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Len Biddlecombe, the american disaster

Len Biddlecombe, writer and poet – from his book ‘Love of Life’.  Remembering with deep sadness the shameful atrocity of 11 September 2001 in America. This poem is offered in memory of all those who lost their lives. There’s one date on the calendar we always will remember In the year two thousand and one, the […]

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Len Biddlecombe, the village that lost its children

Len Biddlecombe, writer and poet – from his book ‘Love of Life’.  The Aberfan disaster was a catastrophic collapse of a colliery spoil tip in the Welsh village of Aberfan, near Merthyr Tydfil, on 21 October 1966, killing 116 children and 28 adults. It was caused by a build-up of water in the accumulated rock […]

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Len Biddlecombe, our green and pleasant land

Len Biddlecombe, writer and poet – from his book ‘Love of Life’ Why do people go abroad? I’ll never understand. There’s beauty all around us In our green and pleasant land. The sunrise in the morning That creeps across the sky To brighten every corner As the darkness waves goodbye That host of tiny creatures […]

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