Welcome to the

West Yorkshire Astronomical Society


 Update 03/05/2022

We are sorry to announce but as a result of the dramatic increase in cost of electricity, we have had to raise our event prices.  The new prices from the 1st of May are Members £4.00, Visitors £7.00, Family £10.00 (membership details can be found HERE). 

 Our schedule for May 2022

Tuesday 3rd - Public Open Night.

Friday 6th - Members Night

Tuesday 10th - Members Night

Friday 13th - Public Open Night

Tuesday 17th - Member Night

Friday 20th - Members Night

Tuesday 24th - Members Night

Friday 27th - Young Astronomers Night

 Tuesday 31st - Members Night

  Booking are required for our popular Young Astronomers event.  Please see our CONTACT DETAILS page for details


Events & News








Sorry we are closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic 2nd lockdown.  Details of when we will reopen will appear on here and our face book page.


 STELLARIUM - Probably the best free planetarium program around! 




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Do you use Amazon?
You can now ask them to donate to WYAS through their Smile Charity donation scheme.
Just click this link to see more.




Thanks to Eric Wiley for the donation to the

StarGazing Live raffle.


Fancy building a telescope from scratch?

Or how about a cardboard steam engine!

Have a go at a cardboard newtonian.





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