Goodbye Belfast- Hello Hatfield!
Professor Silk being presented by the President, Professor Rowan-Robinson,with the Society's Gold Medal at the RAS National Astronomy Meeting (NAM) in Belfast on April 3. The Belfast NAM has set new standards for the organisers of the 2009 Meeting. With over 650 delegates this was the biggest ever NAM.
To catch up with press releases and, if you weren't there, what happened click onto the NAM web site or the NAM Blog ( and listen to a podcast of the Community Session which discussed the STFC Funding Crisis).
The 2009 RAS NAM, a joint meeting with the European Astronomical Society, will be at the University of Hertfordshire between 19-24 April.