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S.A.M

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  1. Swindon Stargazers speaker for June will be Mary McIntyre, giving a talk about 'Shadows in Space and the stories they tell'.  The meeting will be held at Liddington Village Hall, Church Road, Liddington.  SN4 0HB on the 21st of June with a start time of 19:30 (doors open from 19:00).  For more details, please go to: swindonstargazers.com 

    All welcome.

    Peter

  2. Swindon Stargazers speaker for May will be Kate Earl, giving a talk on 'Magnetars - The beauty behind the Beast'.  The meeting will be held at Liddington Village Hall, Church Road, Liddington.  SN4 0HB on the 17th of May with a start time of 19:30 (doors open from 19:00).  For more details, please go to: swindonstargazers.com 

    All welcome.

    Peter

  3. Wiltshire AS speaker for June is Andrew Lound giving a presentation about 'Venus, Paradise Lost'.  The meeting will be held on the 6th of June with a start time of 20:00 and will be held at the Pavilion, Rusty Lane, Seend.  SN12 6NS.
     
    For more information please go to www.wasnet.co.uk 

    Peter Chappell

     
  4. Wiltshire AS speaker for June will be Prof. Matt Griffin giving a talk about 'The Hazards of Asteroid impacts on the Earth - should we worry?'.  The meeting (in person, hopefully) will be held on the 7th of June with a start time of 20:00.

    Unfortunately the usual meeting place will not be available, we are currently looking for another local meeting place, if not it will be via zoom.

    For more information please go to www.wasnet.co.uk 

    Peter Chappell

  5. Wiltshire AS speaker for April is Pete Williamson giving a zoom presentation about 'Herschel to Hawkwind, astronomy & music & how each other influence each other'.  The meeting will be held on the 5th of April with a start time of 20:00, this presentation will be by zoom only.

    To get access to the meeting you will need to contact Andy Burns (chairperson of WAS) at anglesburns@hotmail.com for information.

    Peter Chappell

  6. Wiltshire AS speaker for March is Martin Griffiths giving a zoom presentation about 'Dark Energy & Matter'.  The meeting will be held on the 1st of March with a start time of 20:00, this presentation will be by zoom only.

    To get access to the meeting you will need to contact Andy Burns (chairperson of WAS) at anglesburns@hotmail.com for information.

    Peter Chappell

  7. Wiltshire AS speaker for February is Prof. David Southwood giving a zoom presentation about 'Local puzzles in Cosmic Magnetism'.  The meeting will be held on the 1st of February with a start time of 20:00, this presentation will be by zoom only.

    To get access to the meeting you will need to contact Andy Burns (chairperson of WAS) at anglesburns@hotmail.com for information.

    Peter Chappell

  8. Wiltshire AS speaker for January is Martin Lunn  giving a zoom presentation about 'The Star of Bethlehem'.  The meeting will be held on the 4th of January with a start time of 20:00, this presentation will be by zoom only.

    To get access to the meeting you will need to contact Andy Burns (chairperson of WAS) at anglesburns@hotmail.com for information.

    Peter Chappell

     
    Wiltshire AS speaker for December is Paul Money giving a zoom presentation about 'Trails & Tribulations of Voyager'.  The meeting will be held on the 7th of December with a start time of 20:00, this presentation will be by zoom only.

    To get access to the meeting you will need to contact Andy Burns (chairperson of WAS) at anglesburns@hotmail.com for information.

    Peter Chappell

  9. Wiltshire AS speaker for November is Katrin Raynor-Evans giving a zoom presentation about 'Exploring Astronomy through Philately'.  The meeting is on the 2nd of November with a start time of 20:00, this presentation will be by zoom only.

    To get access to the meeting you will need to contact Andy Burns (chairperson of WAS) at anglesburns@hotmail.com for information.

    Peter Chappell

  10. Wiltshire AS speaker for 7th of September will be Professor Mike Edmunds giving a talk about 'The Clockwork Universe'  The meeting will be done by Zoom (but we are hoping to meet up in person, waiting for information from the Pavilion currently) with a start time of 20:00, if you are interested in watching or viewing this presentation you will need to contact Andy Burns  (club chairperson) at anglesburn@hotmail.com to get access info or turn up on the day?

    Peter Chappell

  11. Yes I used binoculars to scan the horizon once sun had gone.  I travel about 15 minutes to get to this location, Hackpen Hill, great for the south west thru to north east for a clear horizon.?

    Peter

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