A woman from Northern Ireland was among four climbers killed in an avalanche in the Scottish Highlands yesterday.

The Northern Constabulary has named three of the victims as 25-year-old Una Rachel Finnegan from Co Derry, Tom Chesters, who was living in Leeds, and Christopher Bell, 24, from Blackpool.

A total of six climbers were caught up in the avalanche in Glencoe.

Another woman was critically injured in the incident.