Practical Observing with Bolton Astronomical Society

Tuesday 19th September 2017 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Ladybridge Community Centre

Beaumont Drive, Bolton, BL3 4RZ


Members of the public are welcome to join Bolton Astronomical Society for this practical observing session. If the skies are clear telescopes will be setup outside for viewing the night sky, bring along your own telescope and get expert advice! The event will be relocated indoors if the weather is poor. Small fee for non-members.

- Event run by a local astronomical society often involving an in-depth presentation by a guest speaker with observing afterwards if weather permits. Most societies welcome members of the public to join them sometimes for a small fee or donation.


This event is being organised by Bolton Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. Please confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling.


The event organiser (Bolton Astronomical Society) is dealing with all bookings for this event, please visit their website for more details.

Go to the organiser's web page for this event

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a urban setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

Event Location

Loading Map....

Event Organised By

Add to favourites

To add this location to your favourites and receive optional stargazing event notifications simply login or register.

Share this event

Let your friends know about this stargazing event.

Register to receive stargazing event notifications