Mount Everest

Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world’ has captivated British mountaineers for decades. Why? As George Mallory had once said “Because it is there”. It is the ultimate symbol of human endeavour where many mountaineers have gone to fulfil their dreams, resulting in triumph and tragedy.

On ‘Mount Everest The British Story’ you can learn about the past and present British expeditions from our detailed Mount Everest History pages. Read the weird and wonderful Mount Everest Facts or take a look at our exclusive interviews. Learn about what may have happen to Mallory and Irvine by researcher Philip Summers and read what opinions climbers have said in their interviews.

Get motivated by the complete up to date Summiteers List or by taking a look at the Gallery where you will find photographs of British climbers on top of the world. Browse through the collection of Articles that we have and learn more about Mount Everest and it’s climbers. During the climbing season why not follow the British teams who are aiming to reach it’s summit by reading the daily Dispatches that we do. Do you want to know what else is happening on the mountain? Then keep up to date with Mount Everest News from around the world.

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