The Society will be holding it’s Annual General Meeting at 7pm on Thursday 10th August at the Osprey Centre, Kailzie Gardens. The entry fee will be £5 and this will cover the BBQ meal, which will be prepared for us by Jimmy and Jane at Kailzie Fishery. As per the […]
Tweeddale Astronomical Society has recently become a registered charity. The Society’s updated constitution is available here.
Hello everyone, Many of you might have noticed that recently things have been running slow. This was due to many complications with the site and people working on it. However most of these are past, and the site will continue to grow and be maintained from here on! Also, all […]
During February, the Society presented Kingsland Primary School in Peebles with a space/astronomy quiz for the primary five pupils. The school is now affiliated to our Society and this subject is a small part of their educational programme. The winners were duly drawn at the school on 2nd March with […]
31st May 2015 Members of TweedAstroS were on hand to help out at the Borders Science Festival event held at the Peebles Library where Matjaz Vidmar from the Royal Observatory led an evening of Astronomy-related activities. Members of the public heard presentations on the technologies which have shaped modern astronomy, […]
On Wednesday 25th March, The Society organised a planetarium outreach event at the Peebles Community Centre for the benefit of 175 local primary and nursery children from First Nursery, Broughton, Newlands and Kingsland Primary Schools. Two staff from The Royal Observatory in Edinburgh manned the mobile Planetarium (see picture) […]