Welcome to Breckland Skies!

Breckland Astronomical Society is based in the dark skies of Great Ellingham in Norfolk, and has its own observatory housing a 20″ reflecting telescope. You’ll find more about the society, past and present, in these pages, so feel free to look around!

Next Meeting

8 February 2019: The Day We Launched A Woodpecker, Part 2: Apollo Revisited Jerry Stone

NOTE: The February meeting will be held at Little Ellingham Village Hall: https://binged.it/2M4fVuK

Public Observing Nights

We hold free public observing nights on the last Friday of the month at 8pm. The next ones are currently scheduled for 25 Jan 2019 and 22 Feb 2019.

Star Parties

We hold spring and autumn star parties at Haw Wood Farm, near Saxmundham. The next will be in March 2019. You can find more details on the Star Parties page, or you can contact Andrew Robertson – see Contacts page.

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Registered Charity No. 1044478
Affiliated to the British Astronomical Association and the Federation of Astronomical Societies
Dedicated to the memory of Spencer Allen, FRAS, 1924-2010