Derby and District Astronomical Society

DDAS at Stargazing Live - Thursday 10th January 2013

Photos by Chris Newsome and Arthur Tristram

DDAS members with Stargazing Live presenter Mark Thompson and science historian Dr Allan Chapman in front on the reconstruction of William Herschel's 20 foot telescope at The University of Derby

The real star of the show. Big isn't it?

DDAS member Arthur Tristram in front of the telescope

We brought quite a few telescopes of our own...

Talking shop...

BBC Radio Derby's Andy Potter interviews DDAS secretary Dave Selfe

...and Stargazing Live presenter Mark Thompson

Getting ready for the live broadcast...