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A Brief note on upcoming events,    updated  10-05-2021

Our Next Sunday Meeting will be 23rd May 2021, at 7:00pm BST

Due to Corona Virus, we are holding a Virtual meeting Via the Zoom Platform. this weeks talk is by 5 "Home Grown" speakers, in a 5 x 12 minute Medley giving short talks on various Astro topics.  The meeting will open with a general Meet & Greet chat followed by the talk at 7:30pm.


Our Next Sunday Observing: on the 13th June 2021, Site to be confirmed.

This should be a Solar observing session but we may need to revert to a 7:00pm evening get together and chat.


Due to Corona Virus, we will be running a Virtual Meetings via the Zoom Platform.  we will have a short talk on a variety of Astronomical subjects as well as general chat about any problems you may encounter with equipment or techniques.    

email  [email protected] for details, and join in.


Latest News

Haw Wood “Star Parties”       Monday 1st November to Monday 8th November 2021.

                                               Thursday 21st April to Thursday 28th April 2022.

As usual, these dates will be blocked out online, so people will need to email or telephone to book.


Due to the Corona Virus, and on UK government Advice, we have cancelled the next face to face observing sessions and meetings until further notice. subsequent meetings will be assessed in line with the current Government Guidelines in place at the time.

Thank you for your understanding at this time,,,,, Stay Safe.


Darsham Village Hall is now our permanent home for both Meetings and Observing on the field outside the hall. More announcements will be made once dates and timings have been confirmed, so keep an eye on the website for more updates.



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With the aid of Westleton Parish Council, Westleton Common,

has been granted Dark Sky Discovery Site Status.



Important Notice

On a DASH Observing night, observing should be the first priority. That being said after consultation of the local weather trends and people on the ground , and in the event of inclement weather we will be in the village hall for astro workshops, to be lead by the needs of the members. So if you have questions or problems, let us know and we will see if we can help.


So your actions on the night should be,  1st :- check the Darsham Village Hall Field.. 2nd :- the Darsham village hall.


We will endeavour to give as much notice as possible, but the latest will be 3:00pm on the day of observing.