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Aberfan disaster


The Aberfan disaster was a catastrophic collapse of a colliery spoil tip in the Welsh village of .... When word of the Aberfan disaster reached him, Robens did not immediately go .... Not villains, ...

Aberfan Disaster Description


(The Tribunal of Inquiry later established that the disaster happened so quickly that ... 144 people died in the Aberfan disaster: 116 of them were school children.

BBC ON THIS DAY | 21 | 1966: Aberfan - a generation wiped out


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.

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Jan 10, 2007 ... Aberfan Disaster Documentary. Rachel Evans ... This was my first college project I did back in 2006. The archive .... RIP the dead of Aberfan.

The Queen opens new primary school in Welsh village where 116 ...


Apr 27, 2012 ... Aberfan Disaster,survivor Susan Robertson being carried by a .... Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt DID have a romance on Mr & Mrs Smith claims former ..... for motocross bike ride in Sweden... but what happened to his six-pack?

A tragedy remembered: Aberfan, the village that lives in the shadow ...


Oct 20, 2006 ... In common with many other survivors she did not talk about that day for years. ... The writer Laurie Lee, who visited Aberfan a year after the disaster, later remarked ... how a benevolent God could allow such a thing to happen.

The Aberfan Disaster - Think Geography

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Aberfan lies on the banks of the River Taff and was overlooked by the tips of the ... be done to spoil tips to make sure that disasters like this do not happen again?

Disaster at Aberfan | From the Guardian | The Guardian


Why did this one move? The Coal Board must ... A disaster which overwhelms a school is a disaster of a special type. In ten minutes a ... There must be now a quick and painstaking inquiry into how such a thing could happen. It must uncover ...

Aberfan Disaster: Page 1 - Alan George's Old Merthyr Tydfil


Photographs of the Aberfan Disaster 1966, Merthyr Tydfil. ... Vale tower above the Pantglas area and if they were to move a very serious situation would occur'.

Aberfan: no end of a lesson | History and Policy


Feb 5, 2007 ... The next government should give the Aberfan Disaster Fund back the ..... the safety regulation of the nuclear industry - but that did not happen ...

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The Tribunal of Inquiry into the Aberfan Disaster - Nuffield College


What exactly happened ? Why did it happen ? Need it have happened ? Was this a calamity which no reasonable human foresight could have prevented, or was ...

Remembering the Aberfan disaster - 45 years ago today - The ...


Oct 21, 2011 ... Today marks the 45 anniverasary of the Aberfan landslide disaster. ... It is a mercy that lessons in the secondary school did not start until .... The memorial to them is beautiful but it is an event that should never have happened.

Aberfan 1966 - AGOR


Aberfan 1966. Red Line. The Aberfan disaster occurred at 9:15am on Friday October 21st 1966. Coal waste from the mountain above the village rushed down  ...