By Nadia Jefferson-Brown in The Press.
Astronaut Tim Peake is set to land in York later this year to speak to school children.
The University of York has been selected to host a major educational conference on space exploration which will involve hundreds of youngsters showcasing their projects linked to Tim’s Principal mission.
The UK Space Agency is organising a conference for school pupils at the university on November 5.
British ESA astronaut, Tim, is currently on a six-month mission to the International Space Station and he made history earlier this year when he became the first astronaut representing the UK to complete a spacewalk.
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