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One of the highlights in the astronomical calendar of events in 2019 will be the transit of Mercury taking place on the 11th November 2019 from 12:35pm (afternoon). The solar system’s innermost planet will pass in front of the Sun as seen from Earth and will be visible through solar telescopes as a “black dot”Read More
The annual North Pennines Stargazing Festival takes place this year between 23rd October and 3rd November. The year 2019 will be the third festival and with previous years being so successful there’s lots to look forward to this time around. With a variety of events taking place the festival is a celebration of the fantasticRead More
The Exmoor Dark Skies Festival 2019 takes place between 14th October to 3rd November with numerous events taking place in and around Exmoor National Park. The region was designated a Dark Sky Reserve in Autumn 2011 in recognition of the low levels of light pollution and the fantastic dark skies that can be enjoyed above.Read More