Army veteran Neil Heritage is aiming to be the first double above-the-knee amputee to conquer the 4,478 metre summit in Switzerland.
Two Dead In Hampshire Road Crash
Police have been called to a double fatal road crash in Whitchurch.
The accident happened at 6.44am today (Monday) on Twinley Lane close to its junction with Roman Road and involved a silver Renault Clio and a green Ford Mondeo
The female driver of the Clio and male driver of the Mondeo were pronounced dead at the scene.
Roman Road is closed from its junction with Old Newbury Road, Whitchurch and the B3051 while the vehicles are recovered and collision investigators examine the scene.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw either vehicle shortly prior to it is asked to contact Hampshire Constabulary on 101 quoting Operation Mellphone.
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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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