Find out when we are attending astronomy fairs, or about events of interest to our students.

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Spring 2017 JHI Lecture - The Hidden Universe Revealed

25th April 2017

The next in the Jeremiah Horrocks Institute's series of Seasonal Lectures will be by Professor Robert Kennicutt, Plumian Professor, University of Cambridge. It will take place at 6:30pm Tuesday 25th April 2017 in the Harrington Lecture Theatre, University of Central Lancashire. The lecture is free and tickets can be obtained from eventbrite, linked below from 'More information'.

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Alston Observatory Weekend 3-5 March 2017

14th February 2017

This year's Alston Observatory Weekend will be 3-5 March 2017. Invitations were sent to all students enrolled on the modules Introduction to Astronomy and Introduction to Cosmology and we are now finalising the guest list.

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Public Talk - Spring Lecture 'Big Bangs and Black Holes'

18th April 2016

The next in the Jeremiah Horrocks Institute’s series of seasonal lectures as part of its programme of Public Events and Outreach will take place on Monday 18th April at 6:30pm. It is entitled - 'Big Bangs and Black Holes' - and will be given by Dr Carole Mundell of the University of Bath.