Light and Sound in Space

Physics tutor and amateur astronomer Fred Stevenson provides an introduction to light and sound in space: what it is, where it comes from, and how we can detect it. After the talk we’ll do some stargazing, weather permitting. Refreshments are included. Advance booking required. Costs: Adults – £5; Families – £10; Concessions – £2. Bring warm outdoor clothing.

Venue: North Pennines Observatory, Allenheads (www.acart.org.uk, NE47 9HR, grid ref: NY861454)

Costs: Adults – £5; Families – £10; Concessions – £2

Organisers: North Pennines AONB Partnership. Part of the AONB Partnership’s Discovering Northern Dark Skies programme which is funded by the Science and Technology Facilities Council.

Booking:  http://www.northpennines.org.uk/events-calendar/light-and-sound-in-space/

01388 528801