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The Journal of the British Astronomical Association, 2016 December

Volume 126, Number 6

Next year’s comets, the final resting place of Rosetta, a Europe-wide occultations symposium, a remarkable and ingenious historical telescope... this could be the most varied issue of the Journal yet..

Contents

329
Front cover
330
Contents
331
Notes and news
331
From the President
Jeremy Shears
331
Nick James
332
Death of Prof Klim Ivanovich Churyumov
Nick James
333
John Rogers
334
Solar Section update
Lyn Smith
336
From the Journal archive
John Chuter
337
James Dawson
338
Auroral activity 2016 Aug 01 - Oct 20
Sandra Brantingham
339
Noctilucent clouds from 2007 to 2016
Ken Kennedy
340
Paul G. Abel
341
Janice McClean
342
The ‘2016 Great Planetary Observers’ Appulse
Jeremy Shears & James Dawson
343
Martin Mobberley
355
Richard McKim
361
René Bourtembourg & Jean Meeus
362
Simon White
364
Martin J. F. Fowler
368
Centenaries for 2017
Barry Hetherington
370
Observers' Forum
370
Callum Potter
371
Tim Haymes
373
Jonathan Shanklin
375
John Toone
379
‘Stars: Theory, Physics and Effects’ – the 2016 Autumn Weekend
Alan Dowdell
379
BAA Update
380
The 2016 BAA Awards & Medals
382
Commission for Dark Skies: ALAN goes to Transylvania
Bob Mizon
383
Peter Terence Grego (1965 - 2016)
Paul Stephens & Bill Leatherbarrow
384
The 50th BAA Winchester Weekend
Ann Davies
386
John Armitage (1945 − 2015)
R.A. Marriott
388
Brian Mills
388
Stargazing: a beginner’s guide to astronomy, by Radmila Topalovic & Tom Kerss
Reviewed by Martin Edmonds
390
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