Watch out for Friday’s eclipse over Bedfordshire

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To co-incide with the first day of Spring a Solar Eclipse will be taking place this Friday, which will hopefully be seen as a partial eclipse in the UK.

The eclipse will be up to 88% darkness in Bedfordshire, with maximum eclipse occuring at 9:31am local time.

Timeline of events during eclipse:

8:25am – Partial Eclipse begins

9:31am – Maximum Eclipse

10:41am – Partial Eclipse ends

But be careful how you watch it, do not look at the sun with the naked eye or any other optical aid.

Be safety aware, but send us your pictures of the rare event. Email