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Westleton Common

Westleton Common

Off Mill Street, Westleton, Suffolk, IP17 3BD

Westleton Common is part of open coastal heath land with good visibility on all sides and excellent dark skies above. This location is frequented by members of DASH Astro Society who run public stargazing sessions here.


Westleton Common is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 08/08/22

    19° 0%
  • 08/08/22

    17° 0%
  • 09/08/22

    14° 0%
  • 09/08/22

    14° 2%

Weather forecast for Darsham (1.4 miles away) updated 07/08/22 at 20:00.




Events nearby

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  • Orwell Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Monday 8th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne, IP12 4NP (19.1 miles away)

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  • LYRA meeting and talk

    Tuesday 9th August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Parkhill Hotel Coach House Room, Lowestoft, NR32 5DQ (17.6 miles away)

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  • Orwell Astronomical Society meeting and observing

    Monday 22nd August 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Newbourne Village Hall, Newbourne, IP12 4NP (19.1 miles away)

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  • Solar Observing with DASH Astro

    Sunday 28th August 2022 from 11:00am to 14:00pm

    Dunwich Heath and Beach - National Trust, Dunwich, IP17 3DJ (2.2 miles away)

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  • DASH Society Meeting and Talk

    Sunday 11th September 2022 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Darsham Village Hall, Darsham, IP17 3QJ (1.8 miles away)

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Stay and gaze nearby

  • Haw Wood Farm Caravan Park

    Hinton, Saxmundham, Suffolk, IP17 3QT (2.1 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

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