The Team

Simon Holbeche, leader of Bath Astronomers Simon Holbeche
Simon coordinates Bath Astronomer activities and also attends the William Herschel Society committee. He started his interest in astronomy when he was 12 years old and got to spend long evenings helping out at Comet Halley public outreach evenings in 1986. A STEM Ambassador for science and a regular contributor to Bath Royal Literature and Scientific Institution’s Young Scientists workshops.
  Jenna Spellane
Jenna ensures that new and prospective members have a friendly welcome and get to mingle with other like minded stargazers/astronomers. As our new members officer (NeMO), she’ll guide you through the first steps in joining our little community.
Charles Draper, chairman of WHS Charles Draper
Charles is the chairman of the William Herschel Society and used to coordinate Bath Astronomers. He is an active observer and always keen to assist other observers and support outreach activities.
Tony Symes
Tony manages the lecture programme for the William Herschel Society and liaison with Bath Royal Literature and Scientific Institution (BRLSI). He is a keen observer supporting sessions at Wellow with his Dobsonian telescope.