Bobbington Observation Session Friday 20th April 2018

Pic 6: Line of telescopes

By Richard Harvey With our Tuesday Trysull observing sessions clouded out for much of the winter, we’ve tried to find an alternative observation site that’s available on other nights of the week. To this end, we visited a new site in Bobbington on Friday 20th April, and I’m pleased to report it was a most … Read moreBobbington Observation Session Friday 20th April 2018

Observation Session 28th November 2017

The moon (photo by Cath Adams)

By Richard Harvey It was a case of ‘third time lucky’ for our new Trysull Observation Sessions. Two consecutive Tuesdays were postponed due to 100% cloud cover, but at last, the forecast was promising on Tuesday 28th November, and at 11am that morning, the text notification system informed everyone ‘it’s on!’ People started arriving at the … Read moreObservation Session 28th November 2017

Obituary: David J. Harris (17 November 1933 – 1 July 2017)

by Phil Barnard David Harris, who passed away on 1 July this year, is very fondly remembered as a founder member and long-standing supporter of Wolverhampton Astronomical Society. David will be lovingly remembered by his wife Mary, son Christopher and daughter Libby. On 12 July, several members of the Society attended David’s funeral at Bushbury … Read moreObituary: David J. Harris (17 November 1933 – 1 July 2017)