Worthing Astronomical Society was founded in 1965 and is affiliated to the Federation of Astronomical Societies (FAS). Our aims are to :

  • Promote interest in all aspects of astronomy.
  • Encourage observational work.
  • Organise regular meetings with invited guest speakers and reports of members’ practical work.
  • Provide equipment that members may use to develop their interest in astronomy.
  • Provide a focal point for astronomical activity in Worthing and the surrounding area.
  • Provide a channel of communication with other local, regional and national astronomical societies.
  • New members are always at our monthly meetings. Please see the Membership page.
  • Casual visitors are also welcome, a £4.00 fee is charged for this facility

We meet at 19:30-22:00hrs on the 3rd Wednesday of each month (except August) at :

Highdown Room at the Emmanuel United Reformed Church off St Michaels Road, Worthing, West Sussex  MAP