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

Next Open Evening
Tuesday 7th June
Friday 10th June
Open from 19:30

Young Astronomers Evening
Friday 24th June (18:30 - 20:30)
Booking is required.

Sunday Fun Day
Sunday 26th June (details TBC)


 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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