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Pint and a Planet at the Packhorse

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Pint and a Planet at the Packhorse

Date: Sunday 11th November¬†at the Packhorse Inn, Old School Hill, South Stoke, Bath. Time: 7:30pm until closing. We have postponed from Thursday 8th to Sunday 11th November due to weather forecast. The General Manager, James, of the Packhorse Inn has been kind enough to invite us back to use the garden of the pub to…

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November Night Sky

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November Night Sky

You can download our night sky guide for November. The month sees the return of frosts and clear still skies but most importantly the return of darker more accessible skies. There are a couple of meteor showers and three planets are easily accessible: Uranus, Neptune and Mars. You can download your copy here.

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Monthly Meeting for October

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Monthly Meeting for October

The second meeting of the Bath Astronomers this fresh season is to take place on Thursday 25th October at 7:30pm. The venue this month is going to be the Star Vault in the Herschel Museum of Astronomy at 19 New King Street. This month Simon Holbeche is going to give us a guide to comets….

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Postponed – Family friendly stargazing at Roundhill, Bath

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Postponed – Family friendly stargazing at Roundhill, Bath

Update 11th Oct: The weather forecasts for 12/13th October are both overcast with a high possibility of rain. Hence we are going to postpone the event to a future date.   Bath Astronomers last visited Roundhill for public observing back in February and subject to clear weather we plan to carrying binoculars and telescopes to…

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October Night Sky

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October Night Sky

October brings us darker skies and more importantly it brings them earlier; especially with the clocks moving from British Summer Time back to Universal Time at the end of the month. Our stargazers guide is intended to help you get out and looking up. This month promises the opposition of Uranus and a close-ish encounter…

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