The Derby and District Astronomical Society will endeavour to maintain a full programme of meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic. For now, all our scheduled meetings (apart from observing sessions) will take place via the Zoom video-conferencing medium. Our scheduled observing sessions have been suspended until current lockdown measures have eased. If you would like further information about the society, or on how you can join in our meetings via Zoom, then please email the
of our society.
Our NEXT MAIN MEETING will be held on Friday, 5th February 2021 from 7:30 pm onwards on Zoom. We welcome back Martin Griffiths from the University of South Wales,to give a presentation on Observing Nebulae. Please email the
of the society for further details.
Our SCHEDULED OBSERVING SESSIONS have been suspended until current lockdown measures have eased.
ARIES IS BACK!... After a long hiatus a brand new edition of the DDAS journal Aries is available here. Thanks to our Aries editor Anthony Southwell, to our new committee member Gill Pryor, and to all our contributors for making this autumn 2020 edition possible.