July 13, 2020

Jane is super excited to confirm that although the two New Scientist Discovery Tours to Prague were 'Covid-19 victims' this year, they are scheduled to go ahead in 2021 and she is delighted to escort both tours.

The theme: Kepler: Music of the Spheres. Guests will walk in the hallowed footsteps of the great mathematician and astronome...

July 13, 2020

Well, Covid-19 couldn't keep Jane and radio presenter, Tony Williams, down! Their monthly round-up of things astronomical took the form of a phone-in. Subjects discussed were the wonderful transit of the planet Venus through the Hyades open cluster in the constellation of Taurus the Bull, the fabulous July oppositions of Saturn and Jupiter and some...

April 13, 2020

Jane recently interviewed Dr Beth Healey for BBC Sky at Night. Beth is a Medical Research Doctor and recently spent 14 months living in extreme isolation in Antarctica, surely one of the most remote outposts on planet Earth. In our current uncertain times, and with so many people globally forced into self-isolation, Beth offers some very useful tip...

February 21, 2020


a presentation by

Jane Green FRAS

Saturday 14 November 2020


After the success of Jane's last visit to the South East Kent Astronomical Society, when she talked about the Parkes Radio Telescope, aka 'The Dish', Jane is delighted to accept yet another invitation to return.

This time she will share her recent visit to the Ar...

February 21, 2020


Friday 7 February 2020




Jane Green FRAS

'Very many thanks for the most interesting, exhilarating and mind blowing talk you gave us on Friday. I haven’t stopped telling my family about it

and I’m sure I’m now boring them!'

Linda Ives

Events Organiser

February 2, 2020


Saturday 1 February 2020

A sell-out evening of stargazing

with a

presentation by

Jane Green FRAS


A fantastic evening heightened by wondrous clear skies!

Audience feedback:

'Dear Jane, I had to write to tell you how much myself and my three children enjoyed your presentation at Sheffield Park this evening. There is of...

January 16, 2020

Uckfield FM's resident astronomer, Jane Green, joined presenter, Tony Williams, to discuss discuss one particular stellar nomenclature, Canis Major not withstanding! They also shared the possible origin of the Star of Bethlehem in relation to this year's fabulous and unmissable 'Grand Conjunction' of the Sun, Earth, Jupiter and Saturn. With a look...

January 12, 2020

As the invited After Dinner Speaker, Jane will this time share her Finnish adventures in an evening of 'Northern Lights Delights' at the Rathfinny Wine Estate. A gorgeous three course meal, with copious Cradle Valley wine, will contribute to what will be another hugely successful evening nestled in the perfect surroundings of the United Kingdom's l...

January 6, 2020

Jane joined Emily Jeffery for some lively discussion about Babylonian astronomers and the possible origins of the Star of Bethlehem. She also shared the other exciting celestial events happening in 2020. So much to look forward to! Happy New Year!

December 21, 2019

Uckfield FM's resident astronomer, Jane Green, joined presenter, Tony Williams, to discuss January's penumbral lunar eclipse, comet C/2017 T2 PanSTARRS, the Great Orion Nebula and the imminent Quadrantids meteor shower, with a few other subjects thrown in for good measure! What a way to end the year!

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