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WDAS is delighted to greet new members!

Observing the Transit of Mercury from William Hulme Grammar School. 09 May 2016
  • Great talks
  • Friendly group
  • Enthusiastic subject experts
  • Visits and observation events
  • Access to Society equipment

For further details – please feel free to attend a society meeting – meetings are usually held on the second Monday of every month (except in August). If you would like to attend a Zoom meeting please email the society at: or contact Phil on 07786 440030

Guests are welcome to attend two meetings for free. Thereafter, you will be asked to join the society as detailed below.

Meetings are held at: Nazarene Theological College, Dene Rd, Didsbury, Manchester M20 2GU. [click here for detailed directions]

Membership is just £25 for the year (and free for under 18’s)

To pay via online banking please use the following:
Account name: West Didsbury Astronomical Society
Bank name: Barclays
Sort code: 20-26-20
Account number: 20557528

Alternatively, you can post a cheque to the treasurer. Details are on the Membership Form which you can download and complete here.

Important – if using online banking please add your name as a reference so that we can identify you for our records. Please also confirm payment via email with your name, email address, geographic location and mobile number here:

As a member you may also wish to join the WDAS ‘WhatsApp’ Observing Group – let us know if you would like to be part of this group.

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This page last updated: Tuesday, 27 June 2023.