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by bbones
Tue Oct 31, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton
Replies: 15
Views: 16496

Re: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton

Hi All I've been in contact with the Nicola at the School and have agreed to check the weather forecast later in the week, Nicola has agreed that we can leave it as late as Friday morning as she can text the Parents to cancel if the evening looks too cloudy and the we will move it to the following F...
by bbones
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:20 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party at Blackrod County Primary School
Replies: 2
Views: 4512

Re: Star Party at Blackrod County Primary School

Cheers Cheryl
by bbones
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:55 pm
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party at Blackrod County Primary School
Replies: 2
Views: 4512

Star Party at Blackrod County Primary School

Hi all Following my talk on the Solar System today to Year 5, I was asked if would be able to organise a Star Party for for them in the coming month's. I have arrange to meet and speak to their Head of Science to discuss what we are able to offer and to sort out a a few possible dates. If anyone is ...
by bbones
Tue Sep 19, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Kelling Heath 2017
Replies: 7
Views: 8144

Re: Kelling Heath 2017

Hi David

Packing the last bit of gear, ready for setting off in the morning and Gloria has given me £50 spending money.

Will keep you updated,

Keep safe

Bill
by bbones
Thu Sep 14, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton
Replies: 15
Views: 16496

Re: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton

Many thanks

If the sky's are clear its going to be busy as I'm expecting both Year 5 and 6 this time.

Bill
by bbones
Mon Sep 11, 2017 10:14 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton
Replies: 15
Views: 16496

Re: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton

Cheers Dean, will keep the post updated
by bbones
Fri Sep 08, 2017 9:15 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton
Replies: 15
Views: 16496

Re: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton

Hi All Received a request from Nicola to go back to the School and attempt a Star Party as last year the weather was not good and not a star to be seen. I have provisionally agreed Friday 3rd November setting up at 6:30 leaving no later than 9:30, this is of course subject to the weather, Nicola and...
by bbones
Sat Apr 29, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton
Replies: 15
Views: 16496

Re: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton

Well the weather was not kind to us but the evening went ahead as planned and on this occasion I was supported by Keith Johnson who brought along his HEQ5 mount and 110 Refactor. As it was not possible to view the night sky I did a presentation which is aimed at Year 5 Primary School Children and in...
by bbones
Mon Apr 03, 2017 9:45 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton
Replies: 15
Views: 16496

Star Party St Andrew's Primary school in Over Hulton

Well, just when you think its all over for the year you get another request for a Star Party Nicola their Year 5 teacher contacted us in view of a star party and after an exchange of emails I popped over to see here to see if we where able to help. I did of course explain about the time when it gets...
by bbones
Thu Mar 02, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: Club events
Topic: Outreach at St James Brownies Edgworth
Replies: 0
Views: 4263

Outreach at St James Brownies Edgworth

Well after many weeks of trying we finally had some clear sky's and I arrived just after 6pm to set up a couple of telescopes, one was the Societies 100mm reflector and the other was my MAK 127. In total we had 15 Brownies and where spilt into 5 groups of three so I was able to show each group the c...