Observatory Open Night!

The telescope in the Tower Top Dome is open to the public!


Engineers Week for Primary School

PRIMARY SCHOOLS ONLY – Be a Brainbox! Workshops


Hubble explores the origins of modern galaxies

Astronomers see true shapes of galaxies 11 billion years back in time


Galaxy snacks on nearby gas!

Feeding Galaxy Caught in Distant Searchlight


Smart Phone Astronomy Apps


Apps to enhance your astronomy; impress all around as you name each star you see!

365 Days of Astronomy


Dr Niall Smith and Colm Ryan discussing new uses for old radio dishes!

BCOlabs launches new weather station at the Castle


Accurately measuring the weather is an important task at any observatory – the current local meteorological state has a major impact on our ability to observe

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