Pupils should plan to arrive at the school by approximately 1.30 pm and proceedings should be finished by approximately 3.00 pm. Parking will be available in the School Grounds, or alternatively in the Planetarium Car Park just across the road.
Teachers and pupils who would like to attend should contact Mr Warren Fowles, The Royal School, College Hill Armagh. Tel.: 028-3752-2807; e-mail: sfowles830royalschool.armagh.ni.sch.uk.
The title and abstract of Professor Peter W.J.L. Brand's lecture are:
All schools attending are invited to produce a wiki on any aspect of astronomy. Book tokens to the value of 50, 30 and 20 pounds will be awarded respectively as First, Second and Third prizes for these wikis, subject to a sufficient standard of entry being reached. Judges will be members of the Armagh Observatory and Royal School Armagh staff. The web address of the wiki together with a username and password must be e-mailed to: sfowles830royalschool.armagh.ni, to reach the School by 5.00 p.m. on Thursday 13th November at the latest.
For more information on the wiki competition, please contact Mr Warren Fowles at the Royal School Armagh, Tel.: 028 3752 2807; e-mail: sfowles830royalschool.armagh.ni.
For more information on the 2008 Robinson Lecture, see here.
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