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Wycombe Mars party

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Paul Millington has asked me to post these details of a Mars Party organised by the Wycombe Astronomical Society:

WYCOMBE ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY

PRESS RELEASE


On the 11th November 2005 Wycombe Astronomical Society will be holding a Star Party at Woodrow High House Cherry Lane near Amersham. The Party will start at 730pm and go on till 11pm at a cost of £2

This event is to be held to celebrate the closest approach of MARS to Earth since 2003. The two planets will be just 69 million kilometres apart the closest approach of Mars and Earth for the next 13 years.

Guest appearance by our President Dr Heather Couper and Nigel Henbest authors of Mars The Inside Story Of The Red Planet. Which will be on sale

We will have our observatory open and projecting live images of Mars onto a screen. Also our members will have telescopes available for members of the public to view the Red Planet.

Heather and Nigel have agreed to provide a Talk on Mars The inside story of the Red planet

For further information Contact Paul Millington 01494 528909 or email paulm@wycombeastro.org.uk


Paul Millington FRAS
Chairman
Wycombe Astronomical Society

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