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We are celebrating our 40th year. Why not help us celebrate by attending a meeting or one of our events? Check out our programme.

*-* Postponed due to adverse weather conditions *-*

Guest Speaker

Friday, 1st February 2019 (19:45 - 22:00)

Venue: Meeting Room, Swinton Bottom Club (Formerly Swinton WMC)

Tonight's lecture has been cancelled due to the poor weather conditions.

 

Keep an eye on our events calendar.

 

'There was an Englishman, a Frenchman, and a spectroscope; Lockyer, Janssen, and the discovery of Helium in 1868' ?

Speaker: Dr Allan Chapman

Allan Chapman

Allan Chapman is a historian by training and his special interests are astronomy and scientific biography, for most of his career he has been based at Wadham College (University of Oxford ).

He is an accomplished author and public speaker and has made many television appearances, presenting Gods in the Sky and Great Scientists and as a guest on The Sky at Night.

Allan is also Honorary President and Patron of the Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society.

Learn more about Dr Allan Chapman

Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society is a Registered Charity in England & Wales, Registered Charity No 1064103.

Affiliated to the Federation of Astronomical Societies.

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