2017-2018 Lectures

We offer three official meetings each month, on the 1st, 2nd & 3rd Tuesday of every month.
 Workshop/Introduction,      Social evening,      & Main Lecture(Guest Speaker)

All meetings start at 20:00 and last approximately 90 minutes.


  • Tuesday, 19th June 2018.

Dr Rene Breton (University of Manchester) will be speaking on 'Using Pulsars to test Gravity and Relativity'

  • Tuesday, 17th July 2018.

Jack Wright (Open University) will be speaking on ’Planet Mercury: Getting to know the problem child of the solar system.’

  • Tuesday, 21st August 2018.

Annual Summer Exhibition

  • Tuesday, 18th September 2018.

Anthony Jennings, President, Manchester Astronomical Society will be speaking on ’3D Photography and its Application in Astronomy’


Local observing sessions
We hold regular observing and imaging sessions at dark-sky sites across Macclesfield.


Weekend field trips
Learn more about our observing field trips where we observe the night sky in all its glory.


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