ABERFAN AND THE FREE WALES ARMY
While at Wembley ALF RAMSEY was delivering gold for the Wilson government’s feel good factor and re-election chances a few months later ALF ROBENS was whacking in a quite stunning own goal. The Chairman of the National Coal Board refused to visit Aberfan for 2 days after the disaster because of a ‘prior speaking engagement in Guildford’.
Last night’s BBC programme on Aberfan was good but glaringly there was one omission – the role of the FREE WALES ARMY.
Was there ever so specific a threat as this: