Climber found dead after going missing in the Cairngorms

A climber who went missing in the Cairngorms at the weekend has died. Emergency teams found a body in the Jacob Ladder's area of the mountains, police confirmed.

A major search operation began yesterday involving teams of more than 100 people from the police, RAF and mountain rescue. The students are thought to be from the Leeds area and were not injured.

The man will not be named until his next of kin have been told.

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Cairngorms death man named

The hillwalker found dead after five others were rescued in the Scottish Highlands has been named by police. The body of Graham Connell, 31, from the Castleford area of Yorkshire, was found at the Jacob's Ladder area of the Cairngorms.