LAS 50th Anniversary
Astro Festival
10th November 2018: 9.30 am – 5.30 pm
Village Hall, Coppice Row, Theydon Bois, Essex CM16 7ER


Morning Session

9.30 am – 12.30 pm (Free entry)

Displays; Demonstrations; Astro Apps; Scope Doctor; Family Fun; Trade Stands; Refreshments

60-seat Planetarium (£3 Adult, £2 Child) Book online – limited tickets on day. Shows at: 9.45 am, 10.30 am, 11.15 am, 12.00 noon


Afternoon Lecture Session

(£15 including refreshments at break)

2.00 pm Nik Szymanek: Imaging the Sky

2.45 pm Greg Smye-Rumsby: Myths and Illusions

3.30 pm Tea break

4.00 pm Prof. Richard Nelson: Exoplanets: Exploring the Diversity of Worlds in our Galaxy

4.45 pm Prof. Lucie Green: The Formation and Eruption of Magnetic Flux Ropes on the Sun


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Free parking all day.

Morning Session: Free entry to trade stands, displays and demonstrations

Tickets available online for the Planetarium and afternoon Lecture Session (limited seating)


Click here to book tickets:


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