The

Heart of England

Astronomical Society

Founded 1988

The HOEAS is a member of the Federation of Astronomical Societies and is affiliated to the British Astronomical Association

The Heart of England Astronomical Society meet every Thursday evening throughout the year from 9pm onwards, at the 'Old Exchange' meeting rooms in the village of Furnace End, North Warwickshire.

The last Thursday of the month from September to May is reserved for formal meetings - either guest speakers or HoEAS members (see Programme). These meetings start at 8.30pm, with the rooms open from 7.45pm.


Thursday December 9th, 2021

Prof. Mark Kidger (ESA)

The fading of Betelgeuse

8:30pm start. Zoom waiting room open from 8:00pm

(Speakers and meeting dates/times are subject to change)

***** Covid-19 *****


The Old Exchange Meeting Rooms are now closed for both formal and informal Thursday meetings

during the Autumn/Winter period.

These arrangements may however change at short notice.

Formal meetings for the 2021-22 session will continue on Zoom until further notice.

Last updated November 26th 2021