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'Historic' Tower Colliery still in Business

Monday 12th of January 2015 18:14
Tower Colliery Last Day
 

History was made 20 years ago when miners at the last deep pit in Wales used their redundancy money to buy back the mine.
Tower Colliery workers marched back to work in January 1995, a year after the mine had closed.
It reopened and soon started making a profit.
Carwyn Jones looks back and finds out what the future holds.
 
To watch the video on this article please click here.
 
(Video and Article from the BBC Website)

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