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Cheshire teenager safe after avalanche on Everest

Alex Sandiforth has tweeted to say he's OK after Nepal earthquake triggered avalanche while he was climbing Mount Everest

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Avalanche teen arrives at Manchester Airport

A teenager from Cheshire who was caught in an avalanche on Mount Everest has returned home.

19-year-old Alex Staniforth was climbing the mountain when the landslide was triggered by the Nepal earthquake.

Alex from Chester, was at Camp 1 on the world's highest peak when the devastating quake hit.

Read about Alex's account of the devastation here

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