Our patron: UK Astronaut Tim Peake

We are very proud that UNSA’s patron is the British and European Space Agency astronaut Tim Peake, who flew to the International Space Station in November 2015 where he lived and worked as a scientist for six months.

As well as being an astronaut Tim is a husband, a father to two young boys and his hobbies include skiing, climbing, running, flying and quantum physics.

This page is your One Stop Window to all the latest news on Tim. Scroll down for all the latest updates from Tim’s Facebook, Flickr, Twitter and YouTube feeds.

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I promised some more book signings coming up soon and here they are! Looking forward to meeting those of you who can make it to Waterstones in Nov. (If you can’t make it there’ll be some more signed copies of the #AstronautSelectionTestBook available online soon). ... See moreSee less

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Dear Tim, I’m a teacher at a school in London. We’d LOVE you to visit us! I was hoping you might consider swinging by when you’re in London on 23rd November? Fingers crossed! Alaine

60 minutes ago

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Come home to Chichester Tim. There’s a Waterstones!

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Please come to chichester Major Tim

30 minutes ago
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Please come to chichester Major Tim

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South coast?

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Danny Morgan the only time I have ever wished I lived down south 😭

1 hour ago

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Do you need tickets or just turn up and queue?

18 minutes ago
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Please could you come to Bath or Bristol? You are on my bucket list to meet! Did I mention please??? 🤗

15 minutes ago
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Please head to the Midlands...Leamington Spa ideally x

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Please come to Farnham

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Katie Grace.. Tim in Cambridge 22nd Nov...you could get Harrison a signed copy for Christmas...!??? 😲

1 minute ago
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Will you be coming to Sussex this time??

1 hour ago
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Shame they're all London way

1 hour ago
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Tim - please come further North 😊

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Di Hollingsworth shame not anywhere near us....north and south west! x

55 minutes ago
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Fernando Corona Jnr ?

34 minutes ago
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Rich Liddle

1 hour ago
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Tim Peake shared CBBC's video.

CBBC
You don't need more #MondayMotivation than this! Fabulous poem from Longfella: Poet Tony Walsh celebrating last week's #BluePeter 60th birthday, it all seems like yesterday...
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“Do you remember who you were back then? Your plans, your hopes, your dreams…” 💙⛵️ Longfella: Poet Tony Walsh's magnificent celebration of Blue Peter will give you goosebumps. Have a listen ❤️👂

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Thank you! Blue Peter shaped my life. This poem says it all.

4 hours ago

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Hi Tim I remember watching blue peter when I was younger great Poem explains it all really I know we all talk about all the programmes we watched when we were little now we are really showing our age 😀😎

4 hours ago   ·  2
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Brought tears to my eyes.

2 hours ago   ·  1
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That was absolutely brilliant and spot on. Thank you.

2 hours ago
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Inspiring & a reminder about the wonder that surrounds children. Loved this.

17 minutes ago
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Judi....watch this, it’s lovely x

8 hours ago

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Brilliant poetic memory just says it all

26 minutes ago
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Watch this Steve Churchill.😁

2 hours ago
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Which Blue peter pet was yours Tim? Mine Shep

3 hours ago
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This is so inspirational. Why did it make me cry? It's a must watch! 😊

7 hours ago   ·  1
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Brilliant. Spotted you there!

37 minutes ago
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Lucy Robinson you will like this, is says everything.x

4 hours ago
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Brilliant

8 hours ago
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Beautiful! Sharing.

5 hours ago
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Thank you. X

9 hours ago
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Mark Andrews Mary Andrews heres the poet from Manchester again!

9 hours ago
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Sharon Lawton

6 hours ago
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Anna Harshbarger Phillipa Collett

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