Category Archives: Other Astronomy Organisations

Lecture at Glyndŵr University, by Professor Paul Rees: Scientific and Technological Symbiosis: An Optical Perspective, May 2nd 2013

Please find below details of the upcoming Inaugural lecture at Glyndŵr University, by Professor Paul Rees, Professor of Optics: Metrology and Technology. Continue Reading »

Transient Lunar Phenomena and its relation to Solar activity

Transient Lunar Phenomena, or TLP for short, are a poorly understood happening which occurs on (or perhaps in the atmosphere of) our Moon. They appear as brief glows, flashes of light, misty areas or shadows against the Moon’s disc. For a very long time, these occurrences were consigned to the realms of pseudo-science, over-active imaginations […] Continue Reading »

Our affiliations and involvements with other societies

The Liverpool Astronomical Society is: Affiliated to the British Astronomical Association A Member of the Federation of Astronomical Societies Founder member of the North West Group of Astronomical Societies Twinned with Vlasim Astronomical Society Continue Reading »

Break in at the Astronomy Centre Todmorden

There has been a break in at the Astronomy Centre Todmorden, Unfortunately a lot of kit has been stolen. A full inventory is below. This is a public outreach facility and is Peter Drew’s life work. This is a big blow for the club. Please be on the look out for new ads for […] Continue Reading »

Out Of Date Links From The Old Website

Please note: The links on this page are those remaining which no longer had valid URLs from the archive of our old website. You should always use the Links page on the main menu for the current list of links If you know of the new URLs for any of the pages below, please let us […] Continue Reading »

The Liverpool Astronomical Society trip to the Leicester National Space Centre, Saturday 20th April 2002

A report from Steve Southern on the Society's day out to Leicester National Space Centre on 20th April 2002. Includes photos. Continue Reading »

Members’ Observations of the Jupiter-Lunar Grazing Occultation of Saturday, January 26th, 2002

Observations from Liverpool & North West England: 26th January 2002 Andrew Bate – Hatton,Nr Chester: David Forshaw – St Helens, Merseyside: Murad Gorbal – Liverpool: Rob & Mark Johnson, David Robinson, Gerard Gilligan, Dave Galvin – Broadgreen, Liverpool.Image 1 John Locker: – Upton, Wirral: John Quirk: – Walton, Liverpool:Image 1. Image 2 Eric Strach: – […] Continue Reading »

BAA Meteor Section Meeting, Saturday 18th October 1997

Liverpool Astronomical Society presents The British Astronomical Association Meteor Section Meeting In Association With and Liverpool Museum Saturday 18th October 1997 10am – 5pm Main Lecture Theatre NMGM Liverpool Museum Access via basement entrance Click Here for Map of Museum and Car Parking Locations within city. Click On Map For Details of Entrance to use […] Continue Reading »