Jodrell Bank Radio Telescope

A silhouette of the Lovell radio telescope against a backdrop of star trails.
Royal Astronomical Society

Title: Jodrell Bank Radio Telescope


"The square shows the huge Lovell radio Telescope at Jodrell Bank, an internationally renowned landmark in the world of astronomy. It is lit by star trails created by stars, produced during long-exposure photographs and as the hours pass, the stars appear to move. In reality it is the earth that is moving!"

Maker: Anne Evans, Engineer

Techniques used: Machine embroidery and applique with hand embroidered embellishments