Please don't buy a "junk scope" or "hobby killer".
Come and talk to us about what makes a good telescope
for star gazing or view an informative online video such as this one from Ed Ting
More advice and guidance in our help section>suggested podcasts.
A recent 2023 meeting with clear skies - the TS20 is now a regular sight at club meetings.
The TS20 is a 20" (500mm) diameter Dobsonian Mounted Newtonian reflector telescope.
First sight of the renovated TS20 telescope was in December 2021 club meeting.
Left to right 20", 12" and 8" Dobsonian mounted Newtonian telescopes.
On this website you can find out about:
Who we are - a friendly observing club - check out our committee, club members, Treasure House displays etc.
What we do - our activities include meetings, market stalls and our Beverley Treasure House Exhibition.
Help with astronomy - what to buy and how to use it.
News about astronomy and contact details for othe societies and clubs.
News - for example current position of the ISS
Where we observe - As a group we mainly observe at Woodmasey, but we do have other locations we use.
Our members - some of our members are interested in astrophotograpy.
Records - look here for AGM minutes, Constitution etc.
Did you see us in the Yorkshire Post August 2022? Here's the article.
Join us Leaflet
Membership Form can be downloaded and emailed to our Secretary or brought along to your first meeting.
See our guide to 2023.