Tag Archives: The Sky At Night (BBC TV Programme)

Special Offer: Sky at Night Magazine – 5 issues for £5

With the stargazing season in upon us, here’s an opportunity to try 5 issues of BBC Sky at Night Magazine for only £5 by Direct Debit! Visit http://goo.gl/U2zMHZ and use the promotional code STLA5F15 to subscribe NOW! BBC Sky at Night Magazine is the hands-on guide to astronomy for those who want to discover more […] Continue Reading »

West Didsbury Astronomical Society present Chris Lintott: Galaxy Zoo & Discoveries, Monday, 11th November 2013

In November, West Didsbury Astronomical Society welcome Chris Lintott (of Oxford University and the BBC’s Sky At Night programme) in a lecture entitled “Galaxy Zoo and the Discoveries“. As well as discussions about the Galaxy Zoo project, there will be also be a general Questions & Answers session. The event takes place on Monday 11th […] Continue Reading »

Sir Patrick Moore has passed away

It is a sad day today with the passing of Sir Patrick Moore 1923 – 2012 From the BBC website: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20657939 He “passed away peacefully at 12:25 this afternoon” at his home in Selsey, West Sussex, they said in a statement.Sir Patrick presented the BBC programme The Sky At Night for over 50 years, making […] Continue Reading »

Change to Syllabus for Friday March 18th, 2011

Due to commitments with regard the BBC Sky at Night programme, Mr Paul Abel is unable to keep his long standing invitation to speak to the Society on Friday March 18th, 2011. His place has been taken by Dr Steve Barrett  Department of Physics, University of Liverpool, who is to talk on “How Stars Tick […] Continue Reading »