Last Days Of Coal [Radio Wales]

As Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, prepares for closure, this new series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

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20080106

"1/5. As Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, prepares for closure, this new series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

In the first of five programmes, Tower's Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the story of the only pit ever owned by its workers, whilst others examine Tower's importance, not just in Wales but across the globe."

20080110

"1/5. As Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, prepares for closure, this new series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

In the first of five programmes, Tower's Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the story of the only pit ever owned by its workers, whilst others examine Tower's importance, not just in Wales but across the globe."

20080120

"The Tower Legacy. 3/5. As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys."

20080124

"The Tower Legacy. 3/5. As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys."

20080401

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, which closed earlier this year.

1/5: Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the tale.

20080401

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, which closed earlier this year.

1/5: Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the tale.

20080406

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, which closed earlier this year.

1/5: Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the tale.

20080406

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, which closed earlier this year.

1/5: Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the tale.

20080408

The Tower Legacy.

2/5: Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, closed this year.

Ann Jones reflects on her contribution to the Miners' Strike of 1984-85.

20080408

The Tower Legacy.

2/5: Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, closed this year.

Ann Jones reflects on her contribution to the Miners' Strike of 1984-85.

20080413

The Tower Legacy.

2/5: Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, closed this year.

Ann Jones reflects on her contribution to the Miners' Strike of 1984-85.

20080413

The Tower Legacy.

2/5: Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, closed this year.

Ann Jones reflects on her contribution to the Miners' Strike of 1984-85.

20080415

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, now closed.

3/5: The links between music and mining remain strong.

20080415

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, now closed.

3/5: The links between music and mining remain strong.

20080422

The Tower Legacy.

4/5: The last deep mine in Wales closed earlier this year.

Miners and others affected by the closure reflect on the pit's legacy.

20080422

The Tower Legacy.

4/5: The last deep mine in Wales closed earlier this year.

Miners and others affected by the closure reflect on the pit's legacy.

20080427

The Tower Legacy.

4/5: The last deep mine in Wales closed earlier this year.

Miners and others affected by the closure reflect on the pit's legacy.

20080427

The Tower Legacy.

4/5: The last deep mine in Wales closed earlier this year.

Miners and others affected by the closure reflect on the pit's legacy.

012008010620080110

As Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, prepares for closure, this new series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

In the first of five programmes, Tower's Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the story of the only pit ever owned by its workers, whilst others examine Tower's importance, not just in Wales but across the globe.

012008010620080110

As Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, prepares for closure, this new series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

In the first of five programmes, Tower's Personnel Manager Glyn Roberts recalls his part in the story of the only pit ever owned by its workers, whilst others examine Tower's importance, not just in Wales but across the globe.

022008011320080117

2/5.

As Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales prepares for closure in 2008, this new series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

Ann Jones, Tower representative for Women Against Pit Closure, reflects on her contribution to the Miner's Strike of 1984-85, while others examine women's roles in the South Wales mining communities.

022008011320080117

2/5.

As Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales prepares for closure in 2008, this new series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

Ann Jones, Tower representative for Women Against Pit Closure, reflects on her contribution to the Miner's Strike of 1984-85, while others examine women's roles in the South Wales mining communities.

032008012020080124

The Tower Legacy.

3/5.

As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

032008012020080124

The Tower Legacy.

3/5.

As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

0320080420

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, now closed.

3/5: The links between music and mining remain strong.

0320080420

The Tower Legacy.

Series looking at the cultural significance of Tower Colliery, the last deep mine in Wales, now closed.

3/5: The links between music and mining remain strong.

042008012720080131

The Tower Legacy.

4/5.

As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

042008012720080131

The Tower Legacy.

4/5.

As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

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As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.

05 LASTThe Tower Legacy2008020320080207

As Tower Colliery prepares for closure in 2008, this series takes a look at the cultural significance of the mine in the South Wales Valleys.