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Aberfan 1966

Duration: 01:48

A look back to the day of the mining disaster at Aberfan in 1966 when a coal tip slid down the mountain and buried a local primary school, killing 116 children and 28 adults.

Available since: Thu 19 May 2011

Credits

Presenter
Cliff Michelmore
Narrator
Veronika Hyks
Participant
Desmond Ackner
Participant
Bryn Carpenter
Participant
Jeffrey Edwards
Participant
Rowland Edwards
Participant
Kenneth Hayes
Participant
Arthur Jones
Participant
Bill King
Participant
Cliff Minett
Participant
Gaynor Minett
Participant
Cyril Moseley
Participant
Susan Robertson
Participant
Chris Sullivan
Participant
Bill Tudor
Participant
Howell Williams
Series Editor
Laurence Rees
Producer
Catrine Clay

This clip is from

Timewatch 1996-1997, Remember Aberfan

Survivors and relatives of those killed in the disaster discuss their fight for justice.

First broadcast: 15 Oct 1996

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