Keighley Astronomical Society


Something for all the family, with activities on a space and science theme for the younger end. Club and society members with their telescopes, solarscopes and much more. Astronomer Mr Martin Lunn , MBE FRAS and Mr Paul Neaves will be available to answer any questions regarding observing the night sky. Trade stands with books and telescopes to view and purchase. Mr Martyn Chesters (The Yorkshire and Humberside regional Director of the Dark Skys Project), will be attending. (and hopefully others). The tea rooms will be open.

Meetings take place at Keighley Civic Centre (The former police station). The address is 81 North Street, Keighley, BD21 3RZ

Venue Type:

Association or society

Opening hours

Wednesday 25th February 2015 Paul Neaves – Keighley Astronomical Society – The Spring Night sky

Wednesday 25th March 2015 Prof Andrew Newsam – Liverpool John Moores University – Probing the Core of Andromeda

Wednesday 22nd April 2015 Rod Hine – Bradford Astronomical Society – Ellery Hale and the Golden Age of USA Astronomy

Wednesday 20th May 2015 Kevin Kilburn – Manchester Astronomical Society – Eric Burgess Manchester’s first rocket man

Wednesday 24th June 2015 Paul Neaves – Keighley Astronomical Society – The summer night sky

Admission charges

Free entry (donations appriciated) No booking required. (View on date to confirm as this is an outdoor event and dry weather is required. event

Keighley Astronomical Society
35, Devonshire Street
West Yorkshire
BD21 2BH




07976 632989

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