Chester Astronomical Society is one of the world's oldest scientific societies going back at least to 1892. It hosts public lectures by amateurs and professionals alike and arranges visits to sites of technical interest.
Sunday, 9 December 2012
Patrick Moore has died
The well known astronomer, author and broadcaster Patrick Moore has died today at his home in Selsey. He was 89.
Much loved by many both inside and out of the astronomical fraternity, he will best be remembered for presenting the BBC's Sky at Night program. He will be sadly missed.