Based in East Northamptonshire, the Nene Valley Astronomical Society (NVAS) exists to promote and advance the science of astronomy in this area, both amongst it’s members and the public.

We hope that you enjoy your visit to our website. If you have any questions or require any further information about the society or astronomy in general then please contact us on 01933 650331.   Alternatively e-mail

Next Starnight Observing Session:  Friday 9th September at Chelveston Village Hall, Caldecott Road, Chelveston from 8.00pm.  This evening will only go ahead if the weather forecast looks likely to permit observing.  To confirm that the session will proceed please check our Twitter feed from 6.30 on the evening.

Next Sudborough Meeting:   Thursday 6th October at Sudborough Village Hall, Main Street, Sudborough at 8.00pm.  ‘A Guide To Observing The Moon’ along with our sky guide and the chance to share your recent astronomical observations.  Admission £2.

Next Chelveston Meeting:  Monday 19th September at Chelveston Village Hall, Caldecott Road, Chelveston at 8.00pm. ‘The Moon and the Search for Water’ by Dr. Mahesh Anand.   Admission £3.

Download a copy of our society newsletter – NVAS Stargazer: November 2015

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