Welcome to West Yorkshire Astronomical Society

a Registered Charity (Charity Number 508313).

 

 

 

Next Tuesday (24th May) our Honourable Treasurer

Mr Kevin Read

will present Galaxy Formation!

All are welcome. So come on down,

talk about astronomy, eat cake and drink tea!

 

 

 

We meet at 7:15pm in the  Rosse Observatory .  Everyone is welcome to attend. If you are having a problem with your own telescope then bring it down and we will see if we can help or advise you. There is a visitor fee of £3 for adults but accompanied family children are free of charge. 

 

 

 

 

 

Events & News

Astro News and News Feeds

 

Tuesday 24th May.  

Tonight Our Honourable Treasurer Mr Kevin Read (FRAS) will present a talk on Galaxy Formation. If you have seen any of Kevin's earlier talks you will know this is one not to miss. There will be cutting edge information and probably some controversy too! 

7:15pm at the  Rosse Observatory .  Everyone welcome. 

 

Tuesday 31st May.  Tonight we will have our monthly “Spaec News” review presented by Tony Doubtfire. 

 

Tuesday 7th June.  

Tonight is our normal "Open Night"    7:15pm at the Rosse Observatory everyone welcome including newcomers and visitors. If you are just getting started expert advise will be on hand to provide assistance.  If you are having a problem with your own telescope then bring it down and we will see if we can help. There is a visitors fee of £3 for adults but accompanied family children are free of charge.

 7:15pm at the  Rosse Observatory .  Everyone welcome. 

 

Tuesday 28th June.  Tonight we will have our monthly “Space News” review presented by Tony Doubtfire. 

 

7:15pm at the  Rosse Observatory .  Everyone welcome. 

28th July to 5th September 2016    WYAS will be closed for annual maintenance. Though if you feel the urge to help out please head on down. Jobs range from making tea to advanced programming and circuit design and everything in between. Knowing how to use a paint brush is a particularly desirable skill! 

 

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