The BAA is running practical workshops/seminars for amateurs is spring
- non-BAA members welcome too and free except Winchester WE.
28 February Saturday Observers Workshop 4 The Berrill Lecture Theatre,
Walton Hall, The Open University, Milton Keynes
Practical observing tips for amateurs including astrometry, photometry
and computer-guided telescopes.Facilitators to date include Nick
James, Roger Pickard, Richard Miles, Tom Boles
2-4 April Friday - Sunday Winchester Weekend King Alfred College,
Winchester incorporating a meeting of Instruments & Imaging Section
24 April Saturday Observers Workshop 5 Nottingham High School for
Girls, Arboretum Street, Nottingham Practical observing tips for
amateurs. Programme to be announced
15 May Saturday Pro-Am VSS / I&I /RAS CCD Photometry Symposium
Humfrey Rooms, Castilian Terrace, Northampton
Speakers will include:Professor Tim Naylor (Norman Lockyer Professor
of Astrophysics, and head of the Astrophysics group of Exeter
University), and Dr Peter Wheatley (Lecturer at Leicester University).
see for full BAA programme