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Friday, September 27

Sky at Night under threat

As we mentioned at our meeting on Tuesday evening, it appears that the BBC are considering cancelling The Sky at Night.

I'm sure many of you, like me, will have been inspired and informed by the programme over the years. For me it has always been about more than just Sir Patrick Moore, and I have enjoyed seeing CAS members' images, and even CAS members themselves on the programme.

If you consider the programme worthwhile you may wish to consider signing an online petition the has been established at the following address (and already has over 30,000 signatures).


http://www.change.org/en-GB/petitions/the-bbc-please-do-not-axe-the-sky-at-night



1 comment:

  1. Anonymous9:43 pm

    hi everyone william seath hear just signed to keep the sky at night going you sould to.

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