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Corporate Induction & Star Tips for Profit Workshop

  • 19 Mar 2018
  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • North Pennines Observatory at Allenheads
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  • Free of charge for Corporate Member

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Hosted by the North Pennines Observatory in partnership with Visit Allen Valleys, the event is open to all existing and potential corporate members of the North Pennines Observatory together with members of local tourism associations.

As well as finding out how the observatory works, attendees will take part in a ‘Star Tips for Profit’ workshop delivered by Richard Darn. The workshop aims to better equip businesses to take advantage of the growing interest in dark skies tourism and will cover;

·         Why dark skies are so important and the problem of light pollution

·         What the various designations mean

·         What astro tourism is and how businesses are benefiting

·         Making your business dark sky friendly

·         What equipment to provide

·         Useful apps and aids to observing

·         A crash course in star gazing

The cost for the workshop is just £10 (free for all existing corporate members) and includes a light buffet. Anyone wishing to join as a corporate member may do so on the day with their £10 going towards the £50 corporate membership fee. The benefits of Corporate Membership can be found here.

 

Richard Darn  has appeared on BBC Sky at Night and Stargazing Live and has numerous TV and radio appearances to his credit. Aside from his extensive dark sky work, he is an award winning media consultant who has worked for a wide range of high profile national clients.

Remember to wrap up warm, wear appropriate footwear and to bring a torch to see your way back to your car. DIRECTIONS

Pre-registration is required to attend this event because capacity at the Observatory is limited.

Copyright Allen Valleys Enterprise Limited 2017

The North Pennines Observatory is owned and operated by Allen Valleys Enterprise Limited, a volunteer-run Community Benefit Society

The Observatory runs events for members, open events for non-members and is available for private bookings

All enquiries about the Observatory should be directed to AVEL on the Allen Valley Landscape Partnership phone number: 01434 683517

Allen Valleys Enterprise Ltd Allendale Village Hall, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9PR 

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