Army veteran Neil Heritage is aiming to be the first double above-the-knee amputee to conquer the 4,478 metre summit in Switzerland.
Taekwondo Champ Battles For Olympic Selection
The fight continues for Dorchester's Aaron Cook to get picked for Great Britain's taekwondo team at the London Olympics.
Representatives for taekwondo world number one Aaron Cook have told the British Olympic Association that they have new evidence to submit in their battle to have him selected for the London Games.
The BOA expects to receive a formal letter today from his legal advisor.
Cook's been controversially overlooked, in favour of a competitor who can't even make the top 50 in the under-80-kilograms weight class.
Cook says he's ready to 'fight to the end' to secure a place.
It'll open at the Novium Museum in the astronaut's hometown in December - charting his journey to the International Space Station.
David Hoare has resigned with immediate effect, weeks after being criticised for calling the Island a "ghetto" where there was "inbreeding".
Shooting of the animals will reportedly begin next month in five new areas, to try to control the spread of TB in cattle.
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