The Crown: Inside the Aberfan Mining Disaster'>Harrowing Aberfan Mining Disaster — and Its Effect on Queen Elizabeth
In Energy Pulse this week: OPEC+ ministers agree an unexpected output cut, US oil production growth slows, climate talks start, Repsol makes an ambitious commitment on emissions, and The Crown reflects on the tragedy of Aberfan. Sign up here:
#TheCrown captures the awful scope of the Aberfan tragedy, but the story of the yearslong neglect that led to the disaster isn’t fully told
I’m a dyed in the wool anti-royal republican. Still, I love ‘The Crown’; it’s such a well made drama. But the minute you see the kids in the Aberfan ep, when you see ACTUAL PEOPLE, you think: Why am I supposed to give a shit about these castle dwellers? The conceit dies, no?
A generation of schoolchildren was wiped out... #Aberfan has never stopped grieving
On this day in 1966: 116 children and 28 adults lost their lives in the Aberfan disaster. We will never forget.
Remembering those who lost their lives in the tragedy at Aberfan. My thoughts are with them, their family and their…
On this day in 1966: 116 children and 28 adults lost their lives in the Aberfan disaster.
Emotional visit to the Aberfan Memorial Garden, marking the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster…
Dedicated to the memory of the 144 people killed at Aberfan. And to all those who never stopped grieving.