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Another successful Introduction to Astronomy evening

Another successful Introduction to Astronomy event was hosted by Bryan Moiser on Friday 21st September. Bryan talked us through his journey through being an amateur astronomer, with recommendations on what to buy and what to avoid from personal experiences. We … Continue reading






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Introduction to Astronomy evening – Friday 21st September 2018

S&RAS will be holding another Introduction to Astronomy event on Friday 21st September 2018 at 7:45pm at East Ayton Village Hall. This event is for those who have or want to develop an interest in Astronomy but don’t know where … Continue reading






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Happy New Year – Welcome to 2018

Happy New Year everyone, welcome to 2018. A reminder that we don’t have a Public Viewing Night at Dalby in January (next is 2nd Feb 2018) but we do have a guest speaker: Professor Brad Gibson, Hull University – “Where … Continue reading






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Guest Speaker: Stuart Atkinson – “ROSETTA – Landing On a Comet. Europe’s Apollo” – 17 November 2017

Friday 17 November 7.45pm, East Ayton Village Hall In his talk “ROSETTA – Landing On a Comet. Europe’s Apollo” guest speaker Stuart Atkinson, from Kendal in Cumbria, will look back at the European Space Agency’s hugely successful Rosetta mission to … Continue reading






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A successful Introduction to Astronomy evening

Another successful Introduction to Astronomy event on Friday 29th September. Footage from the meeting as well as interviews, will be shown on ‘That’s North Yorkshire ‘ Freeview Channel 007 on Monday 2nd October, 7.30pm and should also appear on their … Continue reading






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