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by kharga
Mon Nov 26, 2012 8:31 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Spam messages
Replies: 6
Views: 1818

Spam messages

I have had a PM which is spam. It is from "Alexisded". Hpw do I flag this up as spam?

Thanks
by kharga
Wed Apr 04, 2012 5:37 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: e-petition for CfDS
Replies: 4
Views: 1012

e-petition for CfDS

"The night sky has inspired humanity for thousands of years. Our myths are built on it. We have learned to navigate the globe by it. Science has progressed because of it. Studying it had shown us our place in the universe and led to more stories, spiritual, philosophical, religious, social and ...
by kharga
Mon Jan 30, 2012 8:02 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Peak Star Party 2012
Replies: 0
Views: 1577

Peak Star Party 2012

Right everybody, PSP2012 is officially open - but I will need your help to track down any issues that crop up. This version of the site has been built in Joomla! with the Virtuemart e-commerce platform - it has been a hell of a learning curve and we won't get the "support" we got from Even...
by kharga
Fri Nov 25, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Red torch!
Replies: 0
Views: 623

Red torch!

At the moment Safeways filling stations (or at least in Leek) are offering AA car essentials LED torches. They do red ones which you can set so that the handle glows red. It also comes with a small carabiner - just right for attaching under your tripod!!! Price £2.55 each!!! :D ! http://direct.tesco...
by kharga
Thu Nov 24, 2011 6:02 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Peak Star Party 2011 a Huge Success!
Replies: 1
Views: 568

Peak Star Party 2011 a Huge Success!

See http://www.rakm.co.uk/Peak_Star_Party/P ... uccess.pdf for a report and next years dates!! :D
by kharga
Tue Nov 22, 2011 12:41 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Aurora pictures wanted! Chance to be published.
Replies: 0
Views: 516

Aurora pictures wanted! Chance to be published.

From AurorawatchUK.
Do you have a UK aurora photo we can use to accompany an article about AuroraWatch UK in Astronomy and Geophysics?
Tweet them @aurorawatchuk :D
by kharga
Mon Nov 21, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Don't forget The Peak Star Party
Replies: 4
Views: 2438

PSP planning is underway for October 2012 - keep checking the website www.peakstarparty.co.uk for info!! :)
by kharga
Sat Jun 04, 2011 8:39 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Peak District Star Party October 21-24 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 3536

PSP October 2011

41 bookings now! :D
by kharga
Mon Mar 28, 2011 9:47 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Peak District Star Party October 21-24 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 3536

Pooles Cavern, Speedwell Cavern & Peak Cavern are some of the local visitor attractions that have offered discounts for participants at the Star Party - more to come. So, make a weekend (or week of it) and bring the family! 8)
by kharga
Tue Mar 08, 2011 10:02 pm
Forum: Computers and astronomy
Topic: Computer control of Skyscan via Stellarium
Replies: 1
Views: 2973

Computer control of Skyscan via Stellarium

Hi
Hope you can help. We have a Skywatcher 200 PDS on a EQ5 Pro mount. Can we guide the scope from our laptop using Stellarium, or do we need other software?

Thanks
by kharga
Wed Feb 16, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Peak District Star Party October 21-24 2011
Replies: 4
Views: 3536

Thanks Paul - sounds as if it should be a good weekend!!