21-24 July 2022 Jodrell Bank Observatory

Bluedot

Journal

Aardman Animations: Wallace & Gromit Modelling Workshops

Aardman Animations are giving you the chance to learn how to make your very own character from Walla…

Full Moon Party: Nyege Nyege Takeover

Moon-struck night owls will be able to enjoy a celestial Full Moon Party in association with four-da…

Full Moon Party: Mixmag Takeover

Moon-struck night owls will be able to enjoy a celestial Full Moon Party in association with on…

Radio Science Orchestra: Music Out of the Moon

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first manned lunar landing and the centenary of the inventi…

Full Moon Party: Inner City Electronic Takeover

Moon-struck night owls will be able to enjoy a celestial Full Moon Party in association with Leeds'&…

Easy Star All-Stars: Dub Side of the Moon

Blending musical versatility, instrumental prowess, beautiful vocal harmonies and a premier rhythm s…

Lunar Loops Lovell Telescope Projections: Illuminos

Lunar Loops celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Moon landings with Jodrell at its heart. Using so…

Chloe Penman: How Britain Won the Space Race

The unlikely story of how one man with some ex-WWII army equipment eventually turned a muddy field i…

Moonwalking – Exploring Afrofuturism

Keisha Thompson curates an afternoon of performances, talks and activities that will journey to the&…

Stems: A Trip to the Moon + Soundtrack to the Stars Live Score

Yorkshire-based clasical-infused art rock collective Stems provide a live soundtrack to the early mo…

Sarah Crowther: Moon, Meteorites and More…

Dr Sarah Crowther is a Research Fellow in the School of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the Univ…

James Burke

The Washington Post has called James Burke: “One of the most intriguing minds in the Western W…

Keisha Thompson: Man on the Moon

Step into a world that uses the language of mathematics, logic and science to explore the Black Brit…

The Lesser Sun

‘The moon just sat there, waiting. For hundreds of thousands of years, we have looked up at th…

Royal Aeronautical Society: Spacecraft Engineering

This year, the Royal Aeronautical Society returns to bluedot to spread the word of Aerospace Enginee…