IYA2009 in the UK is now on Twitter! Follow astronomy2009uk to keep up-to-date with everything that's happening around the UK during the International Year of Astronomy.
RAS announce extended IYA2009 grant scheme
The Royal Astronomical Society, responding to the success of their previous IYA2009 grant schemes, have announced that there will be two further grants made available for IYA2009 projects next year, for application by 01 February 2009 and 01 August 2009
This party conference season, the International Year of Astronomy 2009 is represented at each of the three main party conferences in the UK, Liberal Democrats (13 - 17 September 2008), Labour (20 - 24 September 2008) and Conservative (28 September - 01 October 2008).