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Welcome to HERAS  2022/23

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Dr. Michael Martin-Smith, former President of HERAS, greets our final speaker for the 2014/15 season, Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell.

Professor Brad Gibson, director of the E. A. Milne Centre for Astrophysics at Hull University, speaking to us in 2018.

Prof. Ian Morison, Emeritus Gresham Professor of Astronomy, telling us ‘The Story of Jodrell Bank’ in March 2018

Dr. Chris Arridge of Lancaster University, talking about ‘Exploring the Solar System With Robots’ in February 2019.

Peter Rea, of the Cleethorpes Astronomy Society, speaking on ‘We Choose to Go To The Moon – Personal Recollections Of The First Moon Landing’ in September 2019.

Rod Hine, MA (cantab) MIEE MBCS, speaking on ‘My Favourite Dishes’ (radio astronomy!) in September 2021… the first ‘live’ meeting after the Covid-19 lockdowns.