The Aberfan disaster was the catastrophic collapse of a colliery spoil tip in the
Welsh village of Aberfan, near Merthyr Tydfil, that killed 116 children and 28
Oct 21, 2016 ... Donations to the Aberfan Disaster Fund poured in from all over the globe –
90,000 donations, among them an Irish widow's husband's gold ...
Oct 21, 2016 ... Wales falls silent as the country remembers the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan
disaster, in which 144 people - 116 of them children - died.
The Aberfan Disaster. Brief Description. At 9.15 am on Friday, October 21, 1966 a
waste tip slid down a mountainside into the mining village of Aberfan, near ...
Oct 21, 2016 ... For an entire generation, the word Aberfan instantly evokes heartbreaking
memories of one of the worst disasters in British history. The small ...
Oct 11, 2016 ... It will be 50 years ago next week since the Aberfan disaster, where a massive
coal waste tip slid down the mountainside in the Welsh mining ...
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.
Oct 21, 2016 ... Prince Charles reads a message from the Queen to mark 50 years since the
Aberfan disaster. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/Reuters.
Oct 16, 2016 ... Aberfan was a man-made disaster. This is a fact that often needs underlining. No
amount of dissembling and sophistry from the men of the ...
Oct 17, 2016 ... A simple guide to what happened on the day of the Aberfan disaster, which killed
144 people, most of them children, 50 years ago this week.