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

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

See Below re Extra Meeting

See note below re Quiz.

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 October 2016

Targets For November 2016

Targets For December 2016


Next Observing Meeting

Monday 5th December 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

Friday 9th December 2016,

The Inter Society Quiz. Doors open at 19:30 for 20:00 start.

£6 per head to include buffet. Will club members who wish to attend please let the committee know either via the forum or email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

We need numbers as soon as possible please so that we can order the buffet.


As notified at Novembers meeting we will also have a meeting on Monday 19th December. Steve Barrett will give a short talk titled 'The Star of Bethlehem'
Tea, coffee etc and 'Mince Pies'

Usual start time.


Monday 16th January 2017,

Dave Jones - 'Black Holes: The answer to the ultimate question'


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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