Major Tim Peake returns to earth after 6 months in space

The British born astronaut Major Tim Peake, who grew up in Sussex, has returned from his six month mission in space.

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Tim Peake speaks about space travel and Harwell

The Sussex astronaut Major Tim Peake says he would return to space in a heartbeat, but is looking forward to spending time with his family. He was speaking at a press conference from the European Space Agency's base in Germany.

The conference was an opportunity for him to share some of his experiences and explain what it is like, now that he is back on earth.

When asked by a newspaper journalist from Oxfordshire about his thoughts on the science park at Harwell in the county, he said the complex provided a valuable service.

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