Member Trips

Winchester 2022

BAA Winchester Weekend 2022 Apr 8 – 2022 Apr 10 A grand total of 16 members from CMHASD attended the weekend and a good time was had by all.  There was observing on both nights too and a superb presentation to the BAA by 2 CMHASD members. Below is some...

Kelling Heath Star Party Spring 2019

4 Members and 2 ex-Members travelled to the Kelling Heath Star Party, this star party has notoriously poor weather, but on this occasion we were blessed with reasonable views on Wednesday night and clear skies from dusk ’till dawn on Thursday Night, Friday...

BAA Winchester Weekend 2016

1st to 3rd April 2016. A total of 10 members of CMHASD attended the 50th BAA Winchester Weekend meeting this year & members enjoyed a weekend of good food, company, lectures, walks and some solar observing. John Mason had members in stitches on Saturday afternoon...

Kelling Heath Spring Star Party 2015

Kelling Heath Spring Star Party 2015 Six members of CMHASD attended the Kelling Heath Spring star party this year and a jolly good time was had by all. Highlights and funny moments of the trip include; a banjo, a snake, a rubber egg (you will have to ask the members...

Jodrell Bank visit 2013

Several CMHASD members joined members of the Orpington Astronomical Society and took a very long trip to Jodrell Bank on the 15th June 2013. Below are a couple of photos and a great presentation put together by member Honor Wheeler of the day. Below is a slide show of...

BAA Chichester Meeting April 2013

Three members of CMHASD attended the BAA Chichester meeting back in April 2013. It was held at the South Downs Planetarium, Chichester and hosted by Dr John Mason MBA of the BAA. Below are a selection of photos taken by member Jim Burchell of that day. [Show...

Summer Outing 2010 – Mullard Space Labs

Set in the Sussex countryside Mullard Space Science Laboratory (MSSL) a world-leading space science laboratory and home to Guilford AS held an open day and we were invited along. 15 members attended the Mullard Space Labs open day hosted by UCL.  It was...