Torre Cider Farm
Washford, Somerset, TA23 0LA
Explore the Solar System and discover the many shapes of galaxies with Professor Roger Davies of Oxford University.A family friendly, interactive talk under cover followed by an opportunity to star-gaze in our beautiful orchard, weather permitting.Food and drink will be available to purchase at our café.Tickets £5 each, with space strictly limited to 30 people. This event will be Covid compliant.
This event is taking place as part of the Exmoor National Park Dark Skies Festival 2020.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 18/10/2020
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.
Sun 18th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.