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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  

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

3 Nottingham Astronomical Society: Prof Mike Edmunds  Phoenix from the Ashes 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   

3 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Roy Gunson  Shakesphere & Astronomy  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

4 Astronomical Society of Edinburgh: Prof Andrew Lawrence  The Universe and Me: our place in the cosmos  @ 20:00, Church Centre, Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL  

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

8 Bolton Astronomical Society: Carl Stone  Members Talk:- Planeteriums, EQMOD and ASCOM   @ 19:30, Ladybridge Community Centre, Beaumont Drive, Bolton BL3 4RZ   

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

10 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Phil Muffett  NASA's Maven Mission  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

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   

11 Plymouth Astronomical Society: David Burton & Charles Spreat  The Sun and Alpha Centauri, Extra Terrestrial Vulcanology.  @ 7:30pm – 9:30pm, Tamar Room (402), Babbage Building, Plymouth University PL4 8AA  

11 Spalding Astro:   Telescope Workshop  @ 19:00, St Pauls Church Hall, Fulney, PE11 2HY  

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

14 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society:   Planning for 2015 – What to see in the Summer Sky  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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

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

14 West Of London Astronomical Society: Dr Jon Butterworth  Smashing Physics: News from the Energy Frontier   @ 8 pm, St. Johns Ambulance Hall, North Harrow, HA2 (odd months), Christ Church, Redford Way, Uxbridge, UB8 (even months -except August) HA2 7TA  

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, The Sports Hall, 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  

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

16 Worthing Astronomical Society: James Fradgley  Life In The Universe  @ 19:30, Highdown Room at Emmanuel United Reformed Church Hall, Heene Road, Worthing, West Sussex. BN11 4SD.  

17 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Dr Susan Cartwright  Extra Solar Planets  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

19 Orwell Astronomical Society:   OASI Summer BBQ  @ 12:00 – late, Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne  

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

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

24 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Tony Morris  TED Talks  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

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  

28 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: Team from A10 Optics  Telescopes how to set them up and use them  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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

31 Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society: Barry Jackson  The Stranger Side of Science And Astronomy  @ 7.45 pm to 10.00 pm, Swinton WMC, 4 Station Street, Swinton, MEXBOROUGH S64 8AU  

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

August 2014

1 Redditch Astronomical Society: None  Solar Observing – Public Event  @ 2:00pm, Arrow Valley Park, Redditch  

3 Orwell Astronomical Society: PUBLIC ACCESS EVENT  Sidewalk Astronomy – Solar  @ 19:30, Felixstowe Leisure Centre, Felixstowe  

4 Sowy Stargazers (Othery): Branch Members  Astronomy upto the Great War 1914-1918 and the constellation of Cepheus. Plus Sky news and next months notable astro events  @ 9pm, Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, Somerset TA7 0QS  

5 Bolton Astronomical Society: Laura Carroll  Members Talk:- 3D Space  @ 19:30, Ladybridge Community Centre, Beaumont Drive, Bolton BL3 4RZ   

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

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

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 Orwell Astronomical Society: PUBLIC ACCESS EVENT  Sidewalk Astronomy  @ 19:00 – 22:00, Foxburrow Farm, Melton  

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  

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

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

12 Worthing Astronomical Society: Public event  Perseids meteor shower, linked to BBC The Sky At Night  @ 21:00, Worthing seafront opposite the end of Grand Avenue  

12 Wells and Mendip Astronomers: Chris Starr FRAS & Ben Sutleiff  Night of the Shooting Stars  @ 19.30, The Hayes, Cheddar  

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, The Observatory, 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  

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

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

15 Spalding Astro:   Astrophotography  @ 19:00, St Pauls Church Hall, Fulney, PE11 2HY  

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

19 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  

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  

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

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  

23 Wells and Mendip Astronomers:   WMA Open Day  @ 9.00 – 16.00, The Town Hall, Wells  

24 Orwell Astronomical Society: PUBLIC ACCESS EVENT  Sidewalk Astronomy – Solar  @ 11:00 – 16:00, Alnesbourne Priory, Ipswich  

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

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  

1 Redditch Astronomical Society: Prof. Mike Cruise  Gravitational Waves  @ 7:00pm, St Augustines School Hunt End Redditch B97 5LX  

1 Sowy Stargazers (Othery): Branch Members  The Earth and the constellations of Vulpecula,Sagitta and Delphinus. Plus Sky news and next months notable astro events  @ 9pm, Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, Somerset TA7 0QS  

2 Bolton Astronomical Society: Commitee  Annual General Meeting   @ 19:30, Ladybridge Community Centre, Beaumont Drive, Bolton BL3 4RZ   

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  

2 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Dr Stuart Clark  The Sky's Dark Labyrinth  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

4 Guildford Astronomical Society: Prof J Al Khalili  The Lost Legacy of Medieval Astronomy: filling the gap between Ptolemy and Copernicus.  @ 19.30, Griffiths Lecture theatre, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

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  

5 William Herschel Society: Dr. Paras Naik  The Missing Universe  @ 7.30pm, BRLSI, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN  

5 Spalding Astro: Prof Andrew Norton  Exoplanets  @ 19:00, The Vista, Spalding PE11 2RA  

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

8 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Paul Reed (HERAS Vice President)  “Practical Solar Observing”  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

8 West Of London Astronomical Society: Dr Steve Fossey  Our Local Supernova  @ 8 pm, Christ Church, Redford Way, Uxbridge, UB8 1SZ  

8 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: Paul Pocklington,  Winter’s best,  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

10 Salford Astronomical Society: Anthony Jenkins  3D Imaging in Astronomy  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

11 Torbay Astronomical Society: Martin Bastian  The Hubble Constant  @ 7.30pm, Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Dr, Torquay TQ2 7EL  

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

12 Orwell Astronomical Society: PUBLIC ACCESS EVENT  Sidewalk Astronomy  @ 11:00 – 16:00, Westbourne Library, Ipswich  

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

12 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: Professor Gerry Gilmore FInstP, ScD, FRS,  A Talk on GAIA (Admission by ticket only),  @ 19:30, Kings Lynn Academy, Queens Road, Kings Lynn, PE30 4QG  

12 Astronomical Society of Edinburgh: Prof Peter Brand  The Golden Years of Astronomy: will they ever cease?  @ 20:00, Church Centre, Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL  

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  

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, The Sports Hall, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Woodrow, Amersham, Bucks HP7 0QG  

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

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

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  

19 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Presidential Address & Welcome Buffet  Telescope Improvements  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

20 Wells and Mendip Astronomers: Bob Mizon MBE FRAS  Fourteen Pioneers of Astronomy  @ 19.30, Priddy Village Hall, The Glebe, Priddy, Wells BA5 3BE  

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

22 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: John Craythorne,  What to see in the autumn sky and how to find it,  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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

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

25 Torbay Astronomical Society: Observational evening  Focus on M11, M57 & M92  @ 7.30pm, Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Dr, Torquay TQ2 7EL  

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   

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

1 Sowy Stargazers (Othery): Branch Members  The Moon, and the constellation of Pisces. Plus Sky news and next months notable astro events  @ 9pm, Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, Somerset TA7 0QS  

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

2 Guildford Astronomical Society: Alan Bond, Managing Director, Reaction Engines Ltd  The SKYLON spaceplane – a gateway to the solar system  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

3 William Herschel Society: Dr David Baker (Editor, Space Flight)  Joint WHS/BIS lecture: The Next 50 Years in the Human and Robotic Exploration of the Solar System  @ 7.30pm, BRLSI, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN  

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

3 Astronomical Society of Edinburgh: Prof Douglas Heggie  The million-body problem: the life and death of star clusters  @ 20:00, Church Centre, Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL  

3 Huddersfield Astronomical & Philosophical Society: Dr Paul Abel  Visual Planetary Observing  @ 19:30, 4a Railway Street HD1 1JP  

6 Redditch Astronomical Society: None  Open Meeting  @ 7:00pm, St Augustines School Hunt End Redditch B97 5LX  

7 Bolton Astronomical Society: Dave & Chloe Southworth  Members Talk:- Near Earth Objects: Could They Spoil Our Day?   @ 19:30, Ladybridge Community Centre, Beaumont Drive, Bolton BL3 4RZ   

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  

7 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Gemma Lavender  Antarctic Astrophysic's  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

8 Salford Astronomical Society: Prof. Jamie Gilmour  TBA  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

9 Torbay Astronomical Society: Adam Hart-Davis  Are we alone in the Universe?  @ 7.30pm, Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Dr, Torquay TQ2 7EL  

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  

13 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Dr Lindsay Bennett (Royal Met Society)  Improving Forecasts of Heavy Rain and Floods  @ 7 30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

13 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: TBC,  Radio Astronomy, an introduction,  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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, The Sports Hall, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Amersham, Bucks. HP7 OQG  

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

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

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

21 Bolton Astronomical Society: Commitee  Workshop:- “Observing Night / Telescope and Mounts”   @ 19:30, Ladybridge Community Centre, Beaumont Drive, Bolton BL3 4RZ   

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

21 Orwell Astronomical Society:   Small Telescopes Observing Night  @ 19:00, Orwell Park Observatory IP10 0ER  

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

23 Torbay Astronomical Society: Observational evening  Focus on M33 & NGC 7789  @ 7.30pm, Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Shiphay Manor Dr, Torquay TQ2 7EL  

24 Orwell Astronomical Society: Prof Ralph Spencer  Black Swans – Black Holes in the Constellation Cygnus  @ 19:30, Museum Street Methodist Church, Ipswich  

24 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Mr Doug Arnold  Polarimetry in Astronomy, Past, Present & Future  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

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  

25 Redditch Astronomical Society: None  Autumn Star Party  @ 5:30pm, The Brook Inn, Elcocks Brook  

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

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

27 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: Adrian King,  Maintaining your telescope,  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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

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

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

1 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Society Speakers, Telescopes to use  Wirral Star Party  @ 19:00, Wirral Country Park, & Visitor Centre  

3 Redditch Astronomical Society: Prof. Bill Chaplin  The Keplar Mission  @ 7:00pm, St Augustines School Hunt End Redditch B97 5LX  

3 Sowy Stargazers (Othery): Branch Members  The International Space Station and the constellation of Cetus. Plus Sky news and next months notable astro events  @ 9pm, Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, Somerset TA7 0QS  

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  

4 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Dr Stuark Eves  The Future is out of this World  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

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

6 Guildford Astronomical Society: Dr. Simon Evetts  Human Spaceflight; from Apollo to Zeitgeist in half a Century  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

7 Huddersfield Astronomical & Philosophical Society: Paul Money  Images of the Universe Volume 2  @ 19:30, 4a Railway Street HD1 1JP  

7 William Herschel Society: Dr Robert Massey (RAS)  Exploring the Moon  @ 7.30pm, BRLSI, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN  

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

10 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Jim Cornmell (East Riding Astronomers)  “Parallax and the Cosmic Distance Ladder”  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

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

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

10 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: Trevor Nurse,  Telephotography using Registax,  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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

12 Salford Astronomical Society: Dr. Chris North  TBA  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

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  

18 Orwell Astronomical Society:   Small Telescopes Observing Night  @ 19:00, Orwell Park Observatory IP10 0ER  

19 Wycombe Astronomical Society: Damien Peach  The Giant Planet Jupiter  @ 8pm, The Sports Hall, Woodrow High House, Cherry Lane, Amersham, Bucks. HP7 OQG   

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  

19 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.  

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

21 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Ms Adele Horton, Astronmia LTD  How to choose your first telescope  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

21 Orwell Astronomical Society: Alan McGuire  Using the Sloan Digital Sky Survey to Study Quasars and the Early Universe  @ 19:30, Museum Street Methodist Church, Ipswich  

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

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

24 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: Terry Parish,  Mercury and Venus,  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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

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

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

December 2014

1 Redditch Astronomical Society: Karen Bloore  Karen's Christmas Quiz  @ 7:00pm, St Augustines School Hunt End Redditch B97 5LX  

1 Sowy Stargazers (Othery): Branch Members  The Caldwell Catalogue and the constallation of Eridanus. Plus Sky news and next months notable astro events  @ 9pm, Othery Village Hall, Fore Street, Othery, Somerset TA7 0QS  

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  

2 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Andrew Lound  Apollo – A Moon Odyssey  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

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

4 Guildford Astronomical Society: Dr. Chris Lintott  Is the Milky Way special: Our galaxy and the other galaxies  @ 19.30, Griffiths Lecture Theatre , University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

5 William Herschel Society: Dr Patrick Josephs-Franks (NPL)  The Amateur Astrophotography Revolution  @ 7.30pm, BRLSI, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN  

8 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Dr Michael Martin-Smith (HERAS President)  “The Year In Space”  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

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

8 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society: John Craythorne,  Using your GOTO more effectively,  @ 19:30, Tottenhill Village Hall, PE33 0RS  

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  

10 Salford Astronomical Society: Dr. Alan Chapman  Annual Christmas Lecture  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

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  Christmas talk: Cosmic Comics  @ 19:30, Great Ellingham Recreation Centre, Great Ellingham, Attleborough, Norfolk   

12 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Society Members Night  Talks and image presentations  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

12 Huddersfield Astronomical & Philosophical Society: Prof. Andrew Lyne FRS  Cosmic Cannon Balls – The formation, life and uses of neutron stars  @ 19:30, 4a Railway Street HD1 1JP  

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

16 Orwell Astronomical Society:   Small Telescopes Observing Night  @ 19:00, Orwell Park Observatory IP10 0ER  

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

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

22 Orwell Astronomical Society: with some Christmas cheer  Newbourne Observing Group  @ 19:00, Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne  

22 King’s Lynn and District Astronomy Society:   Christmas Party at the Winch,  @ 19:30,   

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

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

January 2015

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

6 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Richard Fleet  Glows, Blows & Haloes  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

8 Guildford Astronomical Society: Prof. John C Brown  Sun-plunging comets  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

12 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Dr Janet Humphreys (University of Leeds)  “Cosmic Recycling”  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

14 Salford Astronomical Society: Kevin Kilburn F.R.A.S.  TBA  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

16 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Mr Peter Franklin, Blackpool DAS  Open the run-off roof Hal  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

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

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

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

February 2015

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

3 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Dr Susanne Schwenzer  The Mar's Science Laboratory Rover – Curiosity at Gale Crater  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

5 Guildford Astronomical Society: Prof. Martin Bureau  Weighing Black Holes  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

9 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Rod Hine (Vice Chairman Bradford A S)  “The Battle for Galaxies”  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

11 Salford Astronomical Society: Dr. Phillipa Browning  The Sun and Space Weather  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

13 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Prof Jamie Gilmour, SEAES, University of Manchester  The Evolution of the Solar System  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

17 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Dr Paul Olver  Volcanoes in the Solar System  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

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

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

March 2015

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

3 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Dr Leigh Fletcher  Jupiter Revealed: Exploring the Archetypal Giant Planet  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

5 Guildford Astronomical Society: Prof. David W Hughes  The Influence of Astronomy on Life in Ancient Times  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

9 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: TBA  TBA  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

11 Salford Astronomical Society: Dr. Ben Davies  How to make a Supernova  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

17 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Dr Peter Wheatley  Hunting for super-Earths with the Next Generation Transit Survey (NGTS)  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

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

20 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Mr Robin Leadbeater, Cockermouth Astronomical Society  Science from Starlight  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

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

28 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Society Speakers, Telescopes to use  Wirral Star Party  @ 19:00, Wirral Country Park, & Visitor Centre  

April 2015

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

2 Guildford Astronomical Society: Dr. Paul Daniels  Thereby hangs a tail  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

7 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Dr Andrew Morse  Meteorites  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

8 Salford Astronomical Society: Dr. Lee Sproats  TBA  @ 19:30, Room 115, The Maxwell Building, University of Salford  

13 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Paul Money FRAS FBIS  “Images of the Universe vol 2″  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

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

17 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Prof F Richard Stephenson, Dept of Physics, University of Durham  Ancient Astronomy & Modern Science  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

17 Liverpool Astronomical Society: Society Speakers, Telescopes to use, Tours of Observatory  Observatory Open Day & Night  @ 13:00 – 22:00, Leighton Observatory, Pex Hill, Cronton, Nr Widnes  

17 Guildford Astronomical Society: Prof. Sir Paul Nurse  Doing Science  @ 19.30, Griffiths Lecture Theatre, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

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

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

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

May 2015

5 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Dr Sarah Roberts  Dwarf's in the Backyard  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

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

7 Guildford Astronomical Society: Dr. Leigh Fletcher  Realm of the Giants: New Views of the Outer Solar System  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

11 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Dr Anne Green (University of Nottingham)  “Dark Matter”  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX  

15 Liverpool Astronomical Society: L.A.S. Annual General Meeting 2014-15  Followed by Members Presentation  @ 19:00, The Quaker Meeting House, 22 School Lane, Liverpool City Centre  

19 Stratford-Upon-Avon Astronomical Society: Dr Ken Amor  Impact Cratering on the Moon, Mars and Scotland  @ 19:30, Alderminster Village Hall, New Road, Alderminster, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 8PE  

June 2015

2 Wiltshire Astronomical Society: Martin Griffiths  Exoplanets + AGM  @ 20:00, The Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend, Wiltshire SN12 6NS  

4 Guildford Astronomical Society: Dr. Allan Chapman  William Lassell  @ 19.30, Lecture Theatre L, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH  

8 Hull & East Riding Astronomical Society: Dr Michael Martin-Smith  AGM  @ 7.30 pm, Room LT27 Wilberforce Building, University of Hull, Cottingham Road, Hull HU6 7RX