Welcome to

West Yorkshire Astronomical Society

 Registered Charity (Charity Number 508313)

 

The Observatory is now open on Tuesday and Friday evenings from 7:15pm

 

Tea, Coffee and cake always available.

 

 

The Observatory will Re-Open on Tuesday 4th September.

 

Why not join us at the Observatory on the 11th September

For a talk presented by Paul Fellows who is the co-presenter

of the public open evenings at the institute of Astronomy,

University of Cambridge.

The title of the Talk is:-

"Stephen Hawking's Black Holes and the edge of physics"

 

The Small Print --- Admission Open Night - Members £3. Non Members £4. Children under 16 free.

Admission to talks from External speakers please add £1

If you attend the observatory for a second night in the week then there are no admission fees 

Concessions for Students, Senior citizens and unemployed parents. £3

Please note. The increase has had to be implemented due to constantly rising costs.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Come and join us for a friendly evening of chat, Tea, Coffee and Cakes.

 

 Our esteemed editor has asked that if any member has articles for the Phobos magazine, could they please forward them to him. 

 

 STELLARIUM - Probably the best free planetarium program around! 

http://www.stellarium.org/en_GB/

 

 

 Image result for stellarium

 

 

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.

 

www.AstroMediaShop.co.uk 

 

 

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