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Fiennes frustrated at frostbite

Sir Ranulph Fiennes says he is "frustrated" at being forced to pull out of an expedition across Antarctica because of frostbite.

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Ice team sets off on Antarctic challenge

The Ice Team: Brian Newham, Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Ian Prickett and Spencer Swirl (not pictured Richmond Dykes and Dr Robert Lambert) Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

The six man team who will attempt to walk across Antartica over the next six months have set sail on their ship the SA Agulhas.

Brian Newham, Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Ian Prickett, Spencer Swirl, Richmond Dykes and Dr Robert Lambert hope to raise more than six million pounds for charity.

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