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Tributes have been paid to a Staffordshire man killed in the Nepal plane crash.
Stephen Holding was a member of the Bremex Mountaineering and Climbing Club.
The club released a statement on their website paying tribute to him and fellow club member Tim Oakes, who also died in the crash.
Air accident investigators from the UK are heading to Nepal to help authorities investigate the plane crash which killed seven Brits.
The Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB) said it would send two staff to take part in a probe into the air disaster which killed all 19 people on board.
It's been confirmed that a man from Northamptonshire was among seven Britons killed in a plane crash in Nepal. 51-year-old Christopher Davey from Moulton near Northampton was among a party setting off from Kathmandu for three weeks trekking in the shadow of Everest.
Tributes have poured in for the seven British men who died in a Nepal plane crash today.
Stephen Holding from Staffordshire was a member of Bremex Mountaineering and Climbing Club.
Club member Matt Morton described him as someone who always had time for others.
A retired teacher from Staffordshire has been killed in a plane crash while on a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Himalayas.
Stephen Holding was one of seven Britons who died when the aircraft came down near Kathmandu in Nepal.
Mr Holding, who was 60 and a keen mountaineer, was about to begin a trekking holiday in the region around Mount Everest. Our correspondent Peter Bearne reports.
A man from Staffordshire has died in a plane crash in Nepal.
Stephen Holding, who's from the village of Barlaston near Stoke-on-Trent, died when the aircraft crashed near the capital Kathmandu.
He was part of a group on a trekking holiday in the country.
This video shows fire crews tackling the aircraft crashed shortly after take-off.
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