Tim Peake offered a thumbs up to the camera as his Soyuz space capsule sped toward the International Space Station.
More top news
Section of retaining wall next to River Avon falls away and the road will remain closed for the foreseeable future.
Saturday looks to be the better day of the weekend with some brighter skies, followed by a spell of wet and windy weather on Sunday.
Police release detailed descriptions of war medals in effort to trace them.