Welcome to the Bromsgrove Astronomical Society



Use the menu items to the left to find out more about us, who we are, where and when we meet.

Latest Society news

BAS Calendar Competition 2017

We would like to invite all members to submit a maximum of 3 images for inclusion.  No limit on aspect ratio, we'll crop accordingly however landscape will be preferred.   Please include your full name and object name.   The image can be old or new, imaged via ccd or drawn by hand. The image must be your own work.

Closing Date is Mon 31 Oct 2016 at which point the BAS committee will judge the entries.  Good Luck and any questions please ask.

Heart of England Astronomical Society will be defending their title at this years 2016 Christmas Quiz on Friday 9th Dec.

Check out our 'Other Activities' link for details of our outreach events including our latest contributions at the Hive in Worcester for 'Space Night'

Club member Andrew Butler produces a monthly target list for his own use. He produces it around the 20th of each month when it will then be made available here.

Targets For August 2016

Targets For September 2016

Targets For October 2016


Next Observing Meeting

Monday 7th November 2016, doors open as usual at 19:45.


Observing meetings are held on the first Monday of the month. Bring your telescopes. If not clear then discussion and help as usual inside.


All are welcome.

Next Formal Meeting

Monday 21st November 2016,

Will Gater - 'The Science and Spectacle of the Northern Lights'

Doors open at 19:45 - All are Welcome.

Our gallery contains an increasing number of images taken by our members. Here's one the Rosette Nebula taken by member Rob Dipple.



Visitors always welcome to any of our meetings

We have membership deals to suit most astronomers. Follow the Membership link on the left.

See the left hand menu for link to new BASOC Forum

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