Mount Everest The British Story
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 Phil Summers and read what opinons climbers have said in their interviews. Get motivated by the complete up to date Summiteers List and keep up to date with Mount Everest News from around the world.

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Latest Updates

25th August

Everest Solo this Autumn

A Japanese climber will attempt to climb Mount Everest solo this autumn.

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23rd August

Mallory's House For Sale

Hobcroft House, where Mallory grew up is on the market for £500,000.

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Mount Everest Dispatches

The dispatches will start again during the next Mount Everest climbing season.
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