February Meeting Report, members were advised that subscriptions are now due and the sun is actiave again with many sunspot groups appearing. Our speaker was Leigh Edwards who described how we can colonise space. It was a fascinating talk describing many of the challenges and the work being done in this area.
January 2022 Meeting Report The January meeting began with the AGM where the accounts were shown. The society did make a profit in the past year but this was only because we did not have to pay for the hire of the hall for many of our meetings, but we do pay £15 a month […]
Our December meeting was all about Telescopes. It was an opportunity to see the different types of telescopes and how to use them. Michael Hobbs brought along some binoculars which are a very useful tool and some of the society telescopes. He showed us how to use a Dobsonian style telescope and one of the […]
October 2021 Meeting Report Our speaker this evening was Katrin Raynor who gave us an excellent talk about Stamps involving Space and Astronomy. It was an amazing talk because we learnt that there are specialist groups devoted to the collection of these stamps and Katrin explained why and what people collect, its not use because […]
September Meeting Report 2021 Tonight we returned to meeting in person at the Issac Watts Hall and online. Unfortunately we had a few technical problems streaming the meeting as our speakers laptop could not connect to our ancient projector. Its been 18 months since we last met in person and technology has moved on. We […]