Other Websites of Interest

Links to Useful Sites Submitted by Our Members

Links to Other Websites

Please note that whilst Hampshire Astronomical Group do make every attempt to ensure that they link to reputable sites offering good information, Hampshire Astronomical Group is not responsible for the content or reliability of any websites linked to from its site, and cannot accept liability for any damage or loss arising from reliance on such websites.  Links to third party information should not be taken as endorsement of any kind.

We cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and we have no control over the availability of the linked pages.

Federation of Astronomical Societies

The Federation of Astronomical Societies aims to be a body of societies united in their attempts to help each other find the best ways of working for their common cause of creating a fully successful astronomical society.


A website run by Greg Piepol who has provided us with great pictures of the Sun, and assisted us with advice when purchasing Solar Equipment.

University of Portsmouth

We share an excellent relationship with Portsmouth University, who use our facilities and knowledge as part of some of their Astronomy related courses.

Portsmouth and District Physical Society

Lectures for the general public interested in science. The speakers are authorities in their subjects with national/international reputations but are good communicators. The lectures are on varied topics and usually include one on astronomy or cosmology.

Campaign for Dark Skies

The CfDS aims to preserve and restore the beauty of the night sky by campaigning against excessive, inefficient and irresponsible lighting that shines where it is not wanted nor needed.

South Downs Planetarium

The South Downs Planetarium is a registered educational charity, which is run by a small team of experienced and dedicated volunteers.

LPOD Lunar Photo Of The Day

A website by Charles A. Wood with some fantastic lunar photography. Although the daily photos stopped around January 2015, this website still contains an archive of impresssive images.

SAGAS - The Southern Area Group of Astronomical Societies

The Southern Area Group of Astronomical Societies provides a forum where representatives of Astronomical Societies from the South of England can meet to share best practice and discuss items of mutual interest or concern.

Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

The South of England's hands-on interactive science and technology centre. Plus the UK's largest capacity digital Planetarium!

Solar System Exploration (NASA)

"Solar System Expoloration" is a 3-D environment full of real NASA mission data. Explore the cosmos from your computer.

Dark Sky Discovery

The UK Dark Sky Discovery partnership is a network of national and local astronomy and environmental organisations.

National Astronomy Week 2014 (NAW2014)

National Astronomy Week ("NAW") is planning to celebrate Jupiter, the largest planet in the Solar System. Jupiter will reach its highest point in the sky for many years in early March.

International Year of Astronomy 2009 UK Portal

A website that celebrated the International Year of Astronomy in 2009 - it still contains a lot of current and useful information..

Telescope 400

A major event which was held at Syon Park on Sunday 26th July 2009: A commemoration of  Thomas Harriot (1560 - 1621)

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Member's Websites

Steve Knight & Phil Reed - www.krccdimaging.co.uk

Roger Dymock - www.britastro.org/projectalcock

Steve Broadbent - sebastro.homeip.net