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Wednesday, 2 July 2014

[BAA-ebulletin 00808] Reminder for Summer Meeting - book now!

BAA electronic bulletin

We still have a few places available for the Summer Meeting so if you would
like to come please book immediately.

This meeting is free to BAA members, affiliated societies and accompanied
children under 16 but £7.50 for all others.

You must *pre-book* and booking forms can be found on the BAA website

Tea and coffee will be available at Registration and for afternoon tea.

*BAA Summer Meeting 2014*

*Saturday, 12th July 2014*

*University College London Christopher Ingold Building*

*20 Gordon Street, London, WC1H 0AJ*

*10.00 am – 5.30 pm*

*'Observational Astronomy*

*Then and Now:*

*The Legacy of Sir Patrick Moore'*

*Some observational interests of the late Sir Patrick Moore and the
techniques being utilised today in these same fields*


Meeting Programme to include:

  *21st Century Imaging of the Moon and Planets*

Pete Lawrence

BBC TV *Sky at Night* and

*Notes and Drawings from the Observational Notebooks*

*of Sir Patrick Moore*

Dr John Mason

Press & Publicity Officer, British Astronomical Association

*Observing Variable Stars – Then and Now*

Dr David Boyd

Variable Star Observer and Past President, British Astronomical Association

*Observing Our Dynamic Sun*

Lyn Smith

 Director, Solar Section, British Astronomical Association

*The Legacy of Sir Patrick Moore in a Historical Context*

Dr Allan Chapman

Faculty of History, Wadham College, University of Oxford

*Programme correct at time of printing*

*For directions to venue see

*All BAA members & members of BAA affiliated societies may attend free of

*Organisers: Dr. John Mason MBE & Hazel Collett*
BAA-ebulletin mailing list visit:
(c) 2014 British Astronomical Association

Good Clear Skies
Colin James Watling
Various Voluntary work-Litter Picking for Parish Council (Daytime) and also a friend of Kessingland Beach (Watchman)
Real Astronomer and head of the Comet section for LYRA (Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth Regional Astronomers) also head of K.A.G (Kessingland Astronomy Group) and Navigator (Astrogator) of the Stars (Fieldwork)

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