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Programme of events - 2017-2018

Guest speakers in bold.
# denotes member speaker

The Old Exchange Meeting Rooms, Furnace End - 8.30pm (Doors open 7.45pm) unless stated otherwise.
(Speakers and meeting dates/times are subject to change)

September 28th            AGM + John Williams (Cosmic Rays) #

October 26th                The Roy Cooper Memorial Lecture    Prof. Bill Leatherberrow (Director BAA Lunar Section) - Observing the Moon

Friday October 27th      An evening of Astronomy - Tame Valley Wetlands Centre, Hams Hall

November 30th            George Carey (Bromsgrove AS) - The search for extragalactic transients

Friday December 1st     Inter-society Christmas Quiz.  Bromsgrove AS  7.30pm

December 14th            Christmas dinner at the Plough, Shustoke

December 21st            Geoff Mansfield - Ancient Egyptian Astronomy #


January 25th                Members Night

February 22nd              Prof. John Penny (Birmingham AS) - Astronomical Telescopes

Friday February 23rd     An evening of astronomy - Kingsbury Water Park

March 29th                  Quiz Night  (Quiz masters Shaun Abrighton and Keith Middleton)

April 6-8                      BAA Winchester Weekend

April  26th                   Dr. Leigh Fletcher (University of Leicester) - New views of the Jupiter System

May 31st                     Dr. Elizabeth Stanway (University of Warwick) - Exploring Galaxies across cosmic time