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Season 3  "Aberfan"  3x3

Aired a year ago - Nov 17, 2019

A horrible disaster in the Welsh town of Aberfan leaves scores of children dead, but when the Queen takes a week to decide to visit the town to offer solace to its people, she must confront her reasons for postponing the trip.

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- Bevan? - Sir.
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Quickly!
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so that the PM can visit the site of the tragedy later today.
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turned enough of the coal waste inside the tip into slurry
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This could turn nasty very quickly.
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It was a disaster waiting to happen, and no one listened.
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"and to the families of those who have lost their lives."
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Mechanical diggers are out of action,
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The Crown doesn't do that.
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Let us be quite clear.
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to be crucified on the altar of public opinion
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You're pathetic! You disgust me!
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♪ Other refuge have I none ♪
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They sang. The whole community.
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is symptomatic of a lack of care from the traditional establishment,
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by Sir Cennydd Traherne, Lord Lieutenant of Glamorgan,
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who managed to rescue one of the grandchildren.
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Each of them would have had the courage to express their anger to me directly.
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They deserved a display of compassion,
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a moment of such significance for every mother...
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No one needs hysteria from a head of state.
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♪ Leave, oh, leave me not alone ♪
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