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 2nd 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 1st September at Sudborough Village Hall, Main Street, Sudborough at 8.00pm.  Dr Martin Braddock is our guest speaker with a presentation entitled ‘The Fermi Paradox & The Search For Extraterrestrial Life.’   Admission £3.

Next Chelveston Meeting:  Monday 15th August at Chelveston Village Hall, Caldecott Road, Chelveston at 8.00pm. ‘The Sky Guide, Astronomical News & Short Talks’.   Admission £2.

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

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