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Next Formal Meeting

Wednesday February 10th

  • Star formation

  • Gary Fildes (founder Kielder Observatory)



Welcome to the Leeds Astronomical Society website. We normally meet at the Quaker Meeting House, Carlton Hill, 188 Woodhouse Lane, Leeds LS2 9DX. Please look at the meetings page for more information, including how to get to the venue. Due to Coronavirus, all club meetings are now held on Zoom.

Fabulous picture of M31 (The Andromeda Galaxy) by Tony Cook, LAS member

The Leeds Astronomical Society was established in 1859 and is still very active.

Our Society is open to all comers: we have no distinctions according to age or experience!

You are welcome to try us out before you decide to join - no obligation!

You will find all you need to know about our meetings, activities and observing sessions on this website.

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