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Perseids with Newcastle Astronomical Society

Perseids with Newcastle Astronomical Society

Friday 12th August 2022 from 22:00pm to Saturday 13th August 2022 02:00am

Walltown Country Park
Walltown Quarry, Greenhead, Cumbria, CA8 7HF

This informal event organised by the Newcastle Astronomical Society is to watch the Perseids meteor shower from Walltown Country Park at their peak on the evening of the 12th of August, with a backup date of the 13th of August in case of bad weather. This event has been added to Facebook, please contact the Society directly for details.


Event organiser

Newcastle Astronomical Society

Newcastle Astronomical Society is organising this event

Please contact Newcastle Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.


Event booking

For full details on how to attend this event, including how to book, please see the event's official website.

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Weather forecast

  • 12/08/22

    25° 0%
  • 12/08/22

    18° 0%
  • 13/08/22

    15° 0%
  • 13/08/22

    14° 1%

Weather forecast for Greenhead Youth Hostel (0.9 miles away) updated 11/08/22 at 04:00.




Forthcoming events

Below is a list of events at Walltown Country Park. View these events on a calendar.

  • Perseids with Newcastle Astronomical Society

    Friday 12th August 2022 from 22:00pm to Saturday 13th August 2022 02:00am

    Walltown Country Park, Greenhead, CA8 7HF

    More info

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