The body of a senior British GP has been found in the French Alps almost a month after he went missing.
Dr Robert Bailey had set off hiking alone on March 21 but failed to return to his hotel in the Chamonix valley. On Tuesday rescuers discovered a snowshoe at high altitude. A police dog team concentrated their search in the area and found Dr Bailey's body in a river.
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Police said Dr Bailey, 63, an experienced hiker, was on a little-used and snow-covered path and had probably become lost.
Commander of the Peloton de Gendarmerie de Haute-Montagne, Colonel Stephane Bozon, said: 'We have found his body. It was the...