This is how to become a lockdown astronomer and what to look out for in the night sky
It’s never been a better time to turn your gaze heavenwards as the pollution clears from the skies making the view crystal clear.
Plus, they haven’t actually banned looking outside yet, or eyes, so this can all still be achieved, even in lockdown.
We asked amateur astronomical association chairman Paul Fellows for a lesson about the best sights to look out for in the night sky with the naked eye or, at a push, a pair of binoculars.
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