One Friday morning in 1966 in a small town in Wales a mining spoils waste tip let go with a river of liquified rubble destroying buildings and a school. Killing 144 people, mostly children in their classrooms. The mechanics of how this happened are simple. The ignorance and economics of why this happened boggles the mind.
Investigation and Reports:
- Coal Mining
- Aberfan Disaster
- Thirty-year Rule
- Aberfan: The Mistake That Cost A Village Its Children
- Terrifying Tale Of Bungling Ineptitude
- Aberfan Lessons Learned
- Aberfan: The Geological Society
Episode Silver Producers: Mitch Biegler, John Whitlow, Joseph Antonio, Kevin Koch and Oliver Steele.
Episode Gold Producer: 'r'.
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