About UK Astro Show

The International Astronomy Show really is a show by two astronomers for astronomers, both passionate to bring you a show to remember.

Meet Our Speakers

IAS2019 again bring you a world class two day lecture programme, Find out more details on our speakers for the 2019 show on the drop down menu.


IAS2019 Event 15th – 16th November 2019

Friday 15th November 9.00am – 5.00pm

Saturday 16th November 9.00am – 5.00pm

This years IAS2019 event.

  • IAS2019

  • Is easily accessible from the major road and motorway networks
  • Car Parking

  • 30,000 free all day parking spaces next to the show arena
  • Restaurant

  • large attractive 250 seat restaurant serving hot food and drinks all day
  • Kids Go Free

  • Under 16 free day admission when accompanied with a paying adult 

Graham and Martin have been long time personal friends and both share a passion for Astronomy and in particular Astro Imaging, they have joined forces together for many years at Kelling Heath Spring and Autumn Star Parties, Imaging under the rural skies of North Norfolk.

Graham and Martin are both well known throughout the Astronomy community to traders and fellow Astronomers alike. So joining forces to bring you The International Astronomy Show really is a show by two Astronomers for Astronomers, both passionate to bring you a  Show to remember.

All Images entered in the competition will be streamed in a slide show live at The International Astronomy Show over the 2 day event. The winners will be annnounced on the IAS Website, and used on Facebook and Twitter  and will include the images with full credits, and by entering the competition you agree to this use.

There will be one unrestricted age group for all entrants. There will only be one First, Second ,Third and runner up places across all categories. All images must be your own original work, and be copyright owned by you. Subject matter is entirely your own choice, this can be Planets, Stars, Constellations, sunsets/sunrise, moon, solar, deep sky, there will be no winners for each subject section, all entrants will have equal chance of winning whether it be a 20 hour deep sky image or a hand held moon shot.

Come  meet and chat with Martin and Graham live at the following 2019 events.


Practical Astronomy Show 9th March 2019

SPA Convention, Cambridge  30 March 2019.

Kelling Heath Star party, 4th to 7th April 2019.

Kelling  Heath Star Party, 25th to 29th September  2019.

Lecture Programme at a glance


Paul Fellows                            10.00am        11.00am

Peter Jenkins                          11.15am          12.15pm

Peter J Williamson FRAS        1.00pm           2.00pm

Dr Andreea Font                     2.15pm           3.15pm

Dr Stuart Clark                       3.30pm          4.30pm



Paul Money                              10.00am          11.00am

Damian Peach                           11.15am           12.15pm

Dr Dimitri Veras                         1.00pm            2.00pm

Prof Hilary Downes                    2.15pm             3.15pm

Prof Andrew Blain                      3.30pm            4.30pm

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