COMPETITION: Your chance to meet Tim Peake

IT is a once in a lifetime opportunity '“ and one few people will ever be able to boast about.

Friday, 14th October 2016, 9:17 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 3:22 pm
Major Tim Peake regularly posted remarkable pictures of Scotland from space.

Yet the chance to meet UK astronaut Tim Peake, when he comes to Edinburgh on Monday October 17, could be yours.

The Evening News has teamed up with the Edinburgh International Science Festival to give away five pairs of tickets to Experiments in Space – an evening with Tim Peake and his crewmate Tim Kopra – at the Usher Hall at 6pm. Lucky winners will have the opportunity to meet both astronauts after the show.

To be in with a chance of winning, simply answer this question:

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How many times did Tim Peake orbit the earth in the International Space Station?

Answers should be emailed to [email protected] with ‘TIM PEAKE COMPETITION’ in the subject line by midnight on Saturday, October 15.

Five correct answers will be selected at random.

Please include your name and a contact telephone number.