Tim Peake to receive the Freedom of the City of Chichester

Chichester City Council will confer the Honorary Freedom of the City upon Timothy Peake CMG at a ceremony at Chichester Festival Theatre on Sunday 25 February at 2.30pm.

Following the civic ceremony, at which the ESA Astronaut will be presented with the Freedom of the City by the Mayor of Chichester, Councillor Peter Evans, Tim Peake will give a presentation on the European Space Agency’s Principia Mission. Afterwards he will take questions from young people in the audience, who will also have an opportunity to greet Mr Peake in the foyer at the end of the afternoon.

Tickets will be free (limited to 4 tickets per booker) but booking is essential. Tickets will be available online from Monday 5 February at 10am fromcft.org.uk.

Timothy Peake. Credit: Photo credit ESA / M Koell.