We regret to announce that our meetings are postponed due to coronavirus.

We will look at it on a month by month basis, email updates to members as and when, and try to remain optimistic in the meantime!


Wednesday September 4th

Wide-field and time lapse astrophotography

Robert Ince, North West astronomer

Wednesday October 2nd

Anglo-Saxon astronomy

Martin Lunn MBE, Earby AS

Wednesday November 6th

A hidden side to the Universe: unveiling distant starbursts

Dr. Julie Wardlow, Lancaster University

Wednesday December 4th

Observing evening

Come and observe the night sky with telescopes/ binoculars etc.

If cloudy, an alternative programme will be arranged

Thursday December 12th

********Inter Society Xmas Dinner********

After dinner talk by Dr. Allan Chapman, Oxford University

"Robert Ball - a Victorian popular astronomer"


Wednesday January 8th - PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF DATE

Black Holes

Keith Robinson, Salford University & LaMAS

Wednesday February 5th

Meteorite Zoo

Mike Armstrong, LaMAS

Wednesday March 4th

Galactic white dwarf binaries

Dr. Chris Copperwheat, Liverpool John Moores University

Wednesday April 1st

The binocular sky

Peter Wade, LaMAS

Wednesday May 6th

Astro Chat

A meeting for your own astronomical contributions

(observations, equipment, images etc.)

Wednesday June 3rd

The Apollo programme - things that went wrong

Wayne Lloyd, LaMAS

LaMAS venue

Meetings Venue

Church of the Ascension

Lancaster Road


Each meeting starts at 7:30pm on the first Wednesday of the month from September through to June.


There is no meeting in July or August