Terrifying Everest crevasse climb

A young mountaineer from Lincolnshire has returned home after becoming one of the youngest British climbers to reach the top of Mount Everest. Matthew Dieumegard-Thornton from Sleaford reached the summit earlier this month.

One of the most nerve-wracking moments of the climb involved Matthew walking across two ladders, tied together, to get beyond a crevasse. He strapped his video camera to his chest as he walked across.

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Everest climber returns home

A young mountaineer from Lincolnshire has returned home after becoming one of the youngest British climbers to reach the top of Mount Everest. Matthew Dieumegard-Thornton from Sleaford reached the summit earlier this month.