Welcome to WDAS

COVID-19 update from the
West Didsbury Astronomical Society

We are continuing to conduct our meetings using ‘Zoom’ video conferencing for the time being. The next talk is scheduled to be ‘The Changing Scene in Astronomy’ by Professor Ian Robson, to take place on February 8, 2021 at 19:00. If you have not received a link by Sunday, 7 February – please email the society at wdas.chair@gmail.com. Non-society members are also welcome to attend the chat.

Observing trip, Anglesey – March 2018

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

For further details – please feel free to attend a society meeting – meetings are usually held on the second Monday of every month (except in August). Due to the present situation meetings are currently held via Zoom video conference. If you would like to attend a Zoom meeting please email the society at: wdas.chair@gmail.com or contact Phil on 07786 440030

Normally, meetings would be held at: Cavendish Road Primary School, Cavendish Road, West Didsbury, Manchester. M20 1JG. [click here for detailed directions]

Meetings run from 7pm – 9pm.

More information about becoming a member here.

This page last updated: 11 January 2021.