Argyll’s first Dark Sky Discovery Site at The Putechan in Bellochantuy in Kintyre – along with West Kintyre Stargazers – has been featured on BBC Radio Scotland’s ‘Out Of Doors’ programme – aired live this morning [17th November] at 6.30 am.
The programme is repeated at 11.05am tomorrow, Sunday 18th November and you can hear the programme online at the Radio Scotland website.
West Kintyre Stargazers’ programme of events for 2012 is complete and features:
- Dr Alec MacKinnon on Sunday 25th November – giving a talk on our own star, The Sun.
- Chris O’Kane will give a talk on Sunday 16th December, on The Pharaoh, the Stars and a God called Horakhti.
- In February 2013 Douglas Cooper will be talking on Astrophotography
The place, the possibilities and the programme are all attractive stuff. For further information on these and future events and to book places, please visit the West Kintyre Stargazers website here.