Hillsborough

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Hillsborough misconduct charges against Sir Norman Bettison dropped

Hillsborough misconduct charges against Sir Norman Bettison dropped

The former Merseyside and West Yorkshire chief constable had been charged with four counts of misconduct in a public office, all relating to alleged lies he told about his role in the aftermath of the 1989 tragedy.

Friday, June 29, 2018

Friday, June 29, 2018

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield to face manslaughter trial

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield to face manslaughter trial

The police chief will face trial for 95 manslaughter by gross negligence charges.

Friday, March 16, 2018

Friday, March 16, 2018

Topman 'Hillsborough' top shows 'staggering naivety or incompetence', says Jamie East

Topman 'Hillsborough' top shows 'staggering naivety or incompetence', says Jamie East

Topman has shown 'staggering naivety or incompetence', says Jamie East

Topman has stoped selling a top which appeared to reference the Hillsborough disaster

Topman removes top from sale after claims it references Hillsborough

Topman removes top from sale after claims it references Hillsborough

Topman removes top from sale after claims it references Hillsborough

The top had the number 96 on it as well as a rose and the phrase 'what goes around comes back around'

Friday, February 23, 2018

Friday, February 23, 2018

'Parallels between Hillsborough and Grenfell show history could repeat itself', says Mayor Andy Burnham

'Parallels between Hillsborough and Grenfell show history could repeat itself,' says Mayor Andy Burnham

'Parallels between Hillsborough and Grenfell show history could repeat itself'

Rapper Stormzy used his performance at The Brits to criticise Theresa May over her response to the Grenfell Tower fire

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

A total of five people have been charged after police raids

Three charged with running human trafficking ring in shadow of Sheffield Wednesday football stadium

Three charged with running human trafficking ring next to Hillsborough stadium

Three people from Leppings Lane charged

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Hillsborough report: Barrister says some are 'avoiding the problem' of legal aid for bereaved families

Hillsborough report: Barrister says some are 'avoiding the problem' of legal aid for bereaved families

Barrister says some are 'avoiding the problem' of legal aid for bereaved

A report on Hillsborough says there should be charter for bereaved families

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Five to appear at Preston Crown Court to face charges relating to Hillsborough

Hillsborough: Five to appear at Preston Crown Court over disaster which killed 96 Liverpool fans

Five to appear at Preston Crown Court to face Hillsborough charges

96 football fans died in a crush at the Hillsborough stadium in 1989

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Five to appear in court to face charges relating to Hillsborough

Five to appear in court to face charges relating to Hillsborough

Five to appear in court to face charges relating to Hillsborough

96 football fans died in a crush at the stadium in April 1989

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - what is it?

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - but how does it work, and how safe is it?

Liverpool fans vote in favour of rail seating - but how safe is it?

A week-long poll run by a campaign group revealed 88% of the sample voted in favour of safe standing

Liverpool FC fans back reintroduction of standing

Liverpool FC fans back reintroduction of standing

88% of fans cited in supporters' group poll back return of safe standing

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Residents gave Sir Martin Moore-Bick a passionate interrogation tonight

Furious Grenfell Tower resident tells inquiry judge 'you're going to repeat the mistakes of Hillsborough'

Watch furious Grenfell Tower resident attack inquiry judge

Sir Martin Moore-Bick faced an angry public meeting tonight

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Hillsborough disaster 'would've been swept under the carpet if it weren't for tenacity of campaigners', says reporter

Hillsborough disaster 'would've been swept under the carpet if it weren't for campaigners' tenacity', says reporter

Hillsborough disaster 'would've been swept under the carpet'

Six people have been charged with offences relating to the Hillsborough disaster

Hillsborough: criminal charges brought against six people

Hillsborough: criminal charges brought against six people

Hillsborough: criminal charges brought against six people

Those charged include Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield and former chief constable Sir Norman Bettison

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Inquiry should not allow those responsible to dictate agenda like Hillsborough', says inquest lawyer

Grenfell Tower investigators should ensure no repeat of Hillsborough cover-up, says lawyer who worked on soccer disaster case

'Grenfell Tower inquiry should learn from mistakes of Hillsborough probe'

James Saunders, an inquest lawyer who worked on the Hillsborough case, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the inquiry into the deaths caused by the fire

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Hillsborough campaigner Steve Rotheram wins Liverpool mayoralty despite Labour losing more than 200 seats in local election results

Hillsborough campaigner Steve Rotheram boosts Labour by winning Liverpool mayoralty

Hillsborough campaigner boosts Labour by winning Liverpool mayoralty

The results continue to trickle in, but the Hillsborough campaigner has won the post amid Labour woes

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

'We should be very proud about quality and safety standards' after Hillsborough, claims Ray Lewis

'We should be very proud about quality and safety standards' after Hillsborough, claims Ray Lewis

Hillsborough referee Ray Lewis reveals the horror he witnessed

Ray Lewis, referee at the ill-fated semi-final in 1989, claims the disaster has had a lasting impact

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Hillsborough: Andy Burnham to propose bill which could imprison 'untruthful' police officers

Andy Burnham unveils 'Hillsborough law' which could jail officers

Andy Burnham unveils 'Hillsborough law' which could jail officers

The so-called 'Hillsborough law' would lead to greater accountability from police forces

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Paul Nuttall: 'Hillsborough question' will impact him in by-election, says Times Red Box editor

Paul Nuttall: 'Hillsborough question' will impact him in by-election, says Times Red Box editor

Paul Nuttall: 'The Hillsborough question' will affect by-election, says editor

Matt Chorley, editor of the Times Red Box and newest Press Gallery Chairman, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the UKIP leader's admission that claims made about his association with Hillsborough were false

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Paul Nuttall has admitted he didn't lose close friends at Hillsborough

Paul Nuttall branded 'a disgrace' by Hillsborough campaigners after admitting he didn't lose close friends in disaster

Paul Nuttall branded 'a disgrace' by Hillsborough campaigners

Nuttall had claimed to have lost close friends in the 1989 tragedy but has now rowed back from the claim

Paul Nuttall admits Hillsborough 'close friends' claim false

Paul Nuttall admits Hillsborough 'close friends' claim false

Paul Nuttall admits Hillsborough claim false

Nuttall had previously said he lost close friends on the day of the disaster, but now admits this isn't the case

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

'Hillsborough families are not happy with the small amount of people who could be charged', says journalist

Hillsborough disaster inquest: More police officers should face charges, says Liverpool journalist

'Hillsborough families think more people should face charges'

Evidence on 23 suspects in relation to the Hillsborough disaster has been handed to prosecutors by investigators

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

96 fans lost their lives at the Hillsborough football disaster in 1989

Hillsborough: People still think we're guilty, says Liverpool fan Tony Evans

Hillsborough: People still think we're guilty, says Liverpool fan Tony Evans

Evans, who was at Hillsborough on the day of the disaster in 1989, believes criminal cases may come to court later this year and justice may finally be around the corner

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Sir Norman Bettison blasts Hillsborough Independent Panel report for not being 'open-minded'

Hillsborough Independent Panel report blasted by Sir Norman Bettison

Hillsborough Independent Panel report blasted by Sir Norman Bettison

Sir Norman, a chief inspector in South Yorkshire at the time of the disaster, claims the inquiry was not 'open-minded'

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Thursday, October 27, 2016

LISTEN West Ham and Chelsea fans compare London Stadium chaos to Hillsborough

West Ham and Chelsea fans compare London Stadium chaos to Hillsborough

Witnesses to last night's violence say the police lost control and the stadium's labyrinthine structure is a recipe for disaster

Friday, September 30, 2016

Friday, September 30, 2016

South Yorkshire Police's David Crompton to take legal action over resignation

Hillsborough: South Yorkshire chief constable David Crompton to fight forced resignation in court

Hillsborough: South Yorkshire chief constable to fight resignation in court

David Crompton was asked to resign over a statement made in the wake of the Hillsborough inquest's findings

Friday, September 16, 2016

Friday, September 16, 2016

Derek Hatton praises Liverpool City Council's support of The Sun boycott

Hillsborough: Derek Hatton praises Liverpool City Council's official Sun boycott

Derek Hatton praises Liverpool City Council's support of Sun boycott

The Sun's coverage of the Hillsborough disaster has lead to an emnity against the newspaper which has lasted decades.

Monday, June 6, 2016

Monday, June 6, 2016

Prime Minister Debate: Theresa May 'stands out' over Boris Johnson and George Osborne, says Andy Burnham MP

Prime Minister debate: Theresa May 'stands out' above Boris Johnson or George Osborne, says Andy Burnham MP

Prime Minister debate: Theresa May 'stands out', says Andy Burnham MP

The shadow home secretary suggested to Paul Ross he would support his opposite number over 'opportunist' Boris Johnson

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Hillsborough: South Yorkshire police are 'in denial' and 'haven't changed or learned', claims Andy Burnham MP

Hillsborough: South Yorkshire police are 'in denial' and 'haven't changed or learned', claims Andy Burnham MP

Hillsborough: South Yorkshire police are 'in denial' and 'haven't changed'

Labour MP Andy Burham launches a scaching attack on the force and its history of ‘underhand tactics in pursuing false prosecutions’

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Hillsborough verdict: 'The police should be hanging their heads in shame', says Graham Beecroft

Hillsborough verdict: 'The police should be hanging their heads in shame', says Graham Beecroft

Hillsborough verdict: 'The police should be hanging their heads in shame'

Graham Beecroft was commentating on the FA Cup semi-final when the disaster unfolded

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Hillsborough verdict: Leading journalist John Keith expects families of the victims to welcome criminal charges

Hillsborough verdict: Leading journalist John Keith expects families of the victims to welcome criminal charges

Hillsborough: Merseyside journalist expects families to welcome criminal charges

John Keith says what people want is 'absolute justice'

 Hillsborough inquest verdict: 'Historic and momentous, something we've waited a long time for', says Liverpool Echo deputy head of sport

Hillsborough inquest verdict: 'Historic and momentous', says Liverpool Echo deputy head of sport

Hillsborough verdict: 'Historic and momentous', says David Prentice

Liverpool Echo deputy head of sport hails the outcome of the Warrington inquest