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November 10, 2012 @ 12:00 am
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Starfest 2 on Saturday 10th November 2012
Join us for a day of astronomy, featuring some of the best astronomy speakers in the UK, plus exhibits, displays and trade stands.
The convention will also feature the keynote Les Sayer Memorial Lecture.
We have again put together a line-up of great astronomy speakers
(University of Leicester, BBC Sky at Night)
“Hitchhiking on a Ray of Light”
(Astronomy Writer and Imager)
Dr Chris North
“Herschel Space Observatory”
(Cardiff University, BBC Sky at Night
“Exploring the Moon”
(Science Author and Broadcaster)
(Astronomy Writer and Vice-President of Society for Popular Astronomy)
Doors will open at 9AM, with lectures starting some time after. Several well-known astronomy & telescope traders will be there, including:
We will also have stands from.
Open University Astronomy
British Interplanetary Society
Society for Popular Astronomy
Terry Ragan’s Spacecraft Models
Jackie Burn’s Space Art
Tickets are priced at £12 each
You can order your STARFEST tickets in one of two ways
1/ simply print and complete the order form, and return it with your payment
2/ you can purchase your tickets online securely via Paypal.
Please be aware that tickets are limited, so order now to avoid disappointment.
Doors open at 09:00hrs
Alec Hunter Humanities Collage, Stubbs Lane, Braintree, Essex. CM7 3NR
Free car parking will be available
Tea and Coffee refreshments will be available throughout the day.
For lunch break, there are several pubs and fast-food outlets (such as McDonalds Brewer’s Fayre, KFC and Pizza Hut.
Freeport is 5 mins in the car and only 15mins if you walk