Saturday, May 28, 2005
UFO Sightings Sparked MoD Probe
The clamour around the possibility of "little green men" visiting Pembrokeshire forced Government officials to look into the situation in the late 1970s.
There were numerous tabloid reports, including one of an entire class of schoolchildren claiming to have seen a UFO landing.
Many others reported being petrified by a strange silver alien.
It all happened in what became known as the Broad Haven Triangle.
Canny tourist operators even started running UFO sighting weekends.
But new documents show despite publicly dismissing the reports as hoaxes, defence experts were racing to get answers.
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