The Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) announced this week that only 1 in 50 people enjoys night skies free of light pollution.
Are you one of them? If so, you will still only be able to count less than thirty stars a night.
For those wishing to up their star-gazing experiences, with a guaranteed over 3,000,000 stars on a cloud free night, here is a list of relatively easily accessible ‘Best Night Skies’ destinations. All within a five-hour journey from the UK.