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Northumberland's 'Dark Sky' bid

The Northumberland National Park, Kielder Water & Forest Park Development Trust and Kielder Observatory Astronomical Society are to apply to the International Dark Skies Association to get Dark Sky Park status.

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Northumberland's Dark Sky Park

A large area of the north is bidding to become the largest Dark Sky Park in Europe.

It could boost tourism in Northumberland, along with other benefits.

Duncan Wise, the Dark Sky Project leader, spoke to Pam and Ian.

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