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Aberfan disaster - Wikipedia

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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...

What was the Aberfan disaster, when did it happen and how many ...

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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.

Aberfan Disaster Description

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(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, ...

Aberfan disaster: What happened 50 years ago today? - ITV News

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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 ...

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

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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.

BBC News - Aberfan: The mistake that cost a village its children

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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 ...

October 21, 1966: Generation of children lost in Aberfan as coal ...

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Oct 20, 2016 ... The Aberfan disasterDid you know? ... If the slip had happened just a few minutes earlier, many of the children's deaths may have been ...

50 years after the Aberfan mining tragedy the South Wales village ...

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Oct 8, 2016 ... 50 years after the Aberfan mining tragedy the South Wales village can never forget ... But it was a disaster waiting to happen. .... of Work and Pensions who were going to stop benefits unless he did more to find work as welder.

'116 of our friends died in Aberfan disaster - we feel guilty we ... - Mirror

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Oct 14, 2016 ... '116 of our friends died in Aberfan disaster - we feel guilty we survived ... on the hillside just above Moy Road where the disaster happened. ... There was an assembly for the whole school first and then we all did some reading ...

Aberfan disaster: What happened in Wales 50 years ago? - The Week

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Oct 21, 2016 ... "Aberfan happened because of a mix of negligence, arrogance and ... refused to accept full financial responsibility and the Aberfan Disaster Fund had ... republic - insisting that the state does not arrest protesters for doing their ...

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The Aberfan Disaster: a simple guide to what happened - The ...

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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 ...

The Aberfan disaster: What happened that day? | Wales - ITV News

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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 ...

Aberfan disaster 50th anniversary: What and where is Aberfan ...

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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.