Royal Sussex Lodge No 402 has donated £600 to Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society (MSAS). This donation is specifically for educational outreach in Astronomy for Beavers, Brownies, Cubs, Scouts and local schools, which Sherwood Observatory has been actively carrying out for many years.
W Bro Richard Field (Right) is Worshipful Master of Royal Sussex Lodge and a proud member of Mansfield and Sutton Astronomical Society:
“We are intending to build a Planetarium and Science Centre using a Victorian reservoir on our site. We have £2.25M in grant towards this and are busy raising more.”
Also pictured are W Bro Alistair MacDiarmid (Centre), treasurer of Royal Sussex Lodge, presenting the cheque for £600 to Robert Dawes, Chairman of MSAS.