Brownbread Horse Rescue Centre
Brown Bread Street, Battle, East Sussex, TN33 9NX
Astronomy Adventures will be holding a fundraising event for Brown Bread Horse Rescue at their premises in Ashburnham. This is a family event, tickets must be purchased in advance.
Family entertainment includes lawn games, solar system walks, fizzy bottle rocket making, quizzes, arts & crafts. Food and drink will be available and full WC facilities on site.
When the skies darken enjoy laser-guided tours of the night sky in small groups and then telescope views of the Moon and Venus.
Finally, find your spot to settle down and watch the night sky for the Perseid Shower.
Camping is available, too!
Please note that this event has already taken place on 12/08/2021
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Thu 12th Aug
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.