List of previous meetings

10 -Feb-2020 Prof Ian Morison Proving Einstein Right
13-jan-2020 Rachael Livermore Gravitational Lensing
9-Dec-2019 Colin Stuart Rebel Star; The Greatest Mysteries of the Sun
 11-Nov-2019  Prof Richard Nelson  Exoplanets
 14-Oct-2019  Nick James  Comets
9-Sep-2019 Stewart Coulter Apollo @ 50
8-Jul-2019 Owen Brazell Planetary Nebulae
10-Jun-2019 AGM and members Who Wants to be an Astronomer Quiz;  Wm Lassell's observatory
13-May-2019 Prof Martin Hardcastle Black Holes
8-Apr-2029 Steve Tonkin Ten Ways the Universe Tries to Kill You
 11-Mar-2019  Robin Scagell  The Story of the Nebulae
11-Feb-2019 Dave Eagle New Horizons, Pluto and Ultima Thule
14-Jan-2019 David Arditti Observing the  Moon
10-Dec 2018 Colin Stuart How we'll get to Mars
12-Nov-2018 Guido Roberts-Borsani Where do the galaxies come from?
9-Oct-2018 Andrew Lound Sputnik Revisited
10-Sep-2018 Dr Colin Forsyth Space Weather
9-Jul-2018 Prof James Hough What astronomy can tell us about the origins of life on Earth
11-Jun-2018 Members AGM, 2017 eclipse revisited
14-May-2018 Dr Dirk Froebrich The HOYS-CAPS Citizen Science Project
9-Apr-2018 Prof Paul Murdin Universe: Exploring the Astronomical World
12-Mar-2018 Prof Alec Boksenberg What Did Dark Matter Ever Do For Us?
12-Feb-2018 Dr Rallia Velliou Humans in Space
8-Jan-2018 Ray Doran Reaction Engines
11-Dec-2017 Prof John Zarnecki Cassini -- a Personal Perspective
13-Nov-2017 Jerry Stone The Next 50 Years in Space
9-Oct-2017 Andrew Lound Herschel's Lunatick Friends
11 -Sep-2017 Members The Great Eclipse Roundup
10-Jul-2017 Libby Jackson, Michael Foale The Amazing Space Adventures of Michael Foale
12-Jun-2017 Robin Scagell AGM plus Ancient Stars
8-May-2017 David Fishwick Seven Stars
10-Apr-2017 Colin Stuart 13 Journeys Through  Space and Time
13 Mar-2017 Dr Tom Kitching Cosmology, Dark Matter and Dark Energy
13-Feb-2017 Greg Smye-Rumsby The History of Longitude at Greenwich
9-Jan-2017 Members Winter Constellations and Lucky Imaging
12-Dec-2016 Jo Barstow Exoplanet Atmospheres
14-Nov-2016 Dr David Arditti Astro-Imaging from the City
10-Oct-2016 Dr Libby Jackson The Principia Mission
12 Sep-2016 Dr Melanie Windridge Aurora -- In Search of the Northern Lights
11-Jul-2016 Guy Hurst Optical Transients
13-Jun-2016 Members Eclipse roundup
9-May-2016 Bob Mizon Seven Moons
11-Apr-16 Dr Geraint Jones JUICE to Jupiter
14-Mar-2016 Prof Simon Green Flying with a Comet
8-Feb-2016 Prof Steve Miller The Impact of Impacts
11-Jan-2016 Dr Morgan Fraser GAIA -- From Stars to Galaxies
14 Dec 2015 Becky Smethurst Galaxies and the Galaxy Zoo
9 Nov 2015 Prof Ian Crawford Origin of the Moon
12 Oct 2015 Robin Scagell The Universe According to Hubble
14 Sep 2015 Dr Michelle Lochner The SKA
13 July 2015 Mona Evans Caroline Herschel
8 Jun 2015 Robin Scagell Combating Light  Pollution
11-May-2015 Jerry Stone Is Pluto a Planet?
13 April 2015 Dr Benjamin Joachimi Big Telescopes
9-Mar-2015 Members Spectroscopy, All-sky Cameras, Transit of Venus, Aurora flight
9-Feb-2015 Prof. Dave Rothery Mercury Revealed
12-Jan-2015 Ian Ridpath Light into Dark – Eclipses of the Sun and Moon
 8-Dec-2014  Greg Smye-Rumsby 12756 – the Story of a Small Planet
10-Nov-2014 Martin Lewis Imaging the ISS
13-Oct-2014 Dr Francisco Diego Unweaving Star Rainbows
8-Sep-2014 Dr Steve Fossey Our Local Supernova
9-Jun-2014 Prof. John Butterworth Smashing Physics: News from the Energy Frontier
9-Jun-2014 AGM + Sally Russell An Introduction to Astronomical Sketching
12-May-2014 Stewart Coulter November's eclipse
7-Apr-2014 Paul Hyde Practical Amateur Radio Astronomy
10-Mar-2014 Graham Marett Calendars
10-Feb-2014 Rob McNaught Great Comets
13-Jan-2014 David Arditti Planetary Imaging
9-Dec-2013 Dr Lucie Green Solar Max
14-Oct-2013 Members How Do They Do It? (Deep-sky imaging)
9-Seo-2013 Dr Andrew Norton The New Cosmology or How the Universe Works
8-July-2013 Rupert Smith Telescopes
1-June-2013 AGM and Members Danish Astronomy History, Remote Observing, Aurora Borealis
13-May-2013 David Arditti David Down Under
8-Apr-2013 Alastair Scott The BIS and the UK Space Industry
11-Mar-2013 Mandy Bailey What's that Bubble We're In?
11-Feb-2013 Prof. Jonathan Tennyson Water in the Universe
14 Jan 2013 Dr Joseph Michalski Exploring Mars from 200 Million Miles Away
10-Dec-2012 Dr Leigh Fletcher Strange Weather – the Atmospheres of the Giant Planets
12-Nov-2012 Robin Scagell It's About Time
8-Oct-2012 Louise Alexander Rocks on the Moon
10-Sep-2012 Prof David Southwood Ten Years on the Final Frontier
9-Jul-2012 Susan Rowe Voyager – Humanity's Greatest Journey
11 Jun-2012 Martin Lewis AGM & Planetary Imaging with a Dobsonian
14-May-2012 Stewart Coulter Transits
2-April-2012 Members Who Wants to be an Astronomer Quiz
12-Mar-2012 Dr Francisco Diego Aliens, Where Are You?
13-Feb-2012 Pro John Zarnecki Landing on a Comet
9-Jan-2012 Richard Fleet Night Sky Glows
12-Dec-2011 David Arditti A A Common, Pioneer of Astrophotography  
14-Nov-2011 Suzanne Aigrain Extrasolar planets
10-Oct-2011 Nick Hewitt Wolf–Rayet Stars
12-Sep-2011   Graham Bryant Lunar impacts
11-Jul-2011 Robin Scagell In Search of the Northern Lights
13-Jun-2011 Members Near-Horizon Objects; Hampton Court Clock
9-May-2011 Emily Baldwin    Moons of Mars
11-Apr-2011 Jerry Stone 50 Years of Man in Space
14-Mar-2011 Andrew Lound Solar sailing
14-Feb-2011 Robin Scagell     Comets
10-Jan-2011 Dale Holt Sketching the Deep Sky
13-Dec-2010 David Arditti Astronomy from Paris
8-Nov-2010 Ian Morison Proving Einstein Right
11-Oct-2010 Stewart Moore Galaxies
13-Sep-2010 Richard Hook How to make a Hubble image
12-Jul-2010 Alan Longstaff Lives of the stars
14-Jun-2010 Kaustav Bhattacharya   Imaging
10-May-2010 Allan Chapman Harriot to Hubble – Telescopes
12-Apr-2010 Roberto Soria Black Holes
8-Mar-2010 Graham Marrett Galileo
8-Feb-2010 Max Alexander Explorers of the Universe
11-Jan-2010 David Arditti History of Cosmology
14-Dec-2009 Tom Scott Radio Astronomy
9-Nov-2009 Robin, Martin Intorduction to Deep Sky Observing
12-Oct-2009 Prof Carl Murray The View From Saturn: Images from the Cassini Spacecraft
14-Sep-2009 Prof. Barrie Jones Pluto
13-Jul-2009 Jerry Stone Would you believe we put a man on the Moon?
8-Jun-2009 Members Who Wants to be an Astronomer?
11-May-2009 Nick Howes Three sides of the Sun
6-Apr-2009 Robin Scagell Choosing your telescope
9-Mar-2009 Colin Pillinger Space is a Funny Place
9-Feb-2009 Members How I got interested in astronomy
12-Jan-2009 Bob Mizon Light Pollution FAQs
8-Dec-2008 Members Various
10-Nov-2008 Andy Burns The Herschel Dynasty
13-Oct-2008 Will Gater Hubble – not just pretty pictures
8-Sep-2008 Members Eclipse roundup
14-Jul-2008 Ian Ridpath Star Tales
9-Jun-2008 David Arditti Astrophotography from the City
12-May-2008 Janet Drew Milky Way Survey
14-Apr-2008 Mike Dryland Working the Line – RGO
10-Mar-2008 Robin Scagell 20 things you didn't know about astronomy
11-Feb-2008 Dr Isobel Hook Next Generation of Large Telescopes
14-Jan-2008 Members Miscellany
10-Dec-2007 John Naylor Out of the Blue
12-Nov-2007 David Arditti Setting-up a Small Observatory
8-Oct-2007 Prof. Iwan Williams Our Solar System – 1967-2007
10-Sep-2007 Members 40th Anniversary meeting
9-Jul-2007 Helen Walker Seeing the Invisible – Infrared Astronomy
11-Jun-2007 Martin Lewis AGM plus The Eye
14-May-2007 Robin Scagell Stargazing with Binoculars
16-Apr-2007 Roger O'Brien 40 Years of Cosmology
12-Mar-2007 Glen Cowan Antimatter
12-Feb-2007 Tony Marsh The Sky is Falling
8-Jan-2007 Members Quiz
Dec 2006 Ian Crawford Interstellar Travel
Nov 2006 Martin Andrews Extrasolar Planets
Oct 2006 Lucie Green The Sun
Sep 2006 Jerry Stone Space Colonies
Jul 2006 Bob Mizon Time and the Stars
12-Jun-2006 Members AGM/Room 101
8-May-2006 Nick King Astrophotography from Harrow
Apr 2006 Members Solar eclipse roundup
Mar 2006 Konrad Malin-Smith Magellanic Clouds
Feb 2006 Simon Green Stardust Mission
15-Jan-2006 Ollie Penrice Getting Away from it All
Dec 2005 Robin Catchpole Overview of Astronomy
Nov 2005 John Murray Mars Express
10-Oct-2005 Chris Lintott Cosmology for the Terrified
12-Sep-2005 Bob Lambourne Time travelling
11-Jul-2005 Robin Scagell Eclipse DVD
Jun 2005 Martin Lewis AGM + Getting the Most from your Telescope
9-May-2005 Andrew Coates Cassini Mission
April 2005 Chris Riley The Making of Space Odyssey
March 2005 Greg Smye-Rumsby A Forgotten Telescope
Feb 2005 Members Astrophotography
Jan 2005 Jerry Stone Huygens Mission
Dec 2004 Guy Hurst Star Clusters
Nov 2004 Members Back garden observing
Oct 2004 Ian Morison Jodrell is Looking Up
Sep 2004 John Griffiths 35 years of Astronomy
Jul 2004 Jerry Stone Views of the Moon
Jun 2004 Members Observations of Transit of Venus; Arthur Boardman on craters
May 2004 Video Transit of Venus
April 2004 Prof Fred Taylor Venus express spacecraft
March 2004 Dr Phil Adamson Ghost particles ( neutrinos)
Feb 2004 Wolas committee More hot topics
Jan 2004 Dr Raman Prinja Massive stars
Dec 2003 Neil Mc Bride Beyond the planets
Nov 2003 Simon Bennett Widescreen centre telescopes
Oct 2003 Matt Page At the edge of the universe
Sep 2003 Damian Peach Planetary photography
Jul 2003 Graham Marett Black holes
Jun 2003 PowerPoint Changing Views of Mars
May 2003 Jerry Stone The day America launched a woodpecker
April 2003 Richard Westwood Planetariums
Mar 2003 Dr Alan Longstaff Astrobiology
Feb 2003 Dr Paul Roche A Telescope at your fingertips
Jan 2003 Norman Walker Secrets of the sunspots
Dec 2002 Members Great Debate -- Views on astrology, Moon landings etc,
Nov 2002 Stewart Moore Planetary Nebulae
Oct 2002 Iwan Williams When Hairy Comets go Bald
Sep 2002 Members Autumn Sky Highlights
Jul 2002 Nial Tanvir Stars between the Galaxies
Jun 2002 Serena Viti Extrasolar Planets
May 2002 Peter Schroeder Holiday Hotel in Tenerife
April 2002 Barrie Kirk Beagle 2
March 2002 Francisco Diego The importance of astronomy
Feb 2002 Gordon Rogers The day the Moon exploded
Jan 2002 Graham Marett Gravitation
Dec 2001 Members Trade Secrets
Nov 2001 Nick Hewitt Deep-sky Exotica
Oct 2001 Heather Couper/Nigel Henbest Mars
Sep 2001 Mike Leggett Getting into Space
Jul 2001 Alec Boksenberg Observing with Keck
Jun 2001 Robin Scagell Shot in the Dark
May 2001 Trevor Sproston Victorian Astronomer
April 2001 Tom Scott, Bob, Howard Kitt Peak/Photographing galaxies/ Aurora from Tromso
March 2001 Shelagh Godwin Meteors
Feb 2001 Sarah Dunkin Messenger to Mercury