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Tributes paid to missing climber

The family of a 22-year-old British climber who is missing and feared dead in Peru have paid tribute to him.

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British climber reported missing in Peru

A 22-year-old British climber has been reported missing in South America, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office has confirmed.

Thomas Jagger, believed to be from the Buxton area of Derbyshire, has been missing for around a week in the Ancash region of Peru.

The Foreign Office said in a statement: "We were notified on 27 July that a British national, Thomas Jagger, has been reported missing in Huaraz, Peru.

"We are providing consular assistance to his family at this difficult time."

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