Bypass patient in peak condition

Richard Moody celebrates with a glass of bubbly after scaling Ben Nevis.
Richard Moody celebrates with a glass of bubbly after scaling Ben Nevis.

Retired engineer Richard Moody, 68, of Chapeltown, achieved a lifetime ambition of climbing Ben Nevis just a year after having a triple heart bypass.

He was accompanied by family members. Daughter Angela said it was a “fantastic” achievement.