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#Hillsborough disaster

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Police chief in command during Hillsborough stadium disaster to face retrial

96 people were killed during a crush at an FA Cup match at the stadium in 1989.

# hillsborough-disaster - Monday 14 January, 2019

Hillsborough disaster police chief faces manslaughter trial today

He faces charges related to the deaths of 95 Liverpool supporters in a disaster that occurred on 15 April 1989.

# hillsborough-disaster - Friday 16 November, 2018

From The42 Kenny Dalglish receives knighthood for 'services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool' King Kenny This post contains videos

Kenny Dalglish receives knighthood for 'services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool'

The 67-year-old is one of English football’s greatest ever players and managers.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Five men - including three ex-police officers - appear in court over Hillsborough disaster

In all, 96 people died after a crush in the overcrowded Hillsborough stadium during a Liverpool football match.

# hillsborough-disaster - Friday 10 February, 2017

From The42 Liverpool FC ban The Sun's reporters from club over infamous Hillsborough coverage Punishment

Liverpool FC ban The Sun's reporters from club over infamous Hillsborough coverage

The Premier League side have punished the paper following the notorious ‘The Truth’ story in the wake of the 1989 disaster.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

From The42 South Yorkshire Police chief constable suspended over his response to Hillsborough JFT96

South Yorkshire Police chief constable suspended over his response to Hillsborough

David Crompton’s position had been described as ‘untenable’ following the conclusion of the inquest.

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

From The42 'This has been the greatest miscarriage of justice of our times. But, finally, it is over' Reaction

'This has been the greatest miscarriage of justice of our times. But, finally, it is over'

British Prime Minister David Cameron joins those welcoming the landmark Hillsborough inquest verdicts.

From The42 Watch: Hillsborough families greet inquest verdicts with emotional 'You'll Never Walk Alone' Hillsborough Disaster This post contains videos

Watch: Hillsborough families greet inquest verdicts with emotional 'You'll Never Walk Alone'

Landmark inquest verdicts delivered after a 27-year fight for justice.

From The42 Hillsborough verdicts: Crown Prosecution will now consider bringing criminal charges JFT96

Hillsborough verdicts: Crown Prosecution will now consider bringing criminal charges

Two criminal investigations set to report to Crown Prosecution Service by the end of the year.

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From The42 Dortmund fans to show their class with tribute to Hillsborough victims at Anfield Respect

Dortmund fans to show their class with tribute to Hillsborough victims at Anfield

Travelling fans will hold up a mosaic spelling out the number 96 before tonight’s Europa League quarter-final second leg.

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Police try to identify six people who helped Hillsborough victims

Some 40 images have been released by police overall in this operation.

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

'I probably wasn't the best man for the job on the day,' says Hillsborough police chief

David Duckenfield is giving evidence at the new inquests into the death of 96 Liverpool fans at Hillsborough.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

From The42 The son of an ex-Liverpool boss quit his job after the firm became affiliated with The Sun Hillsborough

The son of an ex-Liverpool boss quit his job after the firm became affiliated with The Sun

Stephen Evans was present for the Hillsborough disaster and hasn’t forgiven The Sun for their reporting on the incident.

# hillsborough-disaster - Friday 25 April, 2014

From The42 Insults on Hillsborough Wikipedia page 'traced to British government computers' JFT96

Insults on Hillsborough Wikipedia page 'traced to British government computers'

Anonymous alterations were made from computers on a secure intranet, the Liverpool Echo reported.

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The42 In pictures: Fans unite to mark 25th Hillsborough anniversary and continue the fight for justice JFT96

In pictures: Fans unite to mark 25th Hillsborough anniversary and continue the fight for justice

Memorials were held at Anfield, Goodison Park, Hillsborough and in Nottingham this afternoon.

# hillsborough-disaster - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From The42 Liverpool beat Man City in title crunch clash Success

Liverpool beat Man City in title crunch clash

The visitors fought back from 2-0 down to level the scores, but a mistake by captain Vincent Kompany let Coutinho slam home a winner.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 26 March, 2014

From The42 Everton announce plans for a permanent Hillsborough memorial at Goodison Park JFT96

Everton announce plans for a permanent Hillsborough memorial at Goodison Park

Merseyside neighbours feel it is “fitting that our home should have a permanent tribute to the 96.”

# hillsborough-disaster - Monday 27 January, 2014

From The42 Gerrard donates £96,000 to the Hillsborough Family Support Group Class Act

Gerrard donates £96,000 to the Hillsborough Family Support Group

Liverpool’s captain has given the money as an act of support to the campaign for justice.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

Met Police will 'neither confirm nor deny' if undercover officers spied on Hillsborough campaigners FOI

Met Police will 'neither confirm nor deny' if undercover officers spied on Hillsborough campaigners

Scotland Yard said they did not answer an FOI on the issue as it was a matter of “national security”.

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 12 September, 2013

One year on: Hillsborough families left 'dismayed' by lack of progress

New inquests are set to take place next year but the progress of police investigations have disappointed victims’ families and survivors of the 1989 stadium disaster.

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

From The42 Police wanted Hillsborough disaster funds for gifts and holiday homes Shocking

Police wanted Hillsborough disaster funds for gifts and holiday homes

The ‘wish list’ also included gym equipment and microwave ovens.

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 25 April, 2013

New Hillsborough inquests will get under way in 'early 2014'

A location for the inquests is still to be determined with victims’ families divided on the matter.

Hillsborough families to attend pre-inquest hearing today

The pre-inquest hearing at London’s High Court is likely to set a date and location for the full inquests into the death of 96 people at Sheffield’s Hillsborough stadium 24 years ago.

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 18 April, 2013

From The42 Hillsborough justice campaigner Anne Williams dies JFT96

Hillsborough justice campaigner Anne Williams dies

Williams made her final public appearance at Monday’s memorial service in Anfield, marking the 24th anniversary of the Hillsborough Stadium disaster.

# hillsborough-disaster - Monday 15 April, 2013

From The42 A city united: Hillsborough victims remembered at Anfield anniversary service JFT96 This post contains videos

A city united: Hillsborough victims remembered at Anfield anniversary service

A fresh inquest into the death of 96 Liverpool fans in the 1989 stadium disaster is due to begin later this month.

# hillsborough-disaster - Sunday 6 January, 2013

From The42 Respect: Mansfield leave 96 seats empty in Hillsborough tribute JFT96

Respect: Mansfield leave 96 seats empty in Hillsborough tribute

The Conference club have come up with a unique idea ahead of their FA Cup third round tie with Liverpool today.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

From The42 Hillsborough inquests hearing set for December 19 Hillsborough

Hillsborough inquests hearing set for December 19

Attorney General Dominic Grieve requested that the verdict of the original inquests into 96 deaths in the 1989 stadium disaster be quashed.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Hansen, Dalglish join Macca to record Hillsborough Christmas single JFT96 This post contains videos

VIDEO: Hansen, Dalglish join Macca to record Hillsborough Christmas single

The cover of “He Ain’t Heavy, He’s My Brother” will be released officially on 17 December.

# hillsborough-disaster - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Special prosecutor to lead Hillsborough investigation - report

The Liverpool Echo reports that the British government will announce the highly-unusual move on Monday when the Hillsborough Independent Panel report will be debated in parliament.

# hillsborough-disaster - Friday 12 October, 2012

Up to 200 police could face charges over Hillsborough tragedy

The news comes as the Independent Police Complaints Commission is set to launch the “the largest independent inquiry that has been launched into the actions of the police in the United Kingdom.”

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Hillsborough disaster: Sir Norman Bettison to retire in March

The announcement comes in the wake of the damning report into the events of the Hillsborough disaster.

# hillsborough-disaster - Sunday 30 September, 2012

The Hillsborough documents: What we've learned so far

An examination of the report and 450,000 documents released by the Hillsborough Independent Panel has shed new light on the stadium disaster, a discredited scrutiny of evidence, and the conduct of a senior police officer.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Kelvin MacKenzie wants apology from police over Hillsborough lies

The former editor of The Sun, which printed the infamous ‘The Truth’, headline following the Hillsborough disaster is seeking recompense from the police force involved.

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 20 September, 2012

From The42 'United fans won't let club down at Anfield' - Vidic JFT96

'United fans won't let club down at Anfield' - Vidic

The Serbian defender believes fans will not engage in offensive chants about the Hillsborough disaster when the sides meet on Sunday.

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Merseyside unites as Everton pay tribute to the Hillsborough 96 JFT96 This post contains videos

VIDEO: Merseyside unites as Everton pay tribute to the Hillsborough 96

Ahead of last night’s 2-2 draw against Newcastle United, the Toffees paid a moving tribute to their cross-city brethren who died in the 1989 stadium disaster.

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

"41 people might have survived" - the Hillsborough report's findings

“The truth is out today and the justice starts tomorrow,” says the chair of the Hillsborough Family Support Group following the report of an independent panel examining 450,000 documents related to the disaster.

From The42 The front page of this evening's Liverpool Echo special Hillsborough edition JFT96

The front page of this evening's Liverpool Echo special Hillsborough edition

The paper’s front-page splash is a powerful summary of the main findings from today’s independent report.

From The42 Independent report finds police changed Hillsborough statements to deflect blame JFT96

Independent report finds police changed Hillsborough statements to deflect blame

Prime minister David Cameron offers a ‘profound’ apology to the victims of the 96 Hillsborough victims as a new independent report is published.

From The42 The front page of today's Liverpool Echo is a powerful one JFT96

The front page of today's Liverpool Echo is a powerful one

The local newspaper ran with this splash to commemorate the victims of the Hillsborough disaster on the day documents from the independent inquiry are being released.

# hillsborough-disaster - Sunday 30 October, 2011

From The42 The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting Well Read

The Sports Pages: some of the week’s best sportswriting

The story of the real-life Rocky, arguably the greatest single game in World Series history and the Sphinx-like riddle that is John Terry: all that and more in our round-up of the best (and worst) coverage of the week in sport.

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