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by John Axtell
Thu Mar 09, 2017 12:15 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: StarGazing Live Event run by Guildford AS
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StarGazing Live Event run by Guildford AS

Guildford AS will be holding one of our well known free outreach stargazing events on Saturday 1st April 2017. This will follow hard on the heels of BBC Stargazing Live which is broadcast 29-30 March. The event is at Newlands Corner, a beauty spot managed by Surrey Wildlife Trust and far enough outs...
by John Axtell
Wed Jan 11, 2012 11:27 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Guildford AS events for Stargazing Live
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Guildford AS events for Stargazing Live

Our main event is continuing our very succesfull series at Newlands Corner, just outside of Guildford. This is on Saturday 21st Jan, when we will have upwards of 20 scopes there for the general public, from 6.30pm till late. Supported also by Crawley AS. There will be displays, videos and hot drinks...
by John Axtell
Mon Mar 28, 2011 9:58 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Guildford AS - Public Observing Event Saturday 9th April
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Guildford AS - Public Observing Event Saturday 9th April

Hi all, everyone is welcome to come (with or without scope) to our next public observing event which will be on the evening of Saturday 9th April. This will be one of our "Tour of the Night Sky" series, this time labelled "Moon Watch & Saturn Watch". Location is Newlands Corner, just outside Guildfo...
by John Axtell
Thu Oct 28, 2010 1:44 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: MoonWatch with Guildford AS, Sat 13th November
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MoonWatch with Guildford AS, Sat 13th November

All welcome to join in the fun with Guildford AS at another of our very well attended and popular free observing events. Saturday 13th November, from 7.30 to (notionally) 10.30 (probably midnight plus!) at a beauty spot just outside of Guildford's light pollution: Newlands Corner, Shere Road, Guildf...
by John Axtell
Fri Jan 13, 2006 7:02 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: GUILDFORD AS: Golden Jubilee Dinner
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GUILDFORD AS: Golden Jubilee Dinner

Guildford AS is now 50 years old! To celebrate we're putting the G into Astronomy and having a "GAS-The First 50 Years" Dinner at the University of Surrey, Guildford on Friday 10th February. If you're a member but haven't attended a recent meeting, then please register your interest by contacting me...
by John Axtell
Thu Nov 10, 2005 10:53 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Preston Montfield 2005 - A great weekend
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I heartily concur! It was an excellent weekend with lots of good solid practical advice, I learned a great deal. A great crowd added to the fun. Thanks again.