When I decided to write this blog I knew what picture I needed to illustrate it. Not the night sky but a location in Blackpool in the North West of England which is where I first went skywatching with LAPIS. At one point the water tower in the picture almost felt like a celestial object as it was always there when you looked up. Happy days with some very good friends. You know who you are!
My introduction to the skywatch came not long after I joined LAPIS. I had a keen in