Local Newspaper Report

written by David Pugh

General Information

These reports appear in the last Thursday of the month (before our monthly meeting held on the first Thursday of the month) editions of the 'Clacton and Frinton Gazette' and the 'Harwich and Manningtree Standard' in their 'Neighbourhood News' sections

The Cassini-Huygens Mission to Saturn

by Mike Haynes

4th January 2018

At the January meeting the Chairman Mike Haynes gave the well received Brian Cottis Memorial Lecture on the subject of “The Cassini-Huygens Mission to Saturn”. This was followed by a Stellarium presentation on the night sky for January by Secretary David Pugh.

The next meeting, at 7.30pm on Thursday 1st February, will be “An Introduction to Deep Sky Observing” by David Pugh. It will be an illustrated talk suitable for both beginners and of general interest and will cover observing tips and equipment.

It will be held at the United Reform Church, Carnarvon Road, CO156PH. Visitors welcome £2. See meeting programme at www.clactonastronomy.co.uk or phone David Pugh 01255429849.