The Society's Committee and Trustees

Office Bearers

Chairman: Paul Jenkins

Secretary: Rhona Fraser

Treasurer: Andrew Brough

Committee Members

Vice-Chair: Arthur Milnes

Observatory Manager: Gerry Gaitens

Programme Secretary: Pat Escott

Membership Secretary: Sharon Lloyd

Webmaster: James Hitchmough

Breakout Group: Paul Jenkins, Pauline Macrae,  Arthur Milnes

Media Sub-Committee:  Pauline Macrae

Observatory Committee

Observatory Manager: Gerry Gaitens

Session Supervisers: Rhona Fraser, Pauline Macrae, Gerry Gaitens, Paul Jenkins, James Hitchmough

Society Specialists

"Society Specialists" are Society members who have a particular interest in a certain field. First enquiries about these subjects will usually be addressed to them. If you would like to become a "Society Specialist" and share your knowledge, please contact the Chairman or Secretary. If you'd like to ask one of them a question by email, please use the Enquiry Form and it will be passed on to them.

Astrophotography: Eric Walker

Children's Group ("Youngstars"): Pauline Macrae

Equipment and Observing Technique: Antony McEwan

Binocular Observing: James Hitchmough

Light PollutionPauline Macrae 

Planets: Pauline Macrae

Solar Observing: Antony McEwan

Variable Stars: Rhona Fraser 

Youth Groups: Pauline Macrae



JSL ObservatoryNext Observing Session
Public & Members Observing

Lunar Session
Fri 23rd Feb

STATUS: ON. Some light cloud forecast but plenty of clear spells.

Further weather update around 19:15.

All welcome. Please observe the advertised start time and ensure white lights are off before entry. See here for upcoming session dates.