Stargazing events planned for January

The Island’s reputation as a prime dark skies site is continuing to build with a series of events planned for January.

The Isle of Man Astronomical Society will be holding three events from January 7th, running over consecutive nights.

It is calling on all budding astronomers, stargazers, planetary explorers and telescope enthusiasts to come along to Onchan Park from 7.00pm.

Mark Henthorne from the society says there's a real interest in the area:

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