Aberfan

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Aberfan

(ˌæbəˈvæn)
n
(Placename) a former coal-mining village in S Wales, in Merthyr Tydfil county borough: scene of a disaster in 1966 when a slag heap collapsed onto part of the village killing 144 people (including 116 children)
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He was deputy-counsel to the Attorney-General, Sir Elwyn Jones, at the Aberfan Disaster Inquiry in 1966, getting to the truth behind that terrible disaster.