The Queen and Aberfan Sept. 16, 2022

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On 21st October 1966, a mountain of coal waste slid onto Pantglas school in Aberfan, South Wales. 116 children and 28 adults were killed. The Queen went again and again to Aberfan - her last visit was in 2012. Today's Justin Webb spoke to one of the survivors, Jeff Edwards, the last child pulled from the rubble on that fateful day. (Image credits: Press Association, PA Wire)



On 21st October 1966, a mountain of coal waste slid onto Pantglas school in Aberfan, South Wales. 116 children and 28 adults were killed. The Queen went again and again to Aberfan - her last visit was in 2012. Today's Justin Webb spoke to one of the survivors, Jeff Edwards, the last child pulled from the rubble on that fateful day. (Image credits: Press Association, PA Wire)