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Coventry playground for Aberfan disaster

By oldcoventryonfilmTags Date Added 15/02/2012Views 2584Flag as inappropriate

In 1966 the Welsh village of Aberfan lost children and adults when a hillside gave way crashing into the local school killing them.
The Birthday concert which was being held at Coventry theatre at the time featuring The Tornados,Mike and Bernie Winters,Johnny Hackett,Stan Stennett
raised so much money it was decided to use the money to build a playground for the remaining children.It was called the Coventry Playground and is still there today.

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