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Popular Astronomy Magazine - July-August 2016
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Patron: Professor Sir Arnold Wolfendale, FRS, 14th Astronomer Royal

Officers of the Society

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President

 
Prof. Tim O'Brien

Prof. Tim O'Brien


Vice President

 
Prof. Ian Robson

Prof. Ian Robson


 
Robin Scagell

Robin Scagell

Email: robin@popastro.com

Secretary

 
Guy Fennimore

Guy Fennimore

36 Fairway, Keyworth, Nottingham NG12 5DU
Email: secretary@popastro.com

Membership Secretary

 
Ian Papworth

Ian Papworth

Email: membership@popastro.com

Treasurer

 
Dr Helen Walker

Dr Helen Walker


Publicity Officer

 
Dr Megan Argo

Dr Megan Argo

Email: publicity@popastro.com

Popular Astronomy Editor

 
Dr Amanda Doyle

Dr Amanda Doyle

Email: editor@popastro.com

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Web Master

Email: webmaster@popastro.com

Council

 
Prof. Ian Morison

Prof. Ian Morison


 
Dr. Margaret Penston

Dr. Margaret Penston


 
Paul Sutherland

Paul Sutherland


 
Barry Turvey

Barry Turvey


 

Dr Amanda Doyle


 

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