Hi I'm Jo Richardson and I have had a passion for Astronomy and Space since childhood. I have worked in Public Outreach for many years, covering not only all astronomy events run by Exmoor National Dark Sky Reserve but also those that form part of the BBC Stargazing Live South West.
I am the event co-
I am one of the 50 UK Space Ambassadors and represent the South West, working on behalf of the National STEM Centre and funded by ESERO (European Space Educational Resources Office). I am also a Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society and the British Interplanetary Society.
I have long held the belief that if I manage to inspire just one person to look above them and see the wonders of what lies beyond our planet, then my job has been wholly worthwhile.