Meetings 2016-17

We meet monthly at the Pavilion Hall at Seend near Melksham (Find Us) .

Usually held on the first Tuesday of the month from Sept – Jun. Our speaker line up is always varied and caters for a wide range of interests.

Meet at 7:30pm for a 8:00pm start.

Beginners Q&A session 15min before talk and afterwards with tea, coffee and biscuits.

A monthly North Wessex Newsletter is produced to keep members informed of current events and activities, and is free for anyone to download from this website.

This seasons speaker list is as follows;


September 6th: “Apollo Missions” — Nick Howes

October 4th:  “Images of the Universe” — Paul Money

November 1st“Imaging the Cosmos” — Philip Perkins

December 6th: “Saturn – Lord of the Rings” — Andrew Lound


January 3rd: TBA

February 7th: “10 Years of Space Science at the European Space Agency” — Professor David Southwood

March 7th “And Yet it Moves!” — Steve Tonkin

April 4th: ” Telescopes through the ages” — Dr Chris North

May 2nd: “Planetary Nebulae Marathon” — Martin Griffiths

June 6th: “Observing from the Caribbean” — Mark Radice