Young girl ‘over the moon’ after meeting Chichester astronaut

Chloe Mainstone with Tim Peake
Chloe Mainstone with Tim Peake

A young girl is over the moon after meeting her idol, Tim Peake.

Chloe Mainstone and her mum Claire travelled to Farnborough International Airshow on Saturday (July 16) to meet the Chichester astronaut, after closely following his every step in space.

Claire said: “Chloe has been following Tim Peake’s mission on Facebook since the beginning and is mad about all things space now.

“It was a really surreal day. We met so many people, including his wife and children.

“Chloe was sat next to them whilst Tim was on stage – we’re all still buzzing!”

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