Funeral procession for Senghenydd victims
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Mining disaster is remembered

Britain's worst ever mining disaster is remembered a century after 440 people lost their lives in an explosion at Senghenydd in South Wales.

Britain's worst ever mining disaster has been remembered a century after 439 miners and one rescuer lost their lives in an explosion at Senghenydd in South Wales.

A new monument has been unveiled on the site of the old mine and a memorial garden opened to remember more than 5,000 miners killed in accidents across Wales since the 18th century.

Hywel Griffith reports.

  • 14 Oct
  • From the section UK