posterrydeheritageIsland residents and visitors alike are invited to be amazed by an out of this world talk on astronomy presented by Ian Ridpath tonight (Tuesday).

Mr Ridpath, the editor of the Oxford Dictionary of Astronomy and Norton’s Star Atlas, will be presenting ‘Stories of The Stars’, followed by a talk on ‘The Planets’ tomorrow (Wednesday), all taking place at The Orrery in Union Street, Ryde.

The event is being held as a fundraiser for the Ryde District Heritage Centre.

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Tickets are priced at just £5 per evening or £8 for both talks with both events getting underway at 19:00 for a 19:30 takeoff.

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