Organised by Castledown FM's Drive Time presenter Chris Steers, and supported by the Castledown FM team, the event enabled visitors to see stars through professional equipment under the guidance of experts. The whole event was transmitted on 104.7FM and could be listened to via Listen Live on our website, www.castledownfm.com.
Thank you if you came to see us, we hope that you we able to see something that you may not normally see and that you were able to learn something new about the stars and space from the experts. We will be repeating the interviews from the evening over the next few weeks, keep and eye on our Facebook page for the latest info.
Well done to the youngsters from our local schools who took part in the competitions, maybe we will see you in space one day!
And a final thank you to the Manager of the Wellington Academy Sports and Leisure centre, Sue Vallis, for allowing us the use of the sports hall and for supplying tea and lovely cakes during the evening.
Visit the Widescreen Centre for all you astronomy needs: www.widescreen-centre.co.uk
The Wellington Academy Sports and Fitness centre is open to members: www.thewellingtonacademy.org.uk/sports-centre/index.html