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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 Aberfan, near Merthyr Tydfil, that killed 116 children and 28 adults ...

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

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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 ...

Aberfan disaster: 50th anniversary marked with silence - BBC News

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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.

Aberfan Disaster Description

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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 ...

Aberfan 50th anniversary: Photos reveal full horror of disaster which ...

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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 ...

Aberfan disaster 50 years on sees survivors tell their haunting ...

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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 ...

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: Prince of Wales among those marking disaster's 50th ...

www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/oct/21/aberfan-survivors-mark-50th-anniversary-of-disaster

Oct 21, 2016 ... Prince Charles reads a message from the Queen to mark 50 years since the Aberfan disaster. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/Reuters.

Aberfan was a man-made disaster. 50 years on, we must remember ...

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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 ...

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 killed 144 people, most of them children, 50 years ago this week.