Click video. A former helicopter pilot has been named as one of the astronauts picked for a five-month mission in space. Major Tim Peake, from Sussex, is Britain's first official astronaut. He'll be flying to the International Space Station in two years' time. Fred reports.
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Two private citizens have already paid a "significant deposit" to take the week-long trip.
Tuesday's weather for the west of the region
Tuesday's weather for the east of the region