Tag Archives: BBC Stargazing Live 2012

BBC Stargazing Live 2012

Our first Stargazing Live event for 2012 took place on Monday 16th January. Our Moon-themed event was led by Dr Daniel Brown from Nottingham Trent University. Common questions about the Moon were addressed such as the origin of its craters … Continue reading

Posted in Curriculum, Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Handover

Friday January 13th saw the final handover of the building by the contractors, Carter Construction. Despite a number of setbacks over the past few months, the building was completed to deadline, ready for this week’s BBC Stargazing Live events and … Continue reading

Posted in Building, Events | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Is there life on Mars? Join the debate at TLES

We are very pleased to be able to reveal that Dr Lewis Dartnell will be coming to The Long Eaton School on Wednesday, January 18th 2012. He will be giving a talk on the subject of Astrobiology, and this will … Continue reading

Posted in Curriculum, Events | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A lot going on this week

We were visited by a reporter and photographer from the Nottingham Evening Post on Thursday, and their story about the observatory development has now been published in the paper and online Eagle-eyed readers will notice that the photo used in … Continue reading

Posted in Curriculum | Tagged | 1 Comment