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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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  • Flamsteed Observatory Open Evening

    Saturday 10th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Flamsteed Observatory, Derby, DE6 3BY (21.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Wolverhampton Astronomical Society meeting

    Monday 12th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    University of Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton, WV1 1LY (12.4 miles away)

    More info
  • Keele Observatory public open evening

    Tuesday 13th September 2022 from 20:00pm to 22:00pm

    Keele Observatory, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 5BG (20.9 miles away)

    More info
  • Carolian Astronomy Society meeting

    Wednesday 14th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:00pm

    King Charles School, Kidderminster, DY10 1XA (27.1 miles away)

    More info
  • Perton Library Astronomy Group Meeting

    Thursday 15th September 2022 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Perton Library, Perton, WV6 7QU (13.7 miles away)

    More info

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