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 September M57 Ring Nebula; Nova in M31
 August Barnard's Star
 April M97
 March M31 nova; supernova in ngc3362; ngc3079; ngc2841
 February Moon; Flare star Rosino 66; nova in Monoceros; M42 LRGB; M1 Crab Nebula; 3 asteroids

 January M31 nova AT2018jasM31 nova AT2019agt
2018   December AT 2018 jib in M31; M31 nova AT2018jas photometry; 46P Wirtanen; Moon; M42; ngc5139 
 November IC1805 Heart nebula; ngc 281 Pacman nebula; Possible nova in M31; asteroid (48601) 1995 BL

 October Novae in M31; Helix Nebula; Asteroid Jablunka
 July Barnard's star; ngc6823
 June Object in M31; supernova SN 2018cow; nova in Scutum
 May Nova in Perseus V392 Per; M51; M109; M108; ngc2787; ngc3079; ic2574; ngc2403; M82; M106; M17 Scottish Islands and Highlands
 April Nova in Perseus
 February Asteroid 2018 BC flyby; Dwarf nova in Lepus
 January M31 AT 2017ixr, AT 2017ixs;
recurrent nova M31N 2008-12a; M42; asteroid 4435 Holt;
Nova in Musca
2017   December Two mysteries in M31  
   November Nova discovery in M31  
 October  Portugal Douro River trip
   September Nova discovery in M31; another nova in M31
   July Lagoon nebula, M8; Barnard's star  
   April Moon; galaxy M95; Tarantula nebula ngc2070; Flaming Star Nebula IC405; ngc3338; ngc3324  
   March Carina nebula, ngc3372; IC410 'Tadpoles'; Flaming Star Nebula IC405 ; ngc2903 barred galaxy; M105; ngc3384; ngc3389  
   February Orion nebula M42; Tarantula nebula ngc2070; Omega Centauri cluster ngc5139; Venus  
   January Asteroid (206509) 2003 UX124; Asteroid (101742) 1999 FO7; Centaurus A galaxy, ngc 5128; nova in M31; Venus  
 2016  December Nova in M33; Novae in M31; Pleiades M45  
   November Novae in M31; Supermoon; Milky Way; Supernova AT2016ino  
   October Asteroid 2000 SE311  
 September Nova Delphini 2013; Novae in M31  
 August Perseid meteors; Star trails; M31 novae; Barnard's Star  
 July Sun and sunspots  
   May Jupiter; Transit of Mercury, Moon  
   April Hubble Deep Field; Supernova in ngc3631  
 March M81; Sirius; M96  
 February M42 Orion nebula; nova in M31  
   January M33 and nova; M31; Orion Nebula M42  
 2015  December Nova M31 2015-11c; nova in M33  
   November Nova in M31; M31, Nova discovery in M31 2015-11c  
   October Nova in M31; asteroid 2015 TB145  
   September ngc6946 Fireworks Galaxy; Moon; SWB-111 Propellor Nebula  
 August Barnard's Star; ngc6946 Fireworks Galaxy  
 July M57 Ring nebula  
   May The Sun, Sunspots  
 April Jupiter; The Sun, Sunspots; M104 Sombrero galaxy; the Moon Robin: Sundog
   March 2004 BL86 asteroid; The Sun and sunspots; Solar eclipse  
   February 2004 BL86 asteroid; Horse Head Nebula; Nova in M31  
   January C/2014 Q2 comet Lovejoy; 2004 BL86 asteroid  
 2014  December ngc7008 Fetus nebula; M33  
   November Pelican Nebula  
   October Moon; SH2-112  
   September SH2-155 Cave Nebula; SH2-112; ngc7000; M31 Squirrel
   August Pluto; M16 Eagle nebula; Cocoon nebula IC5146; Comet Jacques C/2014 E2: SH2-155 Cave Nebula Small Tortoiseshell
   July Barnard's Star; Cocoon nebula IC5146 ; M16 Eagle Nebula: Albireo double star  
   June Saturn  
   May Supernova in M82; M101; Supernova in M106  
   April Moon, Supernova in M82; M101  
   March M82 supernova; ngc 2261 Hubble's Variable Nebula; ic2177 Seagull Nebula; Jupiter; Moon  
   February M82 supernova  
   January M31 Andromeda galaxy; Supernova SN 2014J in M82; HorseHead nebula; Campo Del Cielo meteorite  
2013  December M31 Andromeda galaxy; Half Moon; Comet Lovejoy C/2013 R1  
   November ngc7635 Bubble Nebula; Comet Lovejoy C/2013 R1; Comet Ison C/2012 S1; M31 Andromeda galaxy  
   October IC1395 Elephant Trunk nebula; Moon in O filter  
   September ngc7380 Wizard nebula; Moon in O filter  
   August Vega; Supernova in M74 2013ej; Uranus; ngc6888 Crescent nebula; Nova in Delphinus; Neptune  
   July Barnard's star; Iridium flare; Comet Lemmon C/2012 L6; Moon  
   June Comet Panstarrs; M13 globular cluster; Moon  
   May Comet ISON, ngc4725; Panstarrs, M57, RX Lyrae  
   April Comet Panstarrs; Supernova in M65; M82 with Ha; Panstarrs in Ha, ngc7822 Lake District
   March Comet Ison; IC443 Jellyfish nebula; C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS)  
   February NGC 2024 Flame nebula, Barnard 33 Horsehead, C/2012 S1 comet Ison; M1 Crab Nebula; Asteroid 2012 D14; IC443 Jellyfish  
   January Horsehead nebula; Comet ISON  
   2012  December M31 Andromeda galaxy; ngc1499 California nebula; M74 galaxy;  
   November M31 Andromeda Galaxy; ngc7331; Stephan's Quintet; M42 - Orion Nebula  
   October ngc6888 Crescent nebula; nova; LDN889; M31  
   September ngc6995 Veil nebula; asteroid 2012 QG42; Crescent nebula ngc6888; Andromeda galaxy M31;  
   August No astronomy - poor weather!  Olympic Athletics
   July Testing the William Optics 132, M13, M57, ngc7000, Pelican Nebula  Sunbow and Sundog
   May Solar astronomy  
   April M95 supernova  
   March Moon; Rosette nebula; M95 supernova; NGC2174 Monkey Head Nebula; ngc2264 Cone Nebula  
   February M35, ngc2518  
 2011  October ngc6781 in Aquila; ngc6960 - Veil Nebula  
   September Supernova in M101; M57 - Ring Nebula, RX Lyrae variable; IC5070 - Pelican Nebula; M27 - Dumbbell nebula  
   August M51 - supernova; M57 - ring nebula; C/2009 P1 - comet Garradd; M27 - Dumbbell nebula; Supernova in M101  
   July M51 - Supernova; M31 - Nova; Abell2065 - galaxy cluster  Chameleon
   June M63 - Sunflower galaxy; M51 - Supernova; Barnard's Star; Asteroid 2011MD; Abell39 - planetary nebula  
   May M84, M86 plus other Virgo galaxies - Markarian's Chain; M87 plus jet; M51 Whirlpool galaxy  
   April M82 - Bode's Nebula; ngc 2403; Mosaic of M81 and M82;
ngc 2392 - Eskimo nebula; M65, M66, NGC3628 - Leo Triplet
   March M1 - Crab Nebula, M45 - Pleiades, Asteroid Arachne, M81 - Bode's galaxy; Perseus Double Cluster  
   February M31 - scope modification  
 2010      October
   September M57 - Ring Nebula  Dagger Moth Caterpillar
   August M27 - Dumbbell Nebula, M57 - Ring Nebula, M13 Globular Cluster, M92 - Globular Cluster  
   July M13 - Globular cluster, M57 - Ring Nebula  July
   June M51 - Whirlpool galaxy, M81 - Bode's galaxy, M13 - Globular Cluster, Barnard's star  Street lighting
   May Nova - Pegasus; M57 - Ring Nebula  
   April M35 - Cluster, M65, M66, NGC3628 - Leo Triplet  
   February NGC1977 - Running Man Nebula, M1 - Crab Nebula  
   January M42 - Orion nebula; Distance to Mars  
2009  November M27 - Dumbbell nebula, Nova in Eridanus  
   October NGC7000 - North America nebula  
   September Neptune, Veil Nebula, NGC6960 and NGC6992   September Squirrel visitor
   August NGC7000 - North America nebula  
   June M13 - Globular Cluster, M57 - Ring Nebula, Barnard's Star  
   May M5 - Globular Cluster  
   April M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, Moon, supernova 2009dd  
   March Comet Lulin, M65, M66, NGC3628 - Leo Triplet, M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy  
Sundog, Lenticular clouds
   January M38 - Open Cluster, M42 - Orion Nebula, Alnitak, NGC 2024 - Flame Nebula, Betelgeuse, Bellatrix, Moon, Horsehead Nebula, M1 - Crab Nebula, M45 - Pleiades, NGC2244 - Rosette nebula  
2008  December Occultation Moon/Venus, Uranus, Moon, Neptune  
   November Libration of the Moon, M1 - Crab Nebula, Uranus, Neptune November
   October M45 - Pleiades, M31 - Andromeda, M33 - Triangulum Galaxy, Star motion, Image Stacking, M57 reworked, NGC891 in Andromeda October
   September Perseus Double Cluster, M31 - Andromeda, NGC7662 - Blue Snowball nebula, NGC404  
   August NGC7331 in Pegasus, NGC6826 in Cygnus  August
   July M57 - Ring nebula, M27 - Dumbbell nebula, M15 - Globular Cluster, Moon, NGC7331, light pollution  July
   June M5 - Globular Cluster, M13 - Globular Cluster , M57 - Ring nebula, M27 - Dumbbell nebula, First autoguided image, Lyra widefield, Cygnus widefield, Iridium flare, Aquila widefield, Asteroid Juno  June
   May Leo Triplet, Asteroid Astraea, Asteroid Daphne  May
   April Celestial Pole  April
   February Moon, M42 - Orion nebula  
2007      August