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A Brief note on upcoming events,    updated  14-06-2021

Our Next Sunday Meeting will be 27th June 2021, at 7:00pm BST Due to Corona Virus, we are holding a Virtual meeting Via the Zoom Platform. this weeks talk is by Dr Richard Miller entitled " From the Big Bang to the Periodic Table"   The meeting will open with a general Meet & Greet chat followed by the talk at 7:30pm. Hopefully there will be time for a Q & A session with the speaker following his talk.


Our next Solar Observing Session will be 11th July 2021, at Dunwich Heath NT Site

between 11:00am to 3:00pm and is weather dependent, so 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.


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 on 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.