Events for
13 July 2018    -    20 September 2018
24 July 2018
  • Our Active Sun.

    07:15pm   to    09:30pm

    Talk by Professor Phillipa Browning.

    Phillipa Browning is Professor at the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics in the University of Manchester.

    Her research involves understanding the outer atmosphere of the Sun, the Corona. She is interested in explaining

    why the Solar Corona is hot, and the origin and nature of Solar Flares.

11 September 2018

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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!



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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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