Time running out to book for Winchester 2024

Time is running out if you want to book one of the last few places on the 2024 BAA Winchester weekend. We have a fantastic line-up of speakers and an Equipment & Techniques Section meeting on the Saturday. It is also a great social event on the BAA calendar, with plenty of opportunity to meet and chat with other members. Ticket sales close on Thursday 21st March at 5pm, so book now to avoid disappointment.

Booking is available to BAA members via a special code you can access here when logged into the website.

To book your place please visit our Ticket Tailor booking page. If you are unable to book online then please call the BAA Office, click here for contact details.

The programme includes:-

Dr Colin Forsyth – The Solar Wind Magnetosphere Ionosphere Link Explorer
Dr Robert Massey – The Impact of Satellite Mega-constellations on Astronomy
Simon Banton – The Astronomy of Stonehenge
Prof Nick Evans – Dark Energy and the Expansion of the Universe
Prof Marika Taylor – Black Holes: Unlikely Sources of Enlightenment
Plus special guest speaker Prof Gillian Wright of the ATC on-line

The Alfred Curtis Lecture:-

The Digital Telescope: the Future of Ground based Astronomy
Prof Don Pollacco – University of Warwick

The Equipment and Techniques Section Meeting on Saturday afternoon is being organised by David Arditti.


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