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|Subject:||[Infofassocs] Somerset Levels Stargazers 10th Anniversary Event, with the Commission for Dark Skies, April 2022|
|Date:||Thu, 13 Jan 2022 17:25:58 -0000|
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Paul has passed on details of the Somerset Levels Stargazers 10th Anniversary Event. Congratulations for ten years of stargazing.
On Sunday April 24th as part of the International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) Dark Sky week 2022 the Somerset Levels Stargazers who celebrate their 10th Anniversary in 2022 are joining forces with the Commission for Dark Skies (CFDS) and holding a day long series of talks focussing on the challenges of Light Pollution and the importance of retaining our dark Skies.
Speakers include Bob Mizon MBE FRAS Co-ordinator for the Commission for Dark Skies, Jo Richardson FRAS ESERO-UK founder of The Space Detectives and Resident Astronomer for Exmoor Dark Sky Reserve and Josh Dury filmmaker, conservationist, delegate of the Dark Skies Association and founder of Space4all.
The Somerset Levels Stargazers were founded in 2012 by Paul Adamson (Chairman) and John Martin MBE and hold meetings and special events in the village of Othery on the Somerset Levels, they continued holding Zoom meetings during the Pandemic and now have followers from all over the Country.
This event is being held in Othery Village Hall and will also be available on Zoom, for details please contact
Paul Adamson Chairman SLS
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