Starry nights event held in Bakewell

STARGAZERS are being given the chance to shine with informative sessions about the solar system.

The five hour-long talks have been organised between the Peak District National Park Authority and Nottingham Trent University, and are held at Bakewell Town Hall on December 17, between 11am and 4pm. It will include a guided tour of the night sky- using an inflatable planetarium, and demonstrations by the Chesterfield Astronomical Society. The event is free, but tickets must be obtained from the Bakewell Visitor Centre on the day.