Our Planet Venus

Stargazing Live Event

Thursday, 21st January 2016 (19:45 - 22:00)

Our Society member Roy Gunson will guide us on a wander through our knowledge of our nearest planetary neighbour. From the first beginnings of astronomy to the present day spacecraft visits.

A question & answer session will follow the presentation.

Speaker: Roy Gunson

Degree in Physics from the University of Bradford, MSc in engineering. Later worked as IT Manager for Sheffield Hallam University at Psalter Lane (Art College) before it was knocked down. After working for over 30 years at Sheffield Hallam University Roy has now settled down to a busier life as "retired". A prolific speaker for Probus, UA3, and WI groups as well as astronomical societies.


Learn more about Roy Gunson

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