Hayley Phillips - Philip Hill's niece
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Gleision: Families of dead miners 'living nightmare'

The heartbroken families of four miners who died when 650,000 gallons of water flooded a pit have spoken of their "living nightmare".

Charles Breslin, 62, David Powell, 50, Philip Hill, 44, and Garry Jenkins, 39, drowned in the Gleision Colliery, near Pontardawe, following a controlled explosion in 2011.

Manager Malcolm Fyfield, 58, and owners MNS Mining have been cleared of manslaughter charges.

The families of the dead men spoke to BBC Wales.

  • 19 Jun 2014
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