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Wednesday, January 2

BBC Stargazing LIVE TV series and related events

I'm sure you will have already worked this out, but just in case, BBC Stargazing LIVE returns for a third series next week on BBC2.

Dara O Briain and Professor Brian Cox return for three live events on 8th, 9th and 10th January to explore the night sky with a number of guests. Following each hour long live programme they will also have a 'Down to Earth' programme with follow up chat etc.

Check out the Stargazing LIVE website for more information, activities and downloads as well as to find details of related activities in your area. Our event is up there as are other events organised by our fellow Cumbrian societies.

Here's a list of some of the local events happening over the next couple of weeks;

Wed 9th Jan: EAS Skywatch at Kendal Castle - Eddington Astronomical Society
Fri 11th Jan: Observing the Cumbrian Night Sky - Border Astronomical Society Carlisle
Fri 11th Jan: A Tourist Guide to the Universe - EAS  Talk in Kendal
Sat 12th Jan: Dark Sky Discovery Weekend - Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre, Ennerdale
Sun 13th Jan:  Dark Sky Discovery Weekend - Low Gillerthwaite Field Centre, Ennerdale
Mon 14th Jan: Observing the Cumbrian Night Sky - Border Astronomical Society Carlisle
Sat 19th Jan: Stargazing in Cockermouth - Cockermouth Astronomical Society

Good luck with your events everyone. Clear Skies,

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