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Workmates take up African quest in memory of John Taylor

York Press: John Taylor

7:48am Saturday 9th February 2013

A TEAM of workmates is about to scale the highest mountain in Africa in memory of a colleague who died last year.

Tragic climber’s legacy for mountain rescue dog teams

York Press: John Taylor

8:21am Monday 7th January 2013

A CHARITY which trains mountain rescue dog teams has been given a “lasting legacy” through money raised by the family and friends of a York climber killed in an Alpine avalanche.

Hundreds attend memorial service for York climbers

York Press: Steve Barber's long term partner Donna Rogers (left) and John Taylor's widow Karine Taylor leave St Everilda's Church, Nether Poppleton, after the joint memorial service.

10:10am Saturday 28th July 2012

HUNDREDS of people packed into an emotional service to remember the two York climbers killed in an Alpine avalanche.

Joint funeral for York avalanche victims

York Press: Steve Barber (left) and John Taylor, who were killed in an avalanche in the French Alps.

8:35am Wednesday 25th July 2012

 A JOINT funeral for two York men who died in an avalanche will be held on Friday.

Inquest opens on climbers killed in avalanche

York Press: Steve Barber (left) and John Taylor, who were killed in an avalanche in the French Alps.

10:00am Saturday 21st July 2012

THE inquests will open today into the deaths of two York climbers in the French avalanche.

Inquest opened into deaths of York avalanche victims

2:41pm Friday 20th July 2012

AN inquest has today been opened into the deaths of two York climbers in an avalanche in the French Alps.

Avalanche victims to be flown home

11:00am Wednesday 18th July 2012

THE bodies of two avalanche victims from York were expected to be repatriated this morning.

York avalanche victims' bodies to be flown home

6:03pm Monday 16th July 2012

THE bodies of two avalanche victims from York will be flown home tomorrow, police have said.

Prayers for tragic climbers

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9:40am Monday 16th July 2012

CHURCHGOERS observed a minute’s silence in memory of two York climbers killed in the French avalanche.

ALPS TRAGEDY: Families pay tribute - "We are all truly devastated"

York Press: Steve Barber (left) and John Taylor, who were killed in an avalanche in the French Alps.

9:00am Saturday 14th July 2012

THE grieving families of two climbers from York killed in the avalanche on an Alpine peak called the Cursed Mountain have told of their devastation.

Memorial service held for climbers killed in Alpine avalanche

1:49pm Saturday 14th July 2012

A MEMORIAL service has been held today for nine climbers killed in an avalanche in the French Alps, two of whom were from York.

Tributes paid to avalanche victims from York

York Press: Steve Barber

12:20pm Friday 13th July 2012

A CLOSE-KNIT York community is in mourning today after two residents were killed in a devastating avalanche in the French Alps.

ALPS TRAGEDY: Donate here to tragic climber's fund

3:52pm Friday 13th July 2012

Charity donations are growing on a page for one of the two York climbers killed in the Alpine avalanche.

ALPS TRAGEDY: "John was a kind, gentle man, who was well-loved"

12:38pm Friday 13th July 2012

AVALANCHE victim John Taylor was a kind, gentle man, who was well-loved and had many friends, his boss has said.

ALPS TRAGEDY: Neighbour of York victims tells of sadness

11:43am Friday 13th July 2012

Neighbour: "Everybody in the street is extremely saddened."

York climbers caught in avalanche in Alps, reports claim

9:48pm Thursday 12th July 2012

TWO climbers caught in an avalanche in the French Alps which has killed nine people have York connections, it has been claimed tonight.


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