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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 to the scene; ... A...

Aberfan Disaster Description


(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, ...

BBC ON THIS DAY | 21 | 1966: Coal tip buries children in Aberfan


Tragedy hits the Welsh village of Aberfan as a coal slag tip engulfs a school burying ... The last body was recovered nearly a week after the disaster happened.

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Jan 10, 2007 ... This was my first college project I did back in 2006. .... My great great great grandad helped out in the aberfan disaster and he survived ... and yet only fifty went to the families? erm what happened to the rest of the money?.

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'.

On This Day: 116 schoolchildren killed after slag heap collapses in ...


Oct 18, 2013 ... ... or a few hours later made the Aberfan disaster even more heartbreaking. .... She was on her way to lunch, then this happened...in broad daylight! ... A statement from the Syrian Army General Command did not mention the ...

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.

Aberfan 1966 - AGOR


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

Playground memorial to 116 children killed in Aberfan disaster ...


Mar 22, 2012 ... But local parents are outraged after the council admitted it did not have the money ... Playground memorial to 116 children killed in Aberfan disaster ripped up ...... weight loss caused by crash diets; What happened to the diet?

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


Apr 27, 2012 ... Aberfan Disaster,survivor Susan Robertson being carried by a ..... infamous 'Mud Shark' groupie sex incident DID happen and claims it was ...

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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.

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.

The Aberfan Disaster - Think Geography


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?