The BAA is running practical workshops/seminars for amateurs is spring
- non-BAA members welcome too and free except Winchester WE.
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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
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2-4 April Friday - Sunday Winchester Weekend King Alfred College,
Winchester incorporating a meeting of Instruments & Imaging Section
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24 April Saturday Observers Workshop 5 Nottingham High School for
Girls, Arboretum Street, Nottingham Practical observing tips for
amateurs. Programme to be announced
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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).
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see
http://www.britastro.com/main/meetings.html for full BAA programme