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Deep Sky Section Annual Meeting

Venue: Shurdington Social Centre, Bishop Road, SHURDINGTON, Cheltenham,Gloucestershire, GL51 4TB. (click to see map)
Saturday, 2019, March 23 (All day)

For information about booking for this meeting, click here.

The 2019 section meeting will be hosted by the Cotswold Astronomical Society, and will be held at Shurdington Social Centre, Shurdington, Cheltenham.

Doors will open at 9:30 with first talk to commence at 10:00. The meeting will finish by 17:30.

Speakers confirmed so far:

John McCue - Observing Doubles Down Under
Mark Stuart - Weather and Astronomy
Robin Leadbeater - Spectroscopy of extra-galactic novae and supernovae
Eddie Carpenter - Astrophotographers Issac Roberts and Dorothea Klumpte
Grant Privett - Gyulbudaghians Nebula
Ian Smith - Imaging Planetary Nebulae
Prof. Steven Phillipps (Bristol University) - Surveying the Deep Sky – Edwin Hubble to the Hubble Space Telescope

Trade stands: BAA Sales, Webb Deep-Sky Society 

Price including buffet lunch: £7.50 for BAA members, members of Cotswold Astronomical Society and affiliated societies. £10.00 for non-members.

Organiser: Callum Potter & Cotswold Astronomical Society

Booking information

All attendees must pre-book via one of the following methods:

  • The BAA online shop
  • Telephoning the BAA Office on 207 734 4145 between 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday