30
OCT
2016

Exmoor Astronomy Adventures from West Withy Farm

Stepping outside on a clear moonless night at West Withy Farm is an astronomer’s dream. Look up from the farm’s grounds on the eastern side of Exmoor and your eyes are bathed in ancient starlight from many thousands of distant suns. The absence of streetlights and the care
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28
MAR
2016

April 2016 is Exmoor Dark Sky Month at Lynmouth Pavilion

April 2016 is Exmoor Dark Sky Month at the Exmoor National Park Centre in Lynmouth. Throughout April Lynmouth Pavilion are running promotions and activities to highlight Exmoor’s dark sky resource to residents and visitors. Highlights for the month include: Thursday 14 April: Ex
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30
NOV
2014

Exmoor Dark Skies Exhibition at Lynmouth Pavilion in December

This December experience Exmoor’s Dark Skies like never before at the Dark Starry Skies exhibition at the Lynmouth Pavilion in Lynmouth, North Devon. The exhibition, which runs from 1st December 2014 to 31st December 2014, features a thought-provoking blend of art, film, story,
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04
SEP
2014

Exmoor Dark Skies by Seb Jay

On 2nd September 2014 my first stargazing book was officially launched. Exmoor Dark Skies: Our Window into a Universe of Fragile Starlight published by Halsgrove Publishing explores the wonders of the night sky from inside Europe’s first International Dark Sky Reserve on Exmoor
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02
MAY
2014

Exmoor Stargazing Event on 17 May 2014

Dark Sky Telescope Hire in association with Exmoor National Park Authority are running an Exmoor Stargazing Event on Saturday 17th May 2014. Weather permitting, we will be at the County Gate Car Park off the A39 between Lynmouth and Porlock (grid reference SS 79326 48628) from 10pm un
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26
JAN
2014

Stargazing Events on Exmoor in 2014

To celebrate Exmoor’s dark skies a number of stargazing events are being organised across Exmoor in 2014. Stargazing Weekend at the Yarn Market Hotel in Dunster From Friday January 31st to Saturday 2nd February the Yarn Market Hotel in Dunster are holding a stargazing weekend. A
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21
JAN
2014

Exmoor Dark Skies Talk at the Lynmouth Pavilion Thurs 23 Jan 2014

Lynmouth Pavilion in Exmoor have kindly invited myself and Ian Mabbutt from West Withy Farm to present a talk on Exmoor’s dark skies this Thursday 23rd January at 7pm. We’ll be in the Pavilion theatre for the presentation, and then hopefully outside with telescopes at the
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