LYRA Programme and Local Events 2022 – All talks will commence at 7.30pm in the Coach House Room at Parkhill Hotel, Oulton (unless otherwise stated)

All Talks £3.00 For Non Members

Jan 11th – LYRA AGM

Feb 8th – Bill Barton FRAS Mandolins and Meteors

Mar 8th – Michael Poxon, Runaway and Other Stars

April 12th – Dr Steve Hubbard – “Ten or more things I like about Astronomy” and Ian Hobson “I want to be an Astronomer”

May 10th – LYRA President Matt Bothwell “Hubble – Tension in Cosmology”

June 14th – Floor Van Leeuwen (Cambridge IoA) Title TBC

July 12th – Tereza Pultarova Science Journalist and Writer talking on her perspective on Gaia

August 9th – Summer Social

September 13th – LYRA President Matt Bothwell subject and title TBC

October 11th – Dennis Ramirez LYRA Secretary Title TBC

November 8th – Michael Poxon “Name That Star!”

Dec 13th – LYRA Christmas Dinner

Further Events will be updated

Other Astronomy Events for 2022

Kelling Heath Star Party Autumn Tuesday Sept 20th – Tuesday Sept 27th.

Winterfest Astro Star Party Thurs Nov 24th – Mon Nov 28th.

Please check date, time and location before travelling in case of changes. More events may be displayed as we get further information.