THERE will be a great opportunity to discover the wonders of the night sky in Gargrave on Sunday, March 1.

It won't be outside, however, but in the comfort of Gargrave Village Hall when Skipton Town Hall on Tour brings the the Cosmos Planetarium to Gargrave as part of the Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival.

The Cosmos Planetarium offers people the chance to discover the wonders of the night sky in a state-of-the-art, 360 degrees, immersive multi-media theatre experience.

Tickets, which are £6 each, include a 20 to 30-minute show in the Planetarium, followed by the chance to try out a virtual reality headset and take part in 'cosmic crafts'.

There are three different shows to choose from, 'Ted’s Space Adventure', which is best for under fives, 'We Are Aliens' and 'Capcom Go! The Apollo Story.'

Ted’s Space Adventure is showing at 10am, 12noon and 2.30pm. We Are Aliens is showing at 10.30am, 1pm and 3pm. Capcom Go! is on at 11.15am and 1.45pm.

Booking is essential, at:, by phone on 01756 792809, or at the Box Office at Skipton Information and Visitor Centre, Coach Street, Skipton.

Skipton Town Hall is currently undergoing a major development and is not due to fully re-open until December.