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Penkridge Bank Car Park

Penkridge Bank Car Park

Penkridge Bank Road, Rugeley, Staffordshire, WS15 2UA

Penkridge Bank car park is an easily accessible location set in the heart of Cannock Chase AONB. It’s a fantastic stargazing location, with excellent views in all directions, particularly above where the stars come out on Moonless nights.


Penkridge Bank Car Park is a Go Stargazing Site. The location has been identified by the Go Stargazing team as a good location for stargazing based on local light pollution levels, distance from nearby towns and cities and offers a safe place to park.

Weather forecast

  • 17/08/22

    17° 5%
  • 17/08/22

    15° 1%
  • 18/08/22

    14° 4%
  • 18/08/22

    14° 1%

Weather forecast for Follow The Dog Trail (1.1 miles away) updated 17/08/22 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Heart of England Astronomical Society meeting

    Thursday 1st September 2022 from 21:00pm to 23:00pm

    The Old Telephone Exchange - Furnace End, Birmingham, B46 2LL (22.0 miles away)

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  • Derby & District Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    Friends Meeting House - Derby, Derby, DE1 3GY (24.8 miles away)

    More info
  • Rosliston Astronomy Group Astrophotography Session

    Friday 2nd September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Rosliston Forestry Centre, Swadlincote, DE12 8JX (15.0 miles away)

    More info
  • Knowle Astronomical Society monthly meeting

    Monday 5th September 2022 from 19:45pm to 22:00pm

    Dorridge Village Hall, Dorridge, B93 8QA (28.2 miles away)

    More info
  • Bromsgrove Astronomical Society observing evening

    Monday 5th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Bromsgrove Rugby Club, Bromsgrove, B60 3DH (29.3 miles away)

    More info

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