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by cosmic dave
Wed Feb 07, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: East Lincs astronomy club Feb 2018 meet
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East Lincs astronomy club Feb 2018 meet

Hi Guys, Elac's next meeting is Sat February 17th  19.30 (doors open @ 19.00) We meet at Scamblesby Village Hall, South St, Scamblesby, Louth, Lincs LN11 9XF February's guest speaker is the local and very well known Paul Money FRAS, FBIS. Tonight's talk is entitled Triumphs of voyager. Members Free....
by cosmic dave
Mon Oct 05, 2015 7:37 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: Elac Oct Meeting
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Elac Oct Meeting

The East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club next meets on Saturday Oct 10th, This month we hope (weather permitting) to have an practical observing session at badger farm Asterby Lincs we meet at 7pm at the top of the site but if cloudy go to the meeting room at the bottom of the site, please note this is ...
by cosmic dave
Mon Sep 14, 2015 6:45 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: East Lincs Astronomy Club talk change of venue
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East Lincs Astronomy Club talk change of venue

IMPORTANT NOTICE Saturday's ELAC meeting on the 19th September will be at SCAMBLESBY VILLAGE HALL, South St. Scamlesby, Louth, LN12 9XF where Paul Money will be the guest speaker. Parking is in front of the school on Old Main Road and the village hall is just round the corner on South Street. I'm so...
by cosmic dave
Thu Jul 30, 2015 7:50 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: ELAC Camp Persied
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ELAC Camp Persied

We are happy to announce the East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club has joined the federation of astronomical societies, we look froward to being an active member of FAS. Camp Persied 2015 will be held at the Manor Farm Campsite Anderby Lincolnshire from August 11th -15th We have an allocated area of the ...
by cosmic dave
Sun Dec 29, 2013 10:02 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club January 2014 Meeting
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East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club January 2014 Meeting

Hello, our next meeting will be on Saturday January 4th from around 7pm at Badger Farm campsite nr Asterby Lincolnshire, We welcome everyone with an interest in the night sky to join us for an evening under the stars at our wonderful dark site location in the Lincolnshire Wolds. Meeting cost is £3 p...
by cosmic dave
Wed Dec 04, 2013 8:07 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club December Meeting
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East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club December Meeting

This Saturday (7th dec 2013) will be the last ELAC meeting of 2013, as normal we meet at Badger Farm campsite nr Asterby in the Lincolnshire Wolds from around 7pm. If clear look for the telescopes set up in the camping field if cloudy we will be in the clubroom located at the bottom of the camping f...
by cosmic dave
Tue Jan 22, 2013 11:08 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club February Meeting
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East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club February Meeting

Our next meeting will be on February 9th 2013 @ the Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve, Nr Skegness, Lincolnshire. All are very welcome to attend, we meet in the visitor centre car park, please note a £1 parking fee applies to be paid at the on site meters. The meeting as always is free, this is an obse...
by cosmic dave
Tue Jul 31, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: ELAC meteor watch Aug 11th
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ELAC meteor watch Aug 11th

Here are the details for the ELAC August meeting.. ELAC next meeting is on Aug 11th @ Gibraltar point, Skegness, Lincolnshire from 8pm. This month we are holding a perseids meteor shower watch this is a free event all you will need is a sun lounger (for comfort) and some warm clothes. We meet at the...
by cosmic dave
Thu May 03, 2012 8:58 pm
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club May meeting details
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East Lincolnshire Astronomy Club May meeting details

Here are the details of this months meeting. ELAC meets on Sat 19th of May @ Gibraltar point nature reserve, Skegness, Lincs from 8pm, free to attend and all very welcome. (min £1 parking fee to be paid at parking metre on site) we meet in the visitor centre car park. This months subjects for observ...
by cosmic dave
Mon Apr 23, 2012 8:23 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: East Lincs Astro Club may meeting
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East Lincs Astro Club may meeting

Hi guys just a quick note, the next official ELAC meeting is May 19th @ Gibraltat point, Skegness. from 8pm, topics for study/observations are the planets and the Virgo cluster (but of coarse not strictly these objects) more info to follow soon... Nice to meet Sheena Jon and Andy for the first time ...
by cosmic dave
Tue Apr 17, 2012 9:56 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Astronomy and twitter seems to work well.
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Astronomy and twitter seems to work well.

Does anyone else use twitter to help with their astronomy/observing ? I have just started and find its a great aid
If you do could you please follow me @astrojelly i will reciprocate.

Thanks
by cosmic dave
Thu Apr 12, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: ELAC (east lincolnshire astronomy club) April Meeting
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ELAC (east lincolnshire astronomy club) April Meeting

Here are the details of next weekends meeting. We will be holding our next meeting at Gibraltar Point Nature Reserve, Skegness on Saturday April 21. Anyone with an interest in the night sky is very welcome to attend. We will be meeting in the visitor centre car park at 8pm. Meetings are free (min £1...
by cosmic dave
Tue Mar 20, 2012 11:56 am
Forum: Forthcoming meetings and events
Topic: ELAC members WANTED
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Views: 1670

ELAC members WANTED

Hi, we have formed a new astronomy club for stargazers based in East Lincolnshire (and beyond) ELAC, and would like to invite anyone interested to join. We are a very informal and friendly bunch of amateur astronomers with a wide range of experience and knowledge. There is no cost to join the club, ...
by cosmic dave
Wed Oct 14, 2009 8:44 pm
Forum: Observing
Topic: Orionids 2009
Replies: 11
Views: 5095

I am going to give it a go this year. got my recliner deck chair ready, now lets hope for some clear sky :lol:
by cosmic dave
Thu Sep 17, 2009 7:25 am
Forum: Absolute beginners
Topic: Eyepiece question
Replies: 6
Views: 2692

Thanks Tom (and Joe) I have had a look at the link and will be ordering a 6mm piece when I get back from Kelling Heath.

Cheers

David