Filming for the scene in the third series of the Netflix drama took place a few miles from Aberfan
The highly emotional day when the Queen did finally visit Aberfan
is being recreated for Netflix drama The Crown.
Filming for the show's third series has taken place at various locations in South Wales so far, with an episode in the upcoming third series covering the Aberfan
"Jimi said 'I don't want to go on Top of the Pops, I want to go to Aberfan
, I want to go to the disaster site.'" Ray, now 72, said.
Ar y ffordd i lawr, cofiaf ein hathrawes yn dangos i ni'r beddau yn Aberfan
, a chofiaf deimlo ias.
Residents of the Welsh village attended a day of commemorative events, including a memorial service at Aberfan
Cemetary at 9.15am - the time of the tragedy.
He planted a sweetgum tree in the Aberfan
Memorial Garden and spoke to survivors at a reception before giving a speech, including a message from the Queen.
lost its children that morning, but gained a nation's love, sympathy and prayers.
They initially called themselves The Aberfan
Young Wives, but later, with the youngest member reaching 61, they dropped the "Young".
Pat Lee lost her eight-year-old daughter in the Aberfan
: THE YOUNG WIVES CLUB ITV, 9pm FIFTY years ago, a colliery spoil tip in South Wales collapsed, killing 116 children and 28 adults.
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