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 ... Wales falls silent as the country remembers the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan
disaster, in which 144 people - 116 of them children - died.
Set up as part of a project to catalogue and conserve an archive of material
relating to the 21 October 1966 disaster.
Oct 21, 2016 ... In marking the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster at precisely 9.15am -
when a minute's silence was held - the whole nation joined them ...
Oct 18, 2016 ... A survivor who was pulled from the rubble of Aberfan as a schoolboy has been
reunited with his rescuers for the first time, five decades after the ...
Photographs of the Aberfan Disaster 1966, Merthyr Tydfil.
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.
Jan 10, 2007 ... Thank you all for the kind comments and unbelievable stories of personal
accounts. May all their innocent souls rest in peace. This was my first ...
Oct 21, 2016 ... A survivor of the Aberfan disaster has spoken publicly for the first time, 50 years
after the coal tip collapsed on to his school in South Wales.
Oct 21, 2016 ... Exactly 50 years ago today the tiny Welsh town of Aberfan was changed forever.
... The graves of the victims of the Aberfan coal disaster. Credit: ...