See our telescopes for beginners guide and our mobile app

Stargazing for Beginners with Andy Gray

Stargazing for Beginners with Andy Gray

Friday 20th March 2020 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

Lord Crewe Arms
The Square, Blanchland, DH8 9SP, North East

Visit the fabulous Lord Crewe Arms for an evening of stargazing with Andy Gray. Andy is an expert in his field and will give a beginners guide to the starry sky. If the weather is clear, expect a trip to the bottom of our garden to have a look through the telescopes. Wrap up in our blankets and enjoy a hot drink to keep you warm. There will be a hearty stew and a delicious pud to greet you in The Gatehouse afterwards.

Please note that this event has already taken place on 20/03/2020

Event booking

Please contact the venue for all enquiries.

Visit event website

Event darkness

The Moon has a big impact on the visibility of celestial bodies in the night sky. Try to plan your stargazing when there is no bright Moon at night as this is when the skies will be at their darkest.

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.

Stay and gaze nearby

  • Calvert Kielder

    Kielder, Hexham, NE48 1BS (28.9 miles away)

    Stay & Gaze

    More info
  • Redesdale Arms

    Horsley, Rochester, NE19 1TA (29.8 miles away)

    Dark Sky Discovery Site, Stay & Gaze

    More info