The Southport u3a Astronomy Group recently had a great trip to the Alston Observatory at UCLAN. There will be a […]
Astro Group activities include:
presentations and discussions on every aspect of astronomy
star gazing and observing with telescopes (weather dependent of course)
sessions on the purchase and use of telescopes
visits to observatories and planetariums
evening talks at nearby universities
visits to astronomy fairs
No technical knowledge or observing equipment is required. The purpose of the group is to learn about all aspects of Astronomy and the universe around us. If you decide to purchase a telescope or binoculars sound advice will be given on the most suitable equipment to match your needs and budget.
There is some limited car parking space at the Bridge Club, otherwise on Queens Road. A hot drink and biscuits are available.