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Funeral for avalanche victim

The funeral of a student from Blackburn who was killed in an avalanche in the Scottish highlands is taking place today. 24-year-old Christopher Bell was an experienced mountaineer, who died along with three others as they descended a mountain.

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Parents pay tribute to avalanche victim

Tthe parents of a student from Lancashire who was killed in an avalanche in the Scottish highlands have spoken of their pride for the way he lived his life.

24 year old Christopher Bell from Blackburn was an experienced mountaineer and died with three others on Saturday afternoon.

They were swept one thousand feet to their deaths on a a mountain in Glencoe.

Amy Welch reports:

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