Nene Valley Astronomical Society
The Local Society For Amateur Astronomers In Wellingborough & East Northants
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Web Sites Of Members Of The Nene Valley Astronomical Society
 
 
Dave Eagle:   www.eagleseye.co.uk
The home of local amateur astronomer, Dave Eagle.  The site contains a wealth of information, news, sky diary,
and reports of Dave's national and international observing travels.
 
  
 
 
 
Other Recommended Web Sites
 
Sky at Night Magazine: www.skyatnightmagazine.com
The Web site for the monthly magazine
 
 
Astronomy Now Magazine:  www.astronomynow.com
The Web site for the monthly magazine
 
 
BAA logo
 
 
 
 
British Astronomical Association: www.britastro.org
The UK's national organisation for intermediate and advanced amateur astronomers
 
 
Society for Popular Astronomy:  www.popastro.com
The UK's largest national society dedicated to promoting astronomy from beginners to experienced amateur astronomers.
 
 
Federation of Astronomical Societies:  www.fedastro.org.uk
The 'umbrella' organisation to which the majority of local astronomical societies in the UK belong to.  A useful source for finding your local society (if you reside outside the catchment area of the Nene Valley Astronomical Society!)
 
 
Stargazers Lounge
Stargazers Loungewww.stargazerslounge.com
The premier on-line forum for amateur astronomers.  This forum was the main reason the Nene Valley Astronomical Society came into being!
 
 
On Line Astronomy Society:  www.onlineastronomysociety.com
 
 
Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge:  www.ast.cam.ac.uk
Check out the Institute of Astronomy website for details of their excellent range of public lectures and observing sessions.  You can also
download their monthly astronomy podcast.
 
 
Sywell Country Park   :www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/en/councilservices/leisure/countryside/pages/sywell.aspx
Regular observing session venue of the Nene Valley Astronomical Society
 
 
Telescope & Equipment Retailers
Whilst the Nene Valley Astronomical Society does not receive any finanical support or other benefit from the following, we list below
the following telescope and equipment retailers for our members information only.  No recommendation of any of the following is
intended by inclusion within the list.  We welcome contact from any retailers who would like to be included on this list:
 
Altair Astro  27, Red Lion Street, Aylsham, Norwich  NR11 6ER  Telephone: 01263 731505
 
Astronomia  246, High Street, Dorking, Surrey RH4 1QR  Telephone: 01306 640714
 
Green Witch  Greenwich House, 2 Bakers Court, Great Cransden, Sandy, Beds  Telephone: 01954 211288
 
Optical Vision Ltd  Unit 3, Woolpit Business Park, Woolpit, Bury St. Edmunds.  Telephone: 01359 244200
 
Orion Optics  Units 21 & 22, Third Avenue, Crewe, Cheshire  CW1 6XU  Telephone: 01270 500089
 
Rother Valley Optics  21, Station Road, Kiveton, Rotherham  S26 6QP  Telephone: 01909 774369
 
Telescope House  Starborough Farm Observatory, Starborough Road, Marsh Green, Edenbridge,
Kent  TN8 5RB  Telephone:  01342 837098
 
Widescreen Centre  47 Dorset Street, London W1U 7ND  Telephone: 0207 935 2580
 
 
 
Local Societies
 
A list of neighbouring societies around the Nene Valley Astronomical Society
 
Bedford AS
Leicester AS
Milton Keynes AS
Northampton AS
Northampton Natural History Society
Peterborough AS
Rugby AS
Sawtry AS
St Neots AS