The Aberfan disaster was the catastrophic collapse of a colliery spoil tip in the
Welsh village of .... The official inquiry later established that the slip happened so
fast that a telephone warning...
Oct 21, 2016 ... AT 9.15am on Friday, October 21, 1966, a disaster struck a small Welsh mining
community which would devastate the village for a generation.
(The Tribunal of Inquiry later established that the disaster happened so quickly
that a telephone warning would not have saved lives.) Down in the village, ...
Oct 17, 2016 ... A simple guide to what happened on the day of the Aberfan disaster, which ...
Unfortunately they did not have a telephone, so were unable to ...
Oct 21, 2016 ... The story of what happened in the south Wales mining village of Aberfan ...
Similarly, she says, other people did not talk about the disaster, only ...
Your memories of the disaster in the Welsh mining village which left 144 people
... Little did he or any of us know know the consequence of what had happened.
Oct 21, 2016 ... Dilys Pope, 10, would later describe what happened. She said: "We ... The
graves of the victims of the Aberfan coal disaster. Credit: Steve ...
Oct 21, 2016 ... The moving mountain of coal sludge after the disaster at Aberfan Credit: PA Wire
... It didn't register... what did she mean? I came out of the ...
Oct 20, 2016 ... The Aberfan disaster – Did you know? ... If the slip had happened just a few
minutes earlier, many of the children's deaths may have been ...
Oct 21, 2016 ... TODAY marks the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster, a devastating mining
... How did the Aberfan disaster happen – timeline of the day.