Month’s delay for Six Bells statue arms

South Wales Argus: Thousands gather to remeber Six Bells miners

1:20pm Tuesday 6th July 2010

THE memorial to 45 miners killed in a colliery explosion 50 years ago will be without arms for at least another month.

Thousands gather to remember Six Bells miners

South Wales Argus: Thousands gather to remeber Six Bells miners

9:21am Tuesday 29th June 2010

THOUSANDS of Valleys residents gathered together yesterday to commemorate the 50 years since an explosion claimed the lives of 45 men in the Six Bells mining disaster. Ruth Mansfield reports.

Six Bells remembers mining tragedy

South Wales Argus: DOUBLE LOSS: Kenneth Morgan

2:40pm Monday 28th June 2010

FIFTY years ago, a Valleys village was left in shock when a gas explosion ripped through the Six Bells colliery claiming the lives of 45 miners.

Memorial to Six Bells disaster to be unveiled

South Wales Argus: MEMORIAL: The partially completed statue in Six Bells

10:30am Monday 28th June 2010

50 years ago today, 45 men lost their lives in the Six Bells colliery disaster.

Six Bells pit disaster memorial set for unveiling

South Wales Argus: MEMORIAL: How The monument could look

2:10pm Friday 25th June 2010

A MEMORIAL statue to commemorate 50 years since the Six Bells colliery disaster will be unveiled on Monday.

Miners' memorial: work set to begin

South Wales Argus: An artist's impression of the memorial

5:10pm Wednesday 17th February 2010

WORK is set to begin on a 20-metre high statute which will commemorate 45 miners killed in a pit explosion 50 years ago.

Six Bells Colliery disaster relatives sought

2:50pm Thursday 17th December 2009

FAMILY of the men killed in the Six Bells Colliery disaster are being sought before a memorial to the men opens next year.

Six Bells miners memorial set for disaster anniversary

South Wales Argus: MEMORIAL: How The monument could look

9:30am Saturday 3rd October 2009

A MEMORIAL to 45 miners killed in the Six Bells Colliery disaster will be unveiled for the 50th anniversary of the tragedy after £100,000 funding was secured.

Miners' fight for Six Bells pit disaster memorial

South Wales Argus: PLEA: Former miner Jim Watkins

8:59am Monday 13th July 2009

JIM Watkins remembers all to well the fateful day when 45 of his colleagues were killed in the Six Bells colliery disaster.






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