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Welcome to the Nene Valley Astronomical Society website.

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 the groups co-ordinator, Steve Williams on 01933 650331 or e-mail: chilternastro@yahoo.co.uk

Next Starnight Observing Session:  Friday 23rd January at Chelveston Village Hall, Caldecott Road, Chelveston from 8pm.  To confirm that conditions will permit observing, please check our Twitter feed to the right of this page from 6.30 on the evening.

Next Sudborough Meeting:   Thursday 5th February at Sudborough Village Hall, Main Street, Sudborough at 8.00pm.  Mike Frost (Historical Section Director of the British Astronomical Association) is this evenings speaker with a lecture entitled ‘Jeremiah Horrocks and New England’.

Next Chelveston Meeting:  Monday 16th February at Chelveston Village Hall, Caldecott Road, Chelveston at 8.00pm.  ‘Astronomical Aspects’ meeting.  This evening’s meeting offers the chance to discuss and share observations as well as to present short talks.  The Sky Diary will also be presented.

Stargazing At Stanwick Lakes

At the invitation of Stanwick Lakes, we’re pleased to announce that we are teaming up again to offer an evening of public stargazing, this time on Saturday 21st March 2015 (revised date) between 7 and 9pm.  With the crescent Moon, Venus, Jupiter and the late winter stars on view there will be plenty to see through the telescopes.  The event is free (normal car parking charges apply) and further details will be announced shortly.

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 Why not check out our members web sites?

Dave Eagle -  www.eagleseye.me.uk

Steve Williams – www.astrosteve.co.uk