60 years on



60 years on

There was massive excitement and pride that a British-led team had conquered the highest mountain in the world.

It is fitting that we we shall now be remembering that day, 60 years ago, when one of the world's last great physical challenges was mastered, and pay homage to all the stoic men - for it was only men who attempted the climb up till then - who went before Hillary and Tenzing and their gallant comrades, to pave the way for that momentous occasion.





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