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'In short the Federation aims to be a body of societies united in their attempts to help each other find the best ways of working for their common cause of creating a fully successful astronomical society. In this way it endeavours to be a true federation, rather than some remote central organization disseminating information only from its own limited experience.'

* Federation of Astronomical Societies
Visits to the Website1153
Views of 'Full' Record1853

Access to details of about two dozen Societies.

* Southern Area Group of Astronomical Societies
Visits to the Website998
Views of 'Full' Record1399

'Meets monthly (second Tuesday of the month) from September to May ... AAS also meets once a month (fourth Tuesday of the month throughout the year) at Bettridge Centre, Newtonhill, where we hold informal observing evenings. If you want to try out a few telescopes or learn how to get the most out of your model, then these are the evenings for you. AAS members are also on hand to point out features of the night sky. If the skies are cloudy then we retreat inside the Centre for astronomical discussions!'

Aberdeen Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1738
Views of 'Full' Record2693

'Meetings are open from 7 pm and the talks start promptly at 7.15 pm. Everyone welcome ... Come along and get a new perspective on the universe in which you live!'

Abergavenny Astronomy Society
Visits to the Website1243
Views of 'Full' Record2221

Meets 'at 8 pm on the second Monday of each month from September to June (inclusive)'.

Abingdon Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1392
Views of 'Full' Record2083

'We meet on a monthly basis at 7.30 pm. We are a small friendly group of all standards of Astronomy learning and welcome new members who would like to learn about Astronomy, be it the Moon Stars or deep space objects.'

Adur Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1080
Views of 'Full' Record2538

'Meet every Friday from 7.30 pm until 9.30 pm.'

Airdrie Astronomical Association
Visits to the Website1654
Views of 'Full' Record2515

'Throughout the year we meet on the first Friday of each month (except July and August) ... at 8 pm until 10 pm.'

Altrincham and District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1369
Views of 'Full' Record2081

'The society have meetings on the third Thursday of each month from September through to April. We do not currently meet in the summer months. All meetings start at 7.45 pm.'

Andover Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1207
Views of 'Full' Record1749

'Our talks are aimed at the enthusiast beginner, unless specifically indicated. Topics range from Planetarium style talks on the stars, a focus on a particular planet, manned and unmanned exploration of space along with practical sessions on how to get the best out of telescopes, binoculars, computer software and websites.'

Ashford Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1184
Views of 'Full' Record2074

'Members nights are usually held on the second Wednesday of the month ... except for June, July and August when there is a recess. Meetings commence at 7.30 pm (doors open around 7 pm) and finish around 10.00 pm. These cover discussion of events of current interest, reports from the Committee, followed by the main event of the evening which is a presentation by an Association member or Guest Speaker describing a topic of general interest. Observing equipment is always available to use after the meetings, but weather conditions are rarely favourable, unfortunately!'

Association of Falkirk Astronomers
Visits to the Website973
Views of 'Full' Record2115

'We meet monthly, usually on the first Friday of the month at 8 pm, and are always happy to see new faces at our meetings.'

Astronomical Society of Edinburgh, The
Visits to the Website1103
Views of 'Full' Record1646

'The Society holds eight regular monthly lecture meetings from September through to April each year ... Lectures are held in the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow city centre at 7.30 pm, normally on the third Thursday of each month, however this does occasionally change to allow us to welcome some of our speakers who have busy schedules. All topics of Astronomy are covered in the lectures from Planetary Science to Astrophotography and The Search for Life Beyond Earth. The lectures are free and are open to members and non-members alike. Prior to each meeting a Newsletter is circulated to the Membership giving details of the speaker, the lecture topic and other matters of timely interest.'

Astronomical Society of Glasgow, The
Visits to the Website1224
Views of 'Full' Record2988

'Each month we have a meeting in Aylesbury, where our members and guests will present information on new and interesting aspects of astronomy to other members of the society. The meetings take place on the first Monday of each month at 19.30 until approx 21.30. If the first Monday of the month is a Bank Holiday, the meeting will take place on the following Monday.'

Aylesbury Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1027
Views of 'Full' Record2012

'The Society meets on the fourth Monday of the month September to May ... 7 pm till 9.30 pm. At each meeting there is “time for a chat” when members get together to discuss scopes, astronomy kit and star gazing or just catch up with the gossip. We also have short talks from Members and a Guest speaker ... Don’t worry if you are a newcomer or a beginner just join in the chat! We have all levels of experience and will be pleased to help.'

Ayrshire Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1096
Views of 'Full' Record2983

'All meetings, unless otherwise stated, are held between 7.00 – 10.00 pm on the fourth Thursday of each month except December ... Meetings normally consist of a lecture given by either Basingstoke AS members or by visiting speakers, question and answer sessions, what’s on in the night sky and general discussions over coffee. Members bring telescopes to take advantage of clear skies from the school field.'

Basingstoke Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1129
Views of 'Full' Record1410

'We have two sessions of meetings each year, with the meetings a fortnight apart. Usually the first meeting in the month is a general one of news and discussions. For the last one each month we have a guest speaker to give a talk.'

Bassetlaw Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1020
Views of 'Full' Record1966

'We meet once a month for a beginners’ talk and a main item which explores a topic in more depth.'

Beckington Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1357
Views of 'Full' Record1316

'Formed in January 1987 by a small group of people with a common interest in astronomy. We have now grown to approximately 100 members and cater for all ages, levels of interest and abilities. We meet regularly on the last Wednesday of each month where informal get-togethers are interlaced with talks by eminent speakers, and cover topics as far ranging as the birth of the universe, the namings of stars to meteorites and Apollo space missions.'

Bedford Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1668
Views of 'Full' Record1745

'We meet every Wednesday evening in our club room at Aston University ... We also have monthly lectures from a variety of guest speakers ... on the last Tuesday of the month.'

Birmingham Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website945
Views of 'Full' Record1569

'All meetings take place on the first Wednesday of the month, at ... Meetings start 8 pm, doors open 7.30 pm.'

Blackpool & District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1025
Views of 'Full' Record1462

'Meetings are held each month on Tuesday evenings, commencing at 7.30 pm and concluding around 9 pm. Our main meeting programme runs from September to May, and features a formal lecture on the first Tuesday of the month, and a more informal "Activity Night" on the third Tuesday.'

Bolton Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1211
Views of 'Full' Record1648

'The Astronomical Section provides a programme of lectures and occasionally a visit to an observatory or other site ... Lecturers are from outside, members of the Society or members of other astronomical societies.'

Bournemouth Natural Science Society - Astronomy
Visits to the Website871
Views of 'Full' Record2553

Meet 'Monday Evenings, 7.30 to 9.45'.

Bradford Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1154
Views of 'Full' Record1685
Breckland Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1046
Views of 'Full' Record1976

Meetings 'take place at 7.30 pm on the 2nd Friday of each month between September and May and are usually given by lecturers from Cardiff or Swansea Universities and members of other Welsh astronomical societies. Almost every conceivable astronomical topic is covered'.

Bridgend Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website936
Views of 'Full' Record1755

'We meet every 2nd Wed in the month, from Sept until June ... Meetings are from 7.30 to 9 pm. The main talk or subject of the evening starts at around 7.45 to 8 pm.'

Bridgwater Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website884
Views of 'Full' Record1805

'Meetings are held on Friday evenings and begin at 7.15, please arrive in plenty of time.'

Bristol Astronomical Society, The
Visits to the Website697
Views of 'Full' Record1709

'All events are on the 2nd Friday of the month unless otherwise stated. Starting at 19.30.'

Callington Community Astronomy Group
Visits to the Website1079
Views of 'Full' Record2058

‘Founded in 1959 for people with an interest in astronomy in and around the Cambridge area. With Cambridge being one of the leading astronomical centers, we are very lucky to have many professional astronomers who have spoken at our meetings, giving us the most up to date Information about current research. CAA has many other activities and events as well as holding regular lecture meetings ... The CAA includes two junior sections for younger astronomers, one for 7 to 11 year-olds, the other for young astronomers over the age of 11. Collectively known as the Cambridge Young Astronomers (CYA).’

Cambridge Astronomical Association
Visits to the Website2479
Also indexedCambridge Young Astronomers
Views of 'Full' Record2020

'A series of talks is held at Cardiff University on alternate Thursday evenings from September through to July, from 7.30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Attendances at the fortnightly talks are usually in excess of 70 and on some occasions during the year will reach 80 to 100. The talks programme is varied and comprises informal lectures, visual presentations and short talks. The aim is to cater for all interests, at whatever level, beginner or advanced. The Society is able to attract the very best speakers from all over the UK and beyond.'

Cardiff Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1086
Views of 'Full' Record1986

'We meet ... on the second Wednesday of the month throughout the year with a short break during the Summer. We have a mixture of outside speakers and speakers from within the Society.'

Carolian Astronomy Society
Visits to the Website768
Views of 'Full' Record1516

'We meet most Wednesdays at 8.00 pm.'

Castle Point Astronomy Club
Visits to the Website1000
Views of 'Full' Record1553

'We aim to meet regularly indoors (although not exclusively) where astronomy talks and demonstrations take place in an informal and sociable atmosphere (i.e. without feet and hands freezing!).'

Chipping Norton Amateur Astronomy Group
Visits to the Website955
Views of 'Full' Record1217

'We are a small informal group, meeting on the first Thursday of the month. CDAA is the only Astronomical Society serving the Tendring and Colchester districts ... In addition to the main events, there are also Monthly "Night Sky" , "Astro-News" presentations, Seasonal Constellations and a regular raffle. We are a friendly bunch of amateurs where new members and visitors are always warmly welcomed ... Please note that although visitors are very welcome, they are charged an entry fee.'

Clacton and District Astronomical Association
Visits to the Website711
Views of 'Full' Record2170

'Founded in 1969 and located at Beacon Hill Allotments, Cleethorpes. We have our own lecture room and observatory containing a 16 inch Newtonian/Cassegrain telescope as well as other smaller telescopes. Regular monthly meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month with invited speakers who give talks on a range of astronomical topics ... We also run beginners' sessions from September to May once a month on Friday evenings which are open to everyone.'

Cleethorpes and District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1124
Views of 'Full' Record1705

'This season's monthly meetings, with details of speakers. As usual, all meetings are on Friday evenings, starting at 7.15 pm for a 7.30 pm start.'

Cleveland and Darlington Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website841
Views of 'Full' Record1965

'Our meetings are held on the 2nd Monday of each month with the exception of July and August.'

Clydesdale Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website787
Views of 'Full' Record1857

'Meetings are typically held monthly, ranging from talks on a variety of topics (usually by an external speaker) to observing evenings ... Membership is open to current employees (or retirees) on the Cody Technology park in Farnborough, site of QinetiQ. In addition the society has been given approval to offer membership to a limited number of the general public.'

Cody Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website632
Views of 'Full' Record1490

'Our main event is a monthly meeting; in the first half a guest speaker talks on a topic of astronomical interest, followed by a break for tea or coffee and biscuits. The second half is generally "open house" often with a "what’s up in the sky" talk, display of members photographs, or discussions about equipment or observing techniques.'

Cotswold Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website716
Views of 'Full' Record1678

'The society meets once a month normally on the second friday of each month.'

Coventry & Warwickshire Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website598
Views of 'Full' Record1755
Cranfield Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website686
Views of 'Full' Record2072

'Our monthly meetings cover varying topics of astronomical interest and usually include a guest speaker.'

Crawley Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website791
Views of 'Full' Record1711

'Our meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month starting at 7.30 pm ... and are open to all. No previous experience or knowledge of astronomy is required. If you are generally interested in "what’s up there", or would like to know where to start in astronomy you will be particularly welcome. Of course, experienced astronomers are welcome too.'

Crewkerne and District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1222
Views of 'Full' Record1477

'The Society holds lecture evenings ... every second Friday during Term Time ... Lectures start at 19.45 and end around 22.00, We normally start with an introductory talk and club news followed by a short refreshment break the evening is then completed by the main lecture as shown in the programme.'

Croydon Astronomical Society, The
Visits to the Website983
Views of 'Full' Record1356

'We currently number over 50 members from all walks of life and whose knowledge of astronomy ranges from complete beginner to advanced. The society holds regular meetings on the first Friday of each month (except July and August) at 7:30 pm ... Meetings usually involve an outside speaker, but members also give talks and the society holds a quiz in February. We also hold 'Introduction to Astronomy' evenings ... on the third Friday of the month. See below for more information. We are a friendly and, despite our subject, "down to earth" society. Meetings are a great way for potential new members to see what we're about in an informal and relaxed atmosphere.'

Derby and District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1136
Views of 'Full' Record1536

'Meets on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the month ... We try and arrange to have a guest speaker every other meeting.'

Doncaster Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1425
Views of 'Full' Record1470

'The Society meets monthly from September to May. The meetings normally start at 7 pm and finish by 9.30 pm. Typically, we start with any announcements and business matters, then we normally have a speaker’s presentation, with questions and discussion, followed by coffee and chat.'

Dumfries Astronomy Society
Visits to the Website795
Views of 'Full' Record1421

'Meetings start at 19.30 over the winter season (October - March) with a brief introduction by the chairman followed by the evening lecture which will last about one hour ...'

Dundee Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website885
Views of 'Full' Record1695

'We meet on the first Thursday of each Month (excluding August) ... at 8.00 – 10.00 pm. The meeting takes the form of a Main speaker, break for coffee then short talks by members and a sky diary.'

East Sussex Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1127
Views of 'Full' Record1078

Meetings 'are held every month from September/October to July. We usually have a visiting speaker, but we also have talks by our members, slide shows and demonstrations. Part of the evening is set aside for refreshments and informal discussions'.

Eastbourne Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website936
Views of 'Full' Record1674

'Monthly meetings are held in the Kendal Museum and will normally be at 7 pm on the first Monday in the month.'

Eddington Astronomical Society of Kendal, The
Visits to the Website811
Views of 'Full' Record1712

'Monthly meetings ... on 2nd Friday at 7.40 pm.'

Ewell Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website767
Views of 'Full' Record1524

'We hold a society meeting every month ... Our meetings begin with discussion of current events of astronomy interest and brief reports from the committee. This is followed by a presentation by a guest speaker or member on an astronomy or cosmology topic.'

Farnham Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website573
Views of 'Full' Record1969

'Meetings are held on the first Monday of each month between September and May.'

Flamsteed Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website2309
Also indexedRoyal Observatory | National Maritime Museum
Views of 'Full' Record1521

'Meetings are held on the third Thursday every month ... There is on-site parking. Our meetings start at 7 pm for 7.30. We usually have visiting speakers and some talks are also given by our members.'

Foredown Tower Astronomers
Visits to the Website827
Views of 'Full' Record2219

'Meetings (usually with a guest lecturer/speaker) are held monthly ... at 7.30 pm on the first Friday of the month (except July and August).'

Furness and South Lakeland Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website672
Views of 'Full' Record1227

'Meetings start at 7.30 pm on the first Thursday of each month (except August when there is no meeting).'

Guildford Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1133
Views of 'Full' Record1577

'Our popular monthly talks are for keen members and the public to learn about some specialist aspects of astronomy, from CCD imaging through to Cosmology, we welcome speakers from all over the world.'

Hampshire Astronomical Group
Visits to the Website1996
Views of 'Full' Record2329

'Meetings are on the third Wednesday of the month ... 7.30 pm.'

Havering Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website773
Views of 'Full' Record1478

Meets 'every Thursday evening throughout the year from 9 pm onwards ... The last Thursday of the month from September to May is reserved for formal meetings - either guest speakers, or HoEAS members ... These meetings start at 8.30 pm, with the rooms open from 8 pm'.

Heart of England Astronomical Society, The
Visits to the Website751
Named Lectures & TalksRoy Cooper Memorial Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record1819
Helensburgh Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website641
Views of 'Full' Record1315
Herefordshire Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website798
Named Lectures & TalksAnnual Webb Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record3222

'Formal meetings, incorporating an astronomical lecture, are held on the second Friday of each month, from September through to May.'

Herschel Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website752
Views of 'Full' Record1424

'Our group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month throughout the year (except July & August).'

Hertford Astronomy Group
Visits to the Website1007
Views of 'Full' Record3476

'The Society normally meets on the first Tuesday of every month ... from 7.30 pm until 10.00 pm.'

Highlands Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website759
Views of 'Full' Record1635

Monthly meetings, first Wednesday evenings.

Horsham Astronomy Group
Visits to the Website1144
Views of 'Full' Record2519

Monthly 'public lectures', once per month, Friday evenings.

Huddersfield Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1185
Views of 'Full' Record1623

'Meetings take place usually every 2nd Monday in the month and run from September to June. Meetings begin promptly at 7.30 pm and end at 9.30 pm. Refreshments are available and there is also an end of evening raffle !'

Hull and East Riding Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website931
Views of 'Full' Record2766

'At our monthly meetings members are entertained by either a Guest Speaker or by one of the more knowledgeable members. We always try and organise a good mix of talks that are suitable to all levels.'

Ilkeston & District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website983
Views of 'Full' Record1615

'The lecture programme ... runs from September until the end of April ... Meetings start at 7.30 pm sharp and consist of a short talk given by one of our members followed by the main lecture, usually given by a Professional Astronomer. The lecture over, light refreshments are available free of charge. At this time members are free to mix and discuss the latest astronomical news and events. The meeting finishes at 10.00 pm.'

Irish Astronomical Association, The
Visits to the Website1033
Views of 'Full' Record1205

'We meet twice every month through the winter months and once a month through the summer. The 3rd Friday meeting tends to cover the more cerebral aspects of Astronomy, although not exclusively so. The 1st Friday meetings, which run from October to March inclusive, are practical, and members are encouraged to bring their own scopes or binoculars to this meeting as we will be out observing if conditions allow.'

Kernow Astronomers
Visits to the Website1021
Also indexedBrannel Astronomy
Views of 'Full' Record1924

'Meetings of the Society are held twice monthly, on a Monday evening. Talks/events and observations are scheduled for alternate meetings..'

Kings Lynn & District Astronomy Society
Visits to the Website1422
Views of 'Full' Record2723

'We have monthly meetings throughout the year with the exception of August, normally meeting on the first Monday of the month ... Our monthly meetings normally take the form of a guest speaker giving a talk/ presentation about their particular field of interest.'

Knowle Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website648
Views of 'Full' Record1714

'Meets once per month, at 7.30 pm on the first Wednesday of the month ... The Society holds 10 meetings per year (from September to June) on a variety of topics.'

Lancaster and Morecambe Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website814
Views of 'Full' Record1815

'By tradition meetings are held on the second Wednesday of each month; the theme is normally a lecture or presentation on a particular astronomical topic given by guest speakers or society members.'

Leeds Astronomical Society, The
Visits to the Website913
Views of 'Full' Record1630

'We meet from 7.30 pm on the last Wednesday of each month, when we have presentations by external speakers. We also have additional meetings in January, April, July and October, which feature talks by members of the society. In December our meeting is around the middle of the month, when we have our AGM and our famous Quiz !'

Letchworth & District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website931
Views of 'Full' Record1432

'We hold meetings with a guest speaker on the first Wednesday of each month at 7.30 pm (but not in January, July or August).'

Lewes Astronomers
Visits to the Website873
Views of 'Full' Record3109

'Our lecture meetings take place at 7.30 pm on the 1st Tuesday of each month, except for January meetings, which are held on the 2nd Tuesday to avoid being too close to the start of the New Year.'

Lincoln Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website757
Views of 'Full' Record1178
Liverpool Astronomical Society, The
Visits to the Website636
Views of 'Full' Record1051

'We meet on Thursday evenings between 8.00 and 10.00 pm.'

Loughton Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website736
Views of 'Full' Record1434

'Our regular monthly meetings will take place on the last Thursday of the month, from 7.30 pm until 9.00 pm.'

Luton Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website962
Views of 'Full' Record1338

'Founded in 1990, meets three times a month for a Workshop, main Lecture and Beginners class. Whether you are an armchair astronomer or a keen meteor-observer, you will find a kindred spirit within the Society ...'

Macclesfield Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1201
Views of 'Full' Record2417

'Regular meetings are held on the 1st Friday of the month from 7.30 to 10.00 pm. No meetings in July or August.'

Maidenhead Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1329
Views of 'Full' Record2530

'Members meet every Thursday at the Godlee Observatory (except when a public lecture is taking place and during Christmas/New Year week), when slide shows, digital image shows, informal talks and occasional 'workshops' take place. Of course the telescopes are also used, weather permitting. On the third Thursday of the month, from October to March, a free public lecture is held at a venue in the centre of Manchester ... commencing at 7.30 pm. Non-members are most welcome. The prestigious Kopal Lecture is given annually by an astronomer from the University of Manchester's Department of Astronomy or Radio Astronomy in honour of an old friend, the late Emeritus Professor Zdenek Kopal, Manchester's first Professor of Astronomy.'

Manchester Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website703
Named Lectures & TalksKopal Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record2260

'Meetings are all on Friday evenings and usually commence between 7.45 and 8 pm ... Start times may occasionally be earlier if there is something we want to observe before the meeting commences.'

Melton & District Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website556
Views of 'Full' Record1301

'We meet every week, usually on Thursday evenings ... Occasionally meetings are held on Friday evenings to accommodate the busy schedules of our guest speakers.'

Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website930
Views of 'Full' Record1909

Winter programme of Friday evening meetings.

Mid-Kent Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1060
Views of 'Full' Record1304
Milton Keynes Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website675
Named Lectures & TalksRichard Lambert Memorial Lecture
Views of 'Full' Record1464

'MARS is an informal astronomical society that meets the second Tuesday of each calendar month (except August) ... Membership is open to anyone, regardless of age, knowledge or experience. Meetings start at 19.30 and usually finish at 21.30. There is no annual membership fee; members simply pay £1 per meeting they attend and students/under 18s attend free.'

Monmouth Astronomical Research Society
Visits to the Website41
Views of 'Full' Record209

'Meets on the first Friday of every month, from 7 pm ... Non-members are always welcome and refreshments are provided (for a small donation).'

Moray's Astronomy Club, Sigma
Visits to the Website1051
Views of 'Full' Record1740

'The society holds a number of meetings and events during the course of each month ... At the meetings you will here a range of guest speakers who are expert in their chosen fields interspered with presentations by our members ... All our meetings and events begin at 8.00 pm.'

Nene Valley Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website662
Views of 'Full' Record1241

'Each month, the society has s a guest speaker, who will talk about their specialised subject, followed by a "what's up" describing the sky that month and sometimes an additional 5-minute talk from a society member on something they have been doing recently. Free refreshments are available during the interval ... The meetings are held on the first Friday of each month from September to June and start at 7.30 pm.'

Newbury Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website792
Views of 'Full' Record1181

'Meetings are held at 7 pm on Thursdays ... Founded in 1904 and is active in both the practical and theoretical aspects of astronomy. Our members come from all over the region, and from all walks of life. Some are keen observers, others are very much armchair astronomers, but we aim to provide lectures and activities that will appeal to everyone.'

Newcastle Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website866
Views of 'Full' Record1709

Lectures 'are usually on the second Monday of each month (except in July and August) at 7.30 pm and are held in the Donald Barber Lecture Theatre at the Observatory. Members of the public are welcome'.

Norman Lockyer Observatory
Visits to the Website629
Also indexedSouth West Astronomy Fair
Views of 'Full' Record1267

'Meets at 19.45 on the first Wednesday of every month ... If you live in the North Devon area and want to come and meet the crowd, share a cuppa and listen to talks given by members on a wealth of subjects, wander along to a meeting – you don't have to be a member to see if it's for you.... Most meetings comprise a short talk followed by a main talk.'

North Devon Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website554
Views of 'Full' Record1064

'Public meetings take place on the third Wednesday of the month (except for August & December), are open to all members of the public ... The meetings start at 7.30 pm, with the talk usually starting at 8 pm.'

North Essex Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website1383
Views of 'Full' Record1608

'We arrange alternate member and guest speaker evenings during the autumn and winter months ... The talks cover a wide range of topics given by specialists in their field, and to cover cost there is a small entry charge.'

North Norfolk Astronomy Society, The
Visits to the Website658
Also indexedWiveton Observatory
Views of 'Full' Record2194

'The society meets monthly from September to June on the 1st Tuesday of the month ... All Meetings commence 19.00 hrs ... Following discussions at the 2011 AGM, it has been decided to introduce an admission charge for non-members. Non-members will be allowed to attend two meetings free of charge, then the admission charge will be £2.00 per meeting.'

North Staffordshire Astronomical Society
Visits to the Website792
Views of 'Full' Record1711

'The Society hold regular meetings ... on the second Tuesday in the month from 7.30 pm.'

North Wales Astronomy Society
Visits to the Website1242
Views of 'Full' Record3981

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  46. Bexley
  47. Bicester
  48. Bideford
  49. Biggleswade
  50. Billericay
  51. Birkenhead
  52. Birmingham
  53. Bishop Auckland
  54. Bishop's Stortford
  55. Blackburn
  56. Blackpool
  57. Blaenau Gwent
  58. Blandford Forum
  59. Bodmin
  60. Bognor Regis
  61. Bolton
  62. Boston
  63. Bournemouth
  64. Brackley
  65. Bracknell
  66. Bradford
  67. Braintree
  68. Brecon
  69. Brent (London)
  70. Brentwood
  71. Bridgend
  72. Bridgnorth
  73. Bridgwater
  74. Bridlington
  75. Bridport
  76. Brighton Hove
  77. Bristol
  78. Broadstairs
  79. Bromley
  80. Bromsgrove
  81. Buckingham
  82. Bude
  83. Burnley
  84. Burton-upon-Trent
  85. Bury (Lancashire)
  86. Bury St Edmunds
  87. Buxton
  88. Caerphilly
  89. Camborne
  90. Cambridge
  91. Camden
  92. Cannock
  93. Canterbury
  94. Cardiff
  95. Carlisle
  96. Carmarthen
  97. Causeway Coast Glens
  98. Ceredigion
  99. Chard
  100. Chelmsford
  101. Cheltenham
  102. Chepstow
  103. Chesham
  104. Cheshunt
  105. Chester (City)
  106. Chester-le-Street
  107. Chesterfield
  108. Chichester
  109. Chippenham
  110. Chipping Campden
  111. Chipping Norton
  112. Christchurch
  113. Cirencester
  114. City of Belfast
  115. City of Edinburgh
  116. City of Glasgow
  117. City of London
  118. Clackmannanshire
  119. Clacton on Sea
  120. Clevedon
  121. Clitheroe
  122. Colchester
  123. Comhairle nan Eilean Siar
  124. Congleton
  125. Conwy
  126. Corby
  127. Coventry
  128. Cranleigh
  129. Crawley
  130. Crediton
  131. Crewe
  132. Crieff
  133. Cromer
  134. Crosby
  135. Croydon
  136. Darlington
  137. Dartford
  138. Dartmouth
  139. Daventry
  140. Deal
  141. Derby
  142. Derry City Strabane
  143. Dewsbury
  144. Didcot
  145. Dingwall
  146. Diss
  147. Doncaster
  148. Dorchester
  149. Dorking
  150. Dudley
  151. Dulwich
  152. Dumfries
  153. Dundee City
  154. Dunfermline
  155. Dunstable
  156. Durham
  157. Ealing
  158. East Ayrshire
  159. East Dunbartonshire
  160. East Lothian
  161. East Renfrewshire
  162. Eastbourne
  163. Ellesmere Port
  164. Ely
  165. Enfield
  166. Evesham
  167. Exeter
  168. Exmouth
  169. Fakenham
  170. Falkirk
  171. Falmouth
  172. Fareham
  173. Farnborough
  174. Farnham
  175. Felixstowe
  176. Fermanagh Omagh
  177. Flintshire
  178. Folkestone
  179. Fort William
  180. Framlingham
  181. Frome
  182. Gainsborough
  183. Galashiels
  184. Gateshead
  185. Gillingham (Dorset)
  186. Gillingham (Kent)
  187. Glossop
  188. Gloucester
  189. Godalming
  190. Goole
  191. Gosport
  192. Grantham
  193. Gravesend
  194. Grays
  195. Great Malvern
  196. Greenwich
  197. Grimsby
  198. Guildford
  199. Gwynedd
  200. Hackney
  201. Halesworth
  202. Halifax
  203. Hammersmith Fulham
  204. Hampstead
  205. Haringey
  206. Harlow
  207. Harpenden
  208. Harrogate
  209. Harrow
  210. Hartlepool
  211. Haslemere
  212. Hastings
  213. Hatfield
  214. Havant
  215. Haverhill
  216. Havering
  217. Hawick
  218. Hay-on-Wye
  219. Haywards Heath
  220. Hebden Bridge
  221. Helensburgh
  222. Hemel Hempstead
  223. Henley-on-Thames
  224. Hereford
  225. Hertford
  226. Hexham
  227. High Wycombe
  228. Hillingdon
  229. Hinckley
  230. Hitchin
  231. Holborn
  232. Horncastle
  233. Horsham
  234. Hounslow
  235. Hoylake
  236. Huddersfield
  237. Huntingdon
  238. Ilkeston
  239. Ilkley
  240. Inverclyde
  241. Inverness
  242. Ipswich
  243. Isle of Anglesey
  244. Isle of Islay
  245. Isle of Man
  246. Isle of Skye
  247. Isle of Wight
  248. Islington
  249. Keighley
  250. Kelso
  251. Kendal
  252. Kensington Chelsea
  253. Keswick
  254. Kettering
  255. Kidderminster
  256. Kingston upon Hull
  257. Kingston-upon-Thames
  258. King’s Lynn
  259. Kirkcaldy
  260. Lambeth
  261. Lancaster
  262. Launceston
  263. Leatherhead
  264. Ledbury
  265. Leeds
  266. Leek
  267. Leicester
  268. Leighton Buzzard
  269. Leominster
  270. Letchworth Garden City
  271. Lewes
  272. Lewisham
  273. Lichfield
  274. Lincoln
  275. Lisburn Castlereagh
  276. Liskeard
  277. Liverpool
  278. Llandrindod Wells
  279. Llanelli
  280. Llangollen
  281. Long Eaton
  282. Loughborough
  283. Louth
  284. Lowestoft
  285. Ludlow
  286. Luton
  287. Lydney
  288. Lyme Regis
  289. Lymington
  290. Lytham St Annes
  291. Macclesfield
  292. Maidenhead
  293. Maidstone
  294. Malmesbury
  295. Malton
  296. Manchester
  297. Mansfield
  298. March
  299. Market Harborough
  300. Marlborough
  301. Marlow
  302. Marple
  303. Matlock
  304. Melbourne
  305. Melton Mowbray
  306. Merthyr Tydfil
  307. Merton
  308. Mid East Antrim
  309. Mid Ulster
  310. Middlesbrough
  311. Midlothian
  312. Milton Keynes
  313. Minehead
  314. Monmouth
  315. Moray
  316. Morley
  317. Morpeth
  318. Neath Port Talbot
  319. Newark-on-Trent
  320. Newbury
  321. Newcastle upon Tyne
  322. Newham
  323. Newport (Wales)
  324. Newquay
  325. Newry Mourne Down
  326. Newton Abbot
  327. Newton Stewart
  328. Newtown (Powys)
  329. North Ayrshire
  330. North Lanarkshire
  331. Northallerton
  332. Northampton
  333. Northwich
  334. Norwich
  335. Nottingham
  336. Nuneaton
  337. Oakham
  338. Oban
  339. Okehampton
  340. Oldham
  341. Olney
  342. Orkney
  343. Ormskirk
  344. Orpington
  345. Oswestry
  346. Otley
  347. Oundle
  348. Oxford
  349. Paignton
  350. Peebles
  351. Pembrokeshire
  352. Penrith
  353. Penzance
  354. Perth
  355. Peterborough
  356. Petersfield
  357. Pitlochry
  358. Plymouth
  359. Pontefract
  360. Poole
  361. Portsmouth
  362. Preston
  363. Prestwich
  364. Rayleigh
  365. Reading
  366. Redbridge
  367. Redcar
  368. Redditch
  369. Reigate
  370. Renfrewshire (CA)
  371. Rhondda Cynon Taf
  372. Rhyl
  373. Richmond (North Yorks)
  374. Richmond-upon-Thames
  375. Rickmansworth
  376. Ripon
  377. Rochdale
  378. Romsey
  379. Ross-on-Wye
  380. Rotherham
  381. Royal Leamington Spa
  382. Royal Tunbridge Wells
  383. Rugby
  384. Ruthin
  385. Sale
  386. Salford
  387. Salisbury
  388. Saltash
  389. Sandbach
  390. Scarborough
  391. Scunthorpe
  392. Selby
  393. Selly Oak
  394. Sevenoaks
  395. Sheffield
  396. Sherborne
  397. Shetland Islands
  398. Shrewsbury
  399. Sidmouth
  400. Skipton
  401. Solihull
  402. South Ayrshire
  403. South Lanarkshire
  404. South Shields
  405. Southampton
  406. Southend-on-Sea
  407. Southport
  408. Southwark
  409. Southwell
  410. Spalding
  411. St Albans
  412. St Andrews
  413. St Austell
  414. St Helens
  415. St Ives
  416. Stafford
  417. Staines-upon-Thames
  418. Stamford
  419. Stevenage
  420. Stirling
  421. Stockport
  422. Stockton-on-Tees
  423. Stoke-on-Trent
  424. Stow-on-the-Wold
  425. Stowmarket
  426. Stratford-on-Avon
  427. Stroud
  428. Sudbury
  429. Sunderland
  430. Sutton (London)
  431. Sutton Coldfield
  432. Swaffham
  433. Swanage
  434. Swansea
  435. Swindon
  436. Tamworth
  437. Taunton
  438. Tavistock
  439. Teignmouth
  440. Telford
  441. Tenterden
  442. Tewkesbury
  443. Thame (Oxon)
  444. Thornbury
  445. Tiverton
  446. Torfaen
  447. Torquay
  448. Totnes
  449. Towcester
  450. Tower Hamlets
  451. Trowbridge
  452. Truro
  453. Ullapool
  454. Ulverston
  455. Uppingham
  456. Vale of Glamorgan
  457. Wadebridge
  458. Wakefield
  459. Wallasey
  460. Wallsend
  461. Walsall
  462. Waltham Forest
  463. Walton-on-Thames
  464. Wandsworth
  465. Warrington
  466. Warwick
  467. Watford
  468. Wellingborough
  469. Wells (City)
  470. Welwyn Garden City
  471. West Bridgford
  472. West Bromwich
  473. West Lothian
  474. Westminster
  475. Weston-Super-Mare
  476. Wetherby
  477. Weymouth
  478. Whitchurch
  479. Whitehaven
  480. Wick (Highland)
  481. Wigan
  482. Wigston
  483. Wilmslow
  484. Wimborne Minster
  485. Winchester
  486. Windermere
  487. Windsor
  488. Wisbech
  489. Witney
  490. Woking
  491. Wolverhampton
  492. Woodbridge
  493. Worcester
  494. Workington
  495. Worksop
  496. Worthing
  497. Wrexham
  498. Yate
  499. Yeovil
  500. York (City)