Annual Meeting 2016

This year our Annual Meeting took place on Saturday the 18th of June 2016 at the Institute of Astronomy in Cambridge, and members can expect the usual meeting report in a future issue of the DSO. We would like to extend our thanks to everyone that helped to make this meeting a success.


We were fortunate to be able offer a range of fascinating topics which were much enjoyed by those present. On behalf of the Webb Deep-Sky Society I would like to thank all our speakers.

10:45–11:30 Owen Brazell is going to tell us about Planning Visual Observing
11:30–12:15 David Ratledge is Chasing the Obscure
14:00–15:00 Prof. Albert Zijlstra on The Evolution of Planetary Nebulae
15:00–15:45 Jon Gale will tell us about Observing Astronomical Asterisms
16:15–17:00 Dr. Rainer Anton to talk about Lucky Imaging of Double Stars

Owen Brazell and David Ratledge have made their presentations available for download as a PDF by clicking the links below.


Thank you to our stall holders for turning up with their wares. I know some visitors went home with lighter wallets as a result.

Thank you to everyone for taking the time to come along. We hope you will join us next year for our 50th anniversary celebrations!