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 forย 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 allย 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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Really looking forward to this British Airways flight tonight - weโ€™re going aurora spotting to 63 degrees North with the Aerobility Charity - should be some great views! ... See moreSee less

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I was at 69 degrees last week in Norway. The Aurora were spectacular!

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Our 10 yr old boy and us too enjoyed an English comprehension homework based on your journey to space and your lifetime opportunity #inspirational #thankyou

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My son is really looking forward to seeing you tomorrow in Chichester, he got tickets through Chi High xx

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Are you on flight radar? Happy Aurora spotting ๐Ÿ’•๐Ÿš€โœˆ๏ธ my dream! Hope the skies are good! Wow ๐Ÿ˜ฎ xxx

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You could be rolling round in a pile of sheep-shit and I'd be intrigued .... you grab 'interest' and make it so much more !! Keep doing exactly what you do.

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I can see you at the top of Scotland via Flight Radar! Wish I was on the plane! Hope you have luck spotting the aurora. Look forward to some pictures if you do.x

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The things you people do for the less fortunate โค Have an amazing time! x

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Wish I was you. One thing in life I would love to see. Enjoy. The bag lady who still misses you going over her house. ๐Ÿš€

8 hours ago
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Nice one spaceman, ask the driver if you can have a go. It may be a bit sluggish for you tho'. But hey; keep your hours up. ๐Ÿ˜Ž๐Ÿš€

5 hours ago
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I recognise that mischievous face to the right behind you?! Enjoy gents - an incredible trip for a great charity.

7 hours ago
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[ never has the chance to use BA but i have two bags with the firm

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There have been some amazing pics on Twitter of the Auroras in the last few days. Hope you manage to see one and post some pictures please Tim. Cheers.๐Ÿ˜Š

7 hours ago
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I am sure it's take off power felt very slow ;)

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That sounds really exciting Tim going Aurora spotting enjoy your Aurora spotting Tim as They are Amazing to look at as you took some Amazing pictures of Aurora,s when you were aboard the iss have a safe Trip Guys ๐Ÿš€๐Ÿ›ฉ

8 hours ago
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Skies looking good tonight. Please post some pictures if you see the aurora. We were unlucky in Iceland last weekend. Xx

9 hours ago
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Lisa you need to ring to BA and ask if they could pick you up from EGPE lol.

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My son is obsessed with planes and British airways in particular he would love to see this

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Sally for a split second I genuinely thought this was Jon!! in my head I was like โ€œhow the f*ck did he....oh...โ€!!

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Iceland trip booked hoping to see aurora and really hoping to see it on flight there.....fingers crossed x

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Hope you enjoy it Tim.Was lucky enough to visit York National Railway museum on Saturday to see the tiny capsule and parachute that brought you back to earth,was an awesome experience just seeing it. X

9 hours ago
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Is that Andy Robins on the right?

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Awesome Tim. Can't wait to see you tomorrow in Chichester

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Are they going to let you fly the plane?

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Tell the guy on the left I said hi!!!!

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One step up a ladder for you Tim ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ‘

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Tim Peake shared Chichester High School's post.

Great to be back in #Chichester and visiting my old school this morning. Thanks for a warm welcome and some fun questions!
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What a day @ChiHighSchool today! Former student @astro_timpeake came back to school and spent the morning with our students #delightedtohaveyouback

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OMG, I so wish I could meet you. Sadly no tickets available anywhere And Iโ€™m not a child!!!! You truly have inspired so many people. X

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Thanks for going into school. My son is in year 7 and has talked about your visit all evening ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿš€ x

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Omg Claire Mackenzie please tell me you were fangirling outside on my behalf!

2 days ago

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Looking forward to seeing you receiving the Freedom of the City Award at the Chichester Festival Theatre on Sunday, Tim!

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Lucy Claire We're glad to see you are feeling better. ๐Ÿ˜Š We were really disappointed not to see you in York yesterday at the STEM centre. โ˜น Hope we get to see you soon.

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Hi Tim glad it was great for you to visit your old school great photo,s to

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So lovely to see how proud they all are of you.

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Bet you didnโ€™t have to go to double Latin though...

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Guy AJ - have you seen this? โ˜บ๏ธ

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Wish you could head north to Scotland to a little primary school called Taynuilt ๐Ÿ˜‰ where one of the school teacher's JJenny Loveis a fabulous science teacher and a great advocate of STEM subjects for all ๐Ÿ’•

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typical- he's a spaceman AND a swot!

1 day ago
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Bet it seemed smaller than you remembered...

2 days ago
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Have you another book in the pipeline?

2 days ago
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Georgie Mullen Jeremy Costello ... I still can't say it right ! X

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how do you get in touch tim peake

1 day ago
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Hi Tim - my dad taught science at ChiHi around the time you would have been there - any chance you remember Mr Churchett?

2 days ago
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Welcome Home Tim.

2 days ago
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Chloe Gorman Andrew Gorman you really should have come and taught in Chichester!๐Ÿคฆโ€โ™€๏ธ

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Malcolm Boxall

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Lucinda Stone

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Tim Peake shared The Scout Association's video.

The Scout Association
#adventure #resourcefulness #friendship: what three words sum up Scouting for you? Happy Founders Day to all Scouts #scoutingin3words
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To celebrate Founders Day, we want you to share this video with your friends including the 3 words that best sum up Scouting for you. Make sure you include the hashtag #scoutingin3words!

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Only made chief scout but got the opportunity to go to the 13th World Jamboree in Japan -'changed my attitude to life and the direction in which I was heading.

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I am a Queenโ€™s Scout and proud of it. Scouting gives all of these things and much more.

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Friends. Adventures. Opportunity. Best memories!

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Great work Tim

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Dean Cottrell just talking about this

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Peter Roche Kareena O'Sullivan-Murphy William Finn Eleanor O'Shea

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Abbie Ellisโค๏ธ

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Jacquie Gentles

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