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Chorlton Beer Festival - James Webb Talk
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Sunday, 02 July 2017

On Thursday 6th July, Chorlton Beer Festival bring something completely different to the festival.

They will welcome world renowned astronomer Karl Gordon to the festival to present a talk on astronomy’s most cutting edge project.

Entry to the talk will be on a charitable donation basis (tickets to the Chorlton Beer festival must be purchased separately). Spaces are on a first come first seated basis and will be limited due to the size of the hall. Exact timing will be determined closer to the date.

More information: http://chorltonbeerfestival.org.uk/drink-with-the-stars-astronomy-at-chorlton-beer-festival/

Last Updated ( Sunday, 02 July 2017 )
Welcome to WDAS !
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Saturday, 01 January 2011



West Didsbury Astronomical Society was formed to bring people together who have an interest in Astronomy.

If you are into astronomy and you're in the Manchester (UK) area come and meet other local astronomers.

Everyone is welcome from the complete beginner to the more experienced astronomer.

There are regular meetings during the year and ad hoc observing sessions.

Meetings are usually held on the second Monday of every month - except in August - at:
William Hulme's Grammar School, Spring Bridge Road, Manchester, England M16 8PR
[Click here for detailed directions ]                        Meetings run from 7pm - 9pm.


Last Updated ( Monday, 14 November 2011 )

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