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Bonington

1. Sir Chris(tian John Storey). born 1934, British mountaineer and writer; led 1970 Annapurna I and 1975 Everest expeditions; reached Everest summit in 1985
2. Richard Parkes. 1801--28, British painter of landscapes and historical scenes
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Sir Chris Bonington, one of the most prolific and successful mountaineers of the 20th century - who has achieved 19 expeditions to the Himalayas including four to Mount Everest - is urging everyone in Wales to live their lives to the full.
Sir Chris Bonington and his six-man team will travel through eastern Tibet on a mission to be the first to scale the 22,802-foot Sepu Kangri mountain, the most sacred mountain inTibet.
CLIMBER Chris Bonington packs his boots and camera for a 4000- mile journey into the wilds of Canada.
Biggest climber of all in that time is Chris Bonington.
With summer just around the corner, Sir Chris Bonington, world famous mountaineer and President of the Outdoor Industries Association (OIA), is urging the public to head outdoors to make the most of the arrival of British Summertime.
The voluntary scheme in the Brecon Beacons is being supported by Britain's most famous mountaineer, Sir Chris Bonington, and will use the money for repairing and preserving paths that are becoming more damaged as the National Park's popularity increases.
There are talks by mountaineers such as Sir Chris Bonington and Alan Hinkes and by TV hill climber Julia Bradbury.
SIR CHRIS BONINGTON has scaled new heights in the business world.
The climber Sir Chris Bonington, an honorary life vice president of the CNP, says: "This exhibition is an exciting and innovative way to highlight the importance of our National Parks and the vital work of CNP.
REACHING the summit of Everest at the age of 50 marked a lifetime's achievement for mountaineer Sir Chris Bonington.
The Journal has teamed up with Berghaus to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a full set of Berghaus kits for two (each set worth pounds 300), including a waterproof Gore-Tex jacket, a fleece jacket, boots and a daysac each, plus a signed Sir Chris Bonington book.