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Rescuers have revealed details of the difficult operation to reach one of their members who died after falling on a remote mountain in north-west Scotland.

Keith Bryers, chair of Dundonnell Mountain Rescue Team, also paid tribute to James Edwards who, he said, was an accomplished climber, well known in mountaineering circles

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