About this event :

Sunderland Astronomical Society (SAS) have been invited to participate in the GEEKDOM 2016. on tht 4th December 2016 at the Nissan Sports & Leisure Complex.

A comic-con style event, but not as you know it, promoting total escapism and wonderment across a multitude of genres.

With interactive workshops, displays, exhibits, performances and market style area, there nothing we wont consider to make you say WOW!

First announced Guest HUGH SPIGHT

For the first time in the North East, we are delighted to announce the extremely talented Hugh Spight. Hugh is infamous for his work as a Dalek operator in Doctor Who during the 1980s.

Details are TBC, but here is what we have so far. There may be some solar observing outside and promoting astronomy & the society inside.

So if you have a telescope or not and just want to help out your society, contact: or for more information.

Event Details:

  • Saturday 4th  December 2016
  • 9am – 6pm
  • Nissan Sports & Leisure Complex
  • Free Parking
  • Ticket Event, but event participants will get a pass.
  • SAS Access & Site location details TBC.

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Your host : Martin Kennedy