Tag Archives: remembrance

Concert Rearranged

14 Nov
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Our Remembrance Concert  which had to be postponed due to last Friday’s deluge has now been rearranged for Thursday 22 November. Neyland Ladies and Pembroke and District Male Voice Choirs were to sing at Pennar Community Church but the storm conditions forced a late cancellation, last Friday 9 November. Both choirs, with very busy autumn […]

Aberfan, remembered

20 Oct
The Royal Dockyard Chapel is home to Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre and Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust.

Friday 21 October 2016 marks the 50th anniversary of the tragic disaster in the coal mining community of Aberfan, which saw the community devastated when a coal spoil tip collapsed, engulfing a farm, a row of terraced houses and the school, killing 116 children and 28 adults. The area above the village had been used as […]