbrook Hill Lane, Alkham, Kent CT15 7BZ  

12 East Sussex Astronomical Society: Andy Lawes will be giving a laser tour of the night sky.  A Close encounter with Mars  @ 9pm – 11pm, The De La Warr Pavilion, South Terrace, Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex  

14 Abingdon Astronomical Society: Prof Nigel Mason (Open University)  Chemistry in the Cosmos  @ 8 pm, All Saints Methodist Church Hall, Dorchester Crescent, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 2AQ  

14 Orwell Astronomical Society:   Newbourne Observing Group  @ 19:00, Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne  

14 Clydesdale Astronomical Society: David Cook  Jules Verne's Trip To The Moon  @ 7:30, Bank Hall, Forth ML11 8BL  

14 Worthing Astronomical Society: Dr Christopher Arridge  Exploring the Solar System with Robots  @ 19:30, Emmanuel United Reformed Church Hall, Heene Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN11 4SD.  

14 Bradford Astronomical Society: Mike Lancaster  In the Footsteps of Flamsteed  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

14 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Prof Ruth Gregory  ”Dark Energy”  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

15 Macclesfield Astronomical Society: Professor Michael Bode (Liverpool John Moores)  The Explosions of Nova  @ 20:00, Goostrey Village Hall, Goostrey, Cheshire: CW4 8PE   

15 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Dr Helen Fraser  Opening the Universeís Freezers: A journey to find the origins of life  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

16 Ewell Astronomical Society: user group  how to use your telescope & roof observing  @ 8.00pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

16 Letchworth And District Astronomical Society: Graham Thompson  From the Greeks to Galileo – how we know that everything does not revolve around us  @ 19:30, Letchworth Free Church Hall, Letchworth SG6 1NX  

16 Salford Astronomical Society:   Observatory Meeting – public welcome  @ 20:00, salford observatory chaseley road salford phone obs 01617378382 M6 7DZ  

16 : David Phillips  The Northern Lights  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School HP15 6SP  

16 Wycombe Astronomical Society: David Phillips  The Northern Lights  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

16 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society): Annaliese Matheron  Splendid Saturn  @ 19:00, All Saints Church, Darsham, Suffolk IP17 3QA  

17 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Bob Christy  From Khazakhstan to Siziwang – There's Nothing New Under the Sun  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

18 Kernow Astronomers: An external speaker – tba  Title – tba  @ 7.30pm, St.Columb Major Academy, Newquay Road, St.Columb, Cornwall. TR9 6RW  

18 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astro-Oscars  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

18 Crawley Astronomical Society: Members' Meeting  Members' Meeting  @ 7.30pm, Ifield Community Centre , Ifield Drive, Crawley, Sussex RH11 0BT  

18 : Professor John Brown Astronomer Royal Scotland  Sun Plunging Comets – Supersonic Snowballs in Hell  @ 19.30, Smith Art Gallery   

18 Stirling Astronomical Society: Prof John C Brown Astronomer Royal Scotland  Sun Plunging Comets – Supersonic Snowballs in Hell  @ 19.30, Smith Museum & Art Gallery, Dumbarton Road, STIRLING FK8 2RQ  

23 Salford Astronomical Society:   Observatory Meeting – public welcome  @ 20:00, salford observatory chaseley road salford phone obs 01617378382 M6 7DZ  

23 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society):   Observing Session  @ 19:00, Westleton Heath, Westleton, Suffolk, IP17 3AD  

24 Torbay Astronomical Society: Dr Allan Chapman  Sir Patrick Moore: A Life  @ 7.30pm, Torquay Boys Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Dr, Torquay TQ2 7EL  

24 Heart Of England Astronomical Society: Tony Morris  DSLR Astrophotography Part II  @ 2030hrs, Old BT Telephone Exchange, Furnace End, Shustoke, Near Coleshill, North Warwickshire. B46 2LH  

24 Swansea Astronomical Society: Brian Stokes  Siderius Nuncius (The Starry Messenger)  @ 7pm, Swansea University, Swansea, West Glamorgan SA2 8PR  

24 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Tony Hood  One Thing Leads to Another  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

24 Loughton Astronomical Society: Graham Thompson   Star Birth and Death  @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

25 Beckington Astronomical Society: Len Telford  Imaging the Moon and Mars  @ 19:30, Beckington Baptist Hall BA11 6TD  

25 Reading Astronomical Society: Reading AS Friday Club  An explanation of Eclipses  @ 7pm, St Peter's Church Hall, Earley, Reading RG6 1EY  

26 Society For The History Of Astronomy:   Society for the History of Astronomy Spring Conference  @ 9.30 – 17.00, Chethamís Library, Long Millgate, Manchester. M3 1SB  

26 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Paul Haley  SHA Spring Conference: Sir David Gill (1843-1914)  @ 10.15 – 11.00, Chethamís Library, Long Millgate, Manchester. M3 1SB  

26 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Bob Bower  SHA Spring Conference: Herschelís Conic quests: William's optical work on specula  @ 11.00 – 11.45, Chethamís Library, Long Millgate, Manchester. M3 1SB  

26 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Joe Henthorn  SHA Spring Conference: Horrocks, Gascoigne, Crabtree, Towneley et al.  @ 13.30 – 14.15, Chethamís Library, Long Millgate, Manchester. M3 1SB  

26 Society For The History Of Astronomy: John Moffat  SHA Spring Conference: Dorothea Klumpke her life and legacy  @ 14.30 – 15.15, Chethamís Library, Long Millgate, Manchester. M3 1SB  

26 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Br. Guy Consolmagno  SHA Spring Conference: Angelo Secchi and Jesuit Impact on Astronomy  @ 15.45 – 16.45, Chethamís Library, Long Millgate, Manchester. M3 1SB  

28 Abingdon Astronomical Society:   Beginners Meeting  @ 8 pm, All Saints Methodist Church Hall, Dorchester Crescent, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 2AQ  

28 Bradford Astronomical Society: G Poyner  Historical Novae  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

30 Bedford Astronomical Society: Members  AGM and Member Image Gallery  @ 20:00, Bedford School MK40 2TU  

30 Letchworth And District Astronomical Society: Guy Hurst  The fun of observing with basic equipment  @ 19:30, Letchworth Free Church Hall, Letchworth SG6 1NX  

30 Salford Astronomical Society:   Annual General Meeting  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

May 2014

1 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Mick Nicholls  Solar Observing  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

1 Nottingham Astronomical Society: Dr Sarah Casewell  White Dwarf Stars  @ 8pm, British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5GG  

1 Orwell Astronomical Society:   Newbourne Observing Group  @ 19:00, Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne  

1 Loughton Astronomical Society: P Julier, S Richards & others   Members Equipment and Techniques/Mars Observing  @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

2 Astronomical Society of Edinburgh: Cairns Mason  John Napier of Merchiston – the 400th anniversary of the discovery of logarithms  @ 20:00, Church Centre, Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL  

2 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society: Rod Hine  Heavenly Bodies with Magnetic Personalities  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

6 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Charles Barclay  De-Mystifying the Night Sky  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

6 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

6 Stornoway Astronomical Society: Donny Mackay BA, BSc.  Comets – Our Mysterious Visitors  @ 07.30, Stornoway Coastguard Station HS1  

7 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Rob Wressell  DVD Presentation  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

7 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society): Reg Hunt  ”Entertaining Notions of the Universe  @ 19:00, All Saints Church, Darsham, Suffolk IP17 3QA  

8 Loughton Astronomical Society: Dave Gill   The Baikonur Space Centre   @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

8 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Les Marsden Chairman  Astro Clinic  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

9 Breckland Astronomical Society: Jerry Workman and AGM  Mars Revisited  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

9 Orwell Astronomical Society: Prof Ralph Spencer  Black Swans – Black Holes in the Constellation Cygnus  @ 20:00, Museum Street Methodist Church, Ipswich  

9 Plymouth Astronomical Society: James Fradgley. Chr. Weymouth Astronomical Society  TBA.  @ 7:30pm – 9:30pm, Plymouth University. Babbage Building. PL4 8AA  

9 Ewell Astronomical Society:  Prof Ian Morison, Jodrell Bank   Proving Einstein Right  @ 7.45pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

9 Stirling Astronomical Society: Cairns Mason BSc FFA FSA Scot    John Napier and the 400th Anniversary of the Discovery of Logarithms  @ 19.30, Smith Museum & Art Gallery, Dumbarton Road, STIRLING FK8 2RQ  

10 Cotswold Astronomical Society: Callum Potter (BAA & Cotswold AS)  Globular Clusters, Galactic Fossils  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

10 Eastbourne Astronomical Society: Damian Peach  An INtroduction to Astronomical Imaging  @ 7.30pm, Willingdon Memorial Hall, Church Street, Willingdon, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN20 9HT  

12 Knowle Astronomical Society:   Talks by Members  @ 8:00pm, Dorridge Village Hall, Grange Road, Dorridge, Solihull B93 8QA  

12 West Didsbury Astronomical Society: Nigel Ball  Photography  @ 7pm, William Hulme Grammar School M16 8PR  

12 Abingdon Astronomical Society:   AGM  @ 8 pm, All Saints Methodist Church Hall, Dorchester Crescent, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 2AQ  

12 Bradford Astronomical Society: Dr Emily Winterburn  The Herschel Family  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

12 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Prof Jocelyn Bell Burnell  ”Pulsars”  @ 7.30 pm, Basil Reckitt Room, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

12 West Of London Astronomical Society: Stewart Coulter  November's Amazing Solar Eclipse  @ 8 pm, St. Johns Ambulance Hall, North Harrow, HA2 7TA  

14 Hertford Astronomy Group: Dr. Carolin Crawford  X-Ray astronomy  @ 19:30 for 20:00, Hatfield Cricket Club, Welwyn-Garden-City AL7 4HL  

14 The Carolian Astronomy Society: Paul Money  Images of the Univers Vol 3  @ 7.30pm, Science Theatre, King Charles 1 School, Comberton Road, Kidderminster DY10 1XA  

15 Torbay Astronomical Society: AGM  AGM  @ 7.30pm, Torquay Boys Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Dr, Torquay TQ2 7EL  

15 Loughton Astronomical Society: Tony Sizer   Through a Glass, Clearly  @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

15 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Prof. Philippa Browning  Our Active Sun  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

16 Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society: Jeremy Dunning-Davies  Alternative Explanations in Astrophysics  @ 19:30, Ayton Village Hall, Wilsons Lane, East Ayton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO13 9HY  

16 Kernow Astronomers:   A trio of short talks: Nick Tonkin on Binocular astronomy, Richard Saw on Meteor showers and Adrian Roach on something else.  @ 7.30pm, St.Columb School, Newquay Road, St.Columb, Cornwall. TR9 6RW  

16 Beckington Astronomical Society: Mark Radice  Observing the Deep Sky  @ 19:30, Beckington Baptist Hall BA11 6TD  

16 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

16 Crawley Astronomical Society: Ian Currie  Feathered Canyons  @ 7.30pm, Ifield Community Centre , Ifield Drive, Crawley, Sussex RH11 0BT  

17 Orwell Astronomical Society: PUBLIC ACCESS EVENT  Solar Observing  @ 11:00 – 16:00, Christchurch Park, Ipswich  

17 Reading Astronomical Society: Jakub Bochinski  Exo-Planets and Exo-Moons  @ 7pm, St Peter's Church Hall, Earley, Reading, RG6 1EY  

18 Orwell Astronomical Society: PUBLIC ACCESS EVENT  Solar Obserning  @ 11:00 – 16:00, Christchurch Park, Ipswich  

18 Rugby and District Astronomical Society: Paul Money  My Ten Best Space Images-Vol 4  @ 1930, Church Lawford Village Hall, School Street, Church Lawford, Warwicks. CV23 9EE  

19 Abingdon Astronomical Society:   Beginners Meeting  @ 8 pm, All Saints Methodist Church Hall, Dorchester Crescent, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 2AQ  

19 Worthing Astronomical Society: Bob Mizon  Fourteen Pioneers of Astronomy  @ 19:30-22:00, Emmanuel United Reformed Church Hall, Heene Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN11 4SD.  

20 West Yorkshire Astronomical Society: Mr Colin Steele  Meteors Fron Comet to Camera  @ 19.30, The Rosse Observatory, Carleton Grange, Carleton Road, Carleton, Pontefract, near Wakefield. WF8 3RJ  

20 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Leigh Fletcher  Beyond Mars: Exploring the Realm of the Giants  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

20 Macclesfield Astronomical Society: Andy Newsam (Liverpool John Moores)  TBC  @ 20:00, Goostrey Village Hall, Goostrey: CW4 8PE   

21 : Paul Hill  Radio Astronomy  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School HP15 6SP  

21 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Paul Hill  Radio Astronomy  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

21 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society):   Observing session  @ 19:00, Westleton Heath, Westleton, Suffolk, IP17 3AD  

22 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Trevor Worrel   Summer Sky  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

23 Reading Astronomical Society: Reading AS Friday Club  An introduction to The Moon  @ 7pm, St Peter's Church Hall, Earley, Reading RG6 1EY  

26 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Day – Observing the Sun  @ 10.30 am to 12.30 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

28 Bedford Astronomical Society: Darren Jehan  The History of Astronomy  @ 20:00, Bedford School MK40 2TU  

29 Heart Of England Astronomical Society: Dr. Nick Hewitt  Barnard, Gordon, & the Darkness  @ 2030hrs, Old BT Telephone Exchange, Furnace End, Shustoke, Near Coleshill, North Warwickshire. B46 2LH  

29 Loughton Astronomical Society: Graham Thompson    The Expanding Universe  @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

29 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Gary Gawthrope  Annual General Meeting 2014  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

30 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society: Nick Howes  Deep Sky Imaging  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

June 2014

2 Bradford Astronomical Society: Andy Lound  Comets – Signposts in History  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

2 Knowle Astronomical Society: Chris Lintott  TBA  @ 8:00pm, Dorridge Village Hall, Grange Road, Dorridge, Solihull B93 8QA  

3 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Martin Griffiths  Star Clusters – Jewels of the Sky followed by AGM  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

3 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

3 Stornoway Astronomical Society: Angus Morrison  The Expanding Universe  @ 07.30, Stornoway Coastguard Station HS1  

4 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Liverpool Astronomical Society Trio  Large Aperture Telescope Making for Amateurs  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

4 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society): Steve Hubbard and Malcolm E Brown  ” Aliens and Us”  @ 19:00, All Saints Church, Darsham, Suffolk IP17 3QA  

5 Nottingham Astronomical Society: Paul Hyde  Practical Radio Astronomy for Amateurs  @ 8pm, British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5GG  

5 Isle Of Man Astronomical Society: Gary Kewin  The Chemist from Maughold  @ 8.00pm, The Observatory, Lhoobs Road, Foxdale, IOM   

5 Loughton Astronomical Society: Steve Ringwood & Dave Gill   Morocco Eclipse 30th Anniversary   @ 20:00, Scout Hall, Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7JJ (Approx)  

6 Furness And South Lakeland Astronomical Society: To be announced  Members' night  @ 7.30pm., Lower Meeting Hall, Trinity Church Centre, Warwick Street, Barrow-in-Furness (opp Kwik Fit) LA14 5HT  

6 Newbury Astronomical Society: Major General Roy Wood  Astronomy for Mapmakers  @ 19.30pm, W Berks Mencap Centre, Enborne Gate, off Enborne Road, Newbury RG14 6AT  

7 Eastbourne Astronomical Society: The Moon: An Amateur's Perspective  Prof Bill Leatherbarrow  @ 7.30, Willingdon Memorial Hall, Church Street, Willingdon, Eastbourne, East Sussex BN20 9HT  

9 West Didsbury Astronomical Society: tbc  tbc  @ 7pm, William Hulme Grammar School M16 8PR  

9 Abingdon Astronomical Society:   Talk to be announced  @ 8 pm, All Saints Methodist Church Hall, Dorchester Crescent, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 2AQ  

9 West Of London Astronomical Society: Sally Russell  An Introduction to Astronomical Sketching  @ 8 pm, Christ Church, Redford Way, Uxbridge, UB8 1SZ  

11 Hertford Astronomy Group: Ajith Dharmakeerthi  Big Bang nucleosysnthesis  @ 19:30 for 20:00, Hatfield Cricket Club, Welwyn-Garden-City AL7 4HL  

11 The Carolian Astronomy Society: Dr Ann Bonell  Ladies of the Night  @ 7.30pm, Science Theatre, King Charles 1 School, Comberton Road, Kidderminster DY10 1XA  

13 Breckland Astronomical Society: Peter Meadows  Solar Observing  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

13 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

13 Plymouth Astronomical Society: Dr. Paul Roche. Glamorgan Uni. & Director of the Faulkes Telescope project.   Robotic Astronomy in the 21st. Century.  @ 7:30pm – 9:30pm, Plymouth University. Babbage Building. PL4 8AA  

13 William Herschel Society: Dr. Daniel Batcheldor  The Role of Extreme Contrast Ratio Imaging in the Big Questions of Astrophysics  @ 7.30pm, BRLSI, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN  

13 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Society Members  Beginners' Itroductory and Observing Session  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

13 Ewell Astronomical Society:  Edward Hanna, Sheffield    Climate Change, Global Warming and Polar Ice Melt  @ 7.45pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

14 Cotswold Astronomical Society: Guy Hurst (The Astronomer)  Optical Transients of the Night Sky  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

16 Bradford Astronomical Society: Martin Whipp  Amateur Timelapse Photography  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

16 Abingdon Astronomical Society:   Beginners Meeting  @ 8 pm, All Saints Methodist Church Hall, Dorchester Crescent, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 2AQ  

16 Worthing Astronomical Society: various Society members  talks include The Norman Locker Observatory  @ 19:30-22:00, Emmanuel United Reformed Church Hall, Heene Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN11 4SD.  

17 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Dr Caroline Smith  Lecture  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

17 Macclesfield Astronomical Society: Ian Duerdoth (University of Manchester)  CERN, the LHC, the Higg's Boson and all that.  @ 20:00, Goostrey Village Hall: CW4 8PE   

18 : Bob Mizon  10 Targets for light polluted areas  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School HP15 6SP  

18 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Bob Mizon  10 Targets for light polluted areas  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

18 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society):   AGM  @ 19:00, All Saints Church, Darsham, Suffolk IP17 3QA  

19 Torbay Astronomical Society:   Summer Social  @ 7.30pm, Barn Owl Pub  

20 Scarborough & Ryedale Astronomical Society: Prof. Sam Falle  Supernovae  @ 19:30, Ayton Village Hall, Wilsons Lane, East Ayton, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO13 9HY  

20 Beckington Astronomical Society: Members  AGM and Astro Entertainments  @ 19:30, Beckington Baptist Hall BA11 6TD  

20 Crawley Astronomical Society: Prof. Malcolm MacCallum  Was Einstein 100% Right?  @ 7.30pm, Ifield Community Centre , Ifield Drive, Crawley, Sussex RH11 0BT  

21 The Webb Deep-Sky Society: Various – Please see Website for details  Webb Deep-Sky Society Annual General Meeting  @ 0945 to 1745, Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge CB3 OHA  

27 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society: Chris Arridge  Europe goes to Jupiter – ESA's JUICE Mission  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

July 2014

1 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

2 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Dr. Ann Bonnell  Percival Lowell and the Canals of Mars  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

2 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society):   Observing Session  @ 19:00, Westleton Heath, Westleton, Suffolk, IP17 3AD  

3 Nottingham Astronomical Society: Prof Mike Edmunds  Phoenix from the Ashes Ė the Origin of the Chemical Elements  @ 8pm, British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5GG  

3 Isle Of Man Astronomical Society: Kevin Deakes  Galactic Tour  @ 8.00pm, The Observatory, Lhoobs Road, Foxdale, IOM   

7 Knowle Astronomical Society:   AGM & Talks by Members  @ 8:00pm, Dorridge Village Hall, Grange Road, Dorridge, Solihull B93 8QA  

11 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

11 Ewell Astronomical Society: Ron Johnson, BAA & EAS    Telescopes and a Tail of Two Observatories  @ 7.45pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

11 Breckland Astronomical Society: Will Handley  Dark Energy and the Fate of the Universe  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

12 Cotswold Astronomical Society: James Fradgley  Five Interesting Things  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

14 West Didsbury Astronomical Society:   AGM  @ 7pm, William Hulme Grammar School M16 8PR  

15 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Prof Richard Harrison  Exploring our star from space: UK-led space instruments spearheading studies of the Sun and heliosphere  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

15 Macclesfield Astronomical Society: Megan Argo (Jodrell Bank Observatory)  Going over Galaxies with a fine tooth comb  @ 20:00, Goostrey Village Hall: CW4 8PE   

16 : Andy Lound  The Pale Blue Dot  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School HP15 6SP  

16 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Andy Lound  The Pale Blue Dot  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

16 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society): David Murton and Mike O'Mahony  ”Astrophotography”  @ 19:00, All Saints Church, Darsham, Suffolk IP17 3QA  

21 Bradford Astronomical Society: Mr D Phillips  Astrotourism  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

21 Worthing Astronomical Society: David Pulley  Charles Tyson Yerkes and other short stories  @ 19:30, Emmanuel United Reformed Church Hall, Heene Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN11 4SD.  

24 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Evening  @ 9.00 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

25 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Short talks  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

27 Bedford Astronomical Society: Seb Jay and Peter Truscott  A visual tour of the Summer Milky Way + Destination Atacama  @ 20:00, Bedford School MK40 2TU  

30 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society):   Observation Session  @ 19:00, Westleton Heath, Westleton, Suffolk, IP17 3AD  

31 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Evening  @ 9.00 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

August 2014

5 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

7 Isle Of Man Astronomical Society: various  Workshop evening  @ 8.00pm, The Observatory, Lhoobs Road, Foxdale, IOM   

7 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Evening  @ 8.30 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

8 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

8 Breckland Astronomical Society: society members  short talks  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

9 Cotswold Astronomical Society:   Members' night  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

12 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Barry Watts  Perseid Meteor Shower Star Party  @ 7.00 p.m., Hope Cottage, Covenham, Lincolnshire  

13 : Not Applicable  BBQ & Perseid Meteor Shower observing  @ 8pm, The Observatory Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Amersham Bucks. HP7 OQG.  

13 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Not applicable  BBQ & Perseid Meteor Shower observing  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

13 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society): David Gwynn  The Sun  @ 19:00, All Saints Church, Darsham, Suffolk IP17 3QA  

14 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Evening  @ 8.30 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

17 DASH (Darsham and Surrounding Hamlets Astronomical Society):   Observation Session  @ 19:00, Westleton Heath, Westleton, Suffolk, IP17 3AD  

19 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Lecture  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

19 Macclesfield Astronomical Society:   MaccAstro Exhibition and Ivor Townshend Moon Competition  @ 19:30, Goostrey Village Hall: CW4 8PE   

20 Ewell Astronomical Society: user group  how to use your telescope & roof observing  @ 8.00pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

21 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Evening  @ 8.30 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

22 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astronomers' Questions Time  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

28 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Evening  @ 8.30 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

September 2014

1 Bradford Astronomical Society: Colin Dawson  From Zero to Photo  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

1 Knowle Astronomical Society: Paul Roche  Neutron Stars  @ 8:00pm, Dorridge Village Hall, Grange Road, Dorridge, Solihull B93 8QA  

2 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

2 Stornoway Astronomical Society: Angus Morrison  The Sun – Our Nearest Star  @ 07.30, Stornoway Coastguard Station HS1  

4 Isle Of Man Astronomical Society: Dr Richard Shafto  Results from Gale Crater  @ 8.00pm, The Observatory, Lhoobs Road, Foxdale, IOM   

5 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

12 Ewell Astronomical Society: TBA  TBA  @ 7.45, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

12 Breckland Astronomical Society: TBA  TBA  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

13 Cotswold Astronomical Society: Dr John Peach (Oxford)  Dark Matter  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

15 Bradford Astronomical Society: Dr M Evans  The Light Speed Barrier  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

15 Worthing Astronomical Society: Dr Robert C. Smith  Supernovae  @ 19:30, Emmanuel United Reformed Church Hall, Heene Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN11 4SD.  

16 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Prof Michael Merrifield  21st Century Telescopes  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

16 Macclesfield Astronomical Society: Bryan Rees (visiting researcher at Jodrell Bank Observatory)  Magnetic Field Lines at the centre of the Galaxy  @ 20:00, Goostrey Village Hall: CW4 8PE   

17 : Jacub Bochinski  Evaporating Exoplanets  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School HP15 6SP  

17 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Jacub Bochinski  Evaporating Exoplanets  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

19 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astronomy for All; Explore the Night Sky with the Milton Keynes Astronomical Society  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

24 Bedford Astronomical Society: Dave Eagle FRAS  Astrophotography Workshop  @ 20:00, Bedford School MK40 2TU  

29 Bradford Astronomical Society: Dr Lee Sproat  Observing Techniques  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

October 2014

1 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Mike Foulkes, BAA Saturn Section  Saturn  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

2 Nottingham Astronomical Society: Dr Lucie Green  The Latest on the Sun  @ 8pm, British Geological Survey, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5GG  

3 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society: Colin Steele  Professional and Amateur Astronomy  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

7 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

7 Stornoway Astronomical Society: Rob McCafferty  Robots on Mars  @ 07.30, Stornoway Coastguard Station HS1  

10 Breckland Astronomical Society: Prof, Ian Morison  The Story of Jodrell bank  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

11 Cotswold Astronomical Society: Kevin Kilburn (Society for the History of Astronomy)   The Forgotten Star Atlas  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

12 Ewell Astronomical Society:  Michael Maunder' BAA    Day Time Astro (title to be confirmed)  @ 7.45pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

13 Bradford Astronomical Society: Prof Andy Newsam  How to Explore the Universe  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

15 Ewell Astronomical Society: user group  how to use your telescope & roof observing  @ 8.00pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

15 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Not applicable  Annual General Meeting  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School,HP15 6SP  

15 Macclesfield Astronomical Society:   AGM  @ 20:00, Red Lion, Goostrey  

17 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society: Andy Green  To Infinity and Beyond  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

21 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Lecture  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

25 Society For The History Of Astronomy:   Society for the History of Astronomy (SHA) Autumn Conference  @ 09.30 – 17.00, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS  

25 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Madeline Cox FRAS  SHA Autumn Conference: Derbyshire Astronomy  @ 10.15 – 11.15, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS  

25 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Lee Macdonald  SHA Autumn Conference: History of Kew Observatory  @ 11.15 – 12.15, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS  

25 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Dr Allan Chapman FRAS  SHA Autumn Conference: Copernicus, Galileo, the Telescope and the Church 1500 – 1700  @ 16.00 – 17.00, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS  

25 Society For The History Of Astronomy: Prof Bill Leatherbarrow  SHA Autumn Conference: The Amateur's Moon: British Selenography and the BAA Lunar Section  @ 14.30 – 15.30, Birmingham and Midland Institute, Margaret Street, Birmingham B3 3BS  

27 Bradford Astronomical Society: Paul Money  Images of the Universe – Volume 5  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

29 Bedford Astronomical Society: Dr Jo Jarvis FRAS  Tools of the Trade  @ 20:00, Bedford School MK40 2TU  

30 Guernsey Astronomical Society:   Open Evening  @ 6.00 pm, Observatory, Rue du Lorier, St Peter's, Guernsey GY7 9JU  

31 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society: David Whitehouse  Richard Lambert Memorial Lecture: Galileo – A new look at his life  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

November 2014

4 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society:   Club Night  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

4 Stornoway Astronomical Society: Donny Mackay BA, BSc.  The Outer Solar System  @ 07.30, Stornoway Coastguard Station HS1  

5 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Dr. John Baruch, University of Bradford  Observing with Robotic Telescopes  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

8 Cotswold Astronomical Society: Dr Mike Leggett FRAS  Astronomical Instrumentation before the Telescope  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

10 Bradford Astronomical Society: Andy Lound  Britannia Sky – A British Space Odyssey  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

12 : To be advised  To be advised  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School HP15 6SP  

12 Wycombe Astronomical Society: To be advised  To be advised  @ 8pm, Holmer Green Senior School HP15 6SP  

14 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

14 Ewell Astronomical Society:  Prof Carolin Crawford, Gresham   (title to be confirmed)  @ 7.45pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

14 Breckland Astronomical Society:   Quiz night  @ 19:00, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

18 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Robert Massey  Exploring the Moon  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

19 William Herschel Society: Professor Carl Murray  Joint WHS / Bath University Lecture: Saturn and Cassini  @ 7.00pm, University of Bath, Claverton Down, Bath BA2 7AY  

24 Bradford Astronomical Society: Prof Gilmour  TBA  @ 19:30, Eccleshill Library, Bolton Road, Bradford BD2 4SR  

26 Bedford Astronomical Society: Dr Geoff King FRAS  Volcanoes of the Solar System  @ 20:00, Bedford School MK40 2TU  

28 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   AGM/Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

December 2014

2 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: John Strachen  Amateur astronomical spectroscopy  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

2 Stornoway Astronomical Society:   Annual Astro Quiz  @ 07.30, Stornoway Coastguard Station HS1  

3 Cleethorpes & District Astronomical Society: Rob Wresdsell  Keck Comes of Age  @ 7.30 p.m., Beacon Hill Observatory, Cleethorpes   

10 : Not Applicable  Members Christmas Party  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry LaneWoodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG   

10 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Not applicable  Members Christmas Party and Quiz  @ 8pm, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

12 Milton Keynes Astronomical Society:   Astromeet  @ 8.00 pm, Rectory Cottages, Church Green Road, Bletchley, Milton Keynes MK3 6BJ  

12 Breckland Astronomical Society: Andrew Briggs  TBA  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

13 Cotswold Astronomical Society:   Christmas Meeting  @ 19:45, Century Hall, Bishop Road, Shurdington, Glos GL51 4TB  

17 Ewell Astronomical Society: user group  how to use your telescope & roof observing  @ 8.00 pm, Nonsuch High School SM3 8AB  

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