UK Astronomy

"Because there are a billion worlds in your backgarden..."

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About Us

UK Astronomy’s mission is to educate, inspire and enthuse by sharing our passion for space.

We do this by offering astronomy outreach and public engagement for anyone who thinks space is awesome and wants to find out how it works!

Find out more here!

What's On


A What’s On Guide of all the events that UK Astronomy are hosting or attending in Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire.


Also details from our friends at Go Stargazing for events across the UK.


So, click here to find an event near you.

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What's Up


In this section, find out what's up in the night sky tonight plus helpful guides and other resources to help you with your astronomy.


Why not listen to our monthly podcast with TGP Nominal, where UK Astronomy will be talking about the current months highlights in the UK skies.


And once you have done all that don’t forget to enter our Monthly Photo Competition to win your chance to be in the UK Astronomy Calendar and see your image in print at a gallery the following year.

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Schools and Groups


Whether you are a school wanting to add something a little different to your science offering; a Brownie pack, Cub or Scout group aiming for your ‘Astronomy’ badges; or a U3A, WI or Rotary group looking for a fun, educational workshop, UK Astronomy has a session for you. Click here to find out more.

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Support Us

Would you like to help support UK Astronomy?


You can donate, volunteer at an event, join our Facebook

Group and much more.....

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