Durham University lecturer Dr Peter Edwards will be shedding light on exactly what dark matter is – the Universe’s most elusive and mysterious substance. 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.