Tim Peake hopes to inspire a new generation of scientists and engineers through his mission to the International Space Station.
ITV News science correspondent Alok Jha reports on the excitement generated by the British astronaut's journey into orbit.
The parents of British astronaut Tim Peake missed a phone call from their son made from the deck of the International Space Station.
British astronaut Tim Peake has tweeted his first picture of his view from the International Space Station (ISS).
British astronaut Tim Peake may have only been in space for three days, but he has already been busy.