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#Hillsborough disaster

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Andrew Devine: Liverpool fan's death judged to be 97th from Hillsborough disaster
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Andrew Devine: Liverpool fan's death judged to be 97th from Hillsborough disaster

Jul 29th 2021, 8:33 AM 9,820 Views 0 Comments

Mr Devine, who died aged 55 on Tuesday, suffered life-changing injuries in the 1989 stadium disaster.

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Police chief in command during Hillsborough stadium disaster to face retrial
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# David Duckenfield

Police chief in command during Hillsborough stadium disaster to face retrial

Jun 25th 2019, 11:03 AM 10,716 Views 0 Comments

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
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# David Duckenfield

Hillsborough disaster police chief faces manslaughter trial today

Jan 14th 2019, 9:36 AM 13,473 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Nov 16th 2018, 3:04 PM 5,380 Views 12 Comments

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
# The 96
# The 96

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

Aug 9th 2017, 7:00 PM 14,510 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough-disaster - Friday 10 February, 2017

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

Feb 10th 2017, 3:37 PM 23,196 Views 80 Comments

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

South Yorkshire Police chief constable suspended over his response to Hillsborough
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South Yorkshire Police chief constable suspended over his response to Hillsborough

Apr 27th 2016, 5:44 PM 27,112 Views 42 Comments

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

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

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

Apr 26th 2016, 1:37 PM 21,317 Views 43 Comments

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

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

Apr 26th 2016, 12:44 PM 12,267 Views 12 Comments

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

Hillsborough verdicts: Crown Prosecution will now consider bringing criminal charges
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Hillsborough verdicts: Crown Prosecution will now consider bringing criminal charges

Apr 26th 2016, 12:23 PM 9,856 Views 18 Comments

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

# hillsborough-disaster - Thursday 14 April, 2016

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

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

Apr 14th 2016, 1:12 PM 9,316 Views 20 Comments

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
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# Witnesses

Police try to identify six people who helped Hillsborough victims

May 14th 2015, 5:23 PM 18,660 Views 5 Comments

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
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# Disaster

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

Mar 10th 2015, 11:50 AM 7,418 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough-disaster - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

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

Jan 14th 2015, 9:30 PM 34,877 Views 65 Comments

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

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

Apr 25th 2014, 2:42 PM 8,133 Views 24 Comments

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

# hillsborough-disaster - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

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

Apr 15th 2014, 6:34 PM 5,598 Views 2 Comments

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

# hillsborough-disaster - Sunday 13 April, 2014

Liverpool beat Man City in title crunch clash
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# Success

Liverpool beat Man City in title crunch clash

Apr 13th 2014, 3:57 PM 22,713 Views 119 Comments

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

Everton announce plans for a permanent Hillsborough memorial at Goodison Park
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Everton announce plans for a permanent Hillsborough memorial at Goodison Park

Mar 26th 2014, 6:58 PM 5,470 Views 19 Comments

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

# hillsborough-disaster - Monday 27 January, 2014

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

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

Jan 27th 2014, 11:31 PM 15,401 Views 79 Comments

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
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# FOI

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

Jan 15th 2014, 1:38 PM 7,102 Views 22 Comments

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
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# Hillsborough

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

Sep 12th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,917 Views 8 Comments

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

Police wanted Hillsborough disaster funds for gifts and holiday homes
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# Shocking

Police wanted Hillsborough disaster funds for gifts and holiday homes

Aug 20th 2013, 5:12 PM 3,491 Views 7 Comments

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'
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

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

Apr 25th 2013, 5:31 PM 3,307 Views 4 Comments

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
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# Hillsborough

Hillsborough families to attend pre-inquest hearing today

Apr 25th 2013, 6:30 AM 4,626 Views 2 Comments

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

Hillsborough justice campaigner Anne Williams dies
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Hillsborough justice campaigner Anne Williams dies

Apr 18th 2013, 10:20 AM 10,749 Views 38 Comments

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

A city united: Hillsborough victims remembered at Anfield anniversary service
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A city united: Hillsborough victims remembered at Anfield anniversary service

Apr 15th 2013, 4:58 PM 7,094 Views 30 Comments

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

Respect: Mansfield leave 96 seats empty in Hillsborough tribute
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Respect: Mansfield leave 96 seats empty in Hillsborough tribute

Jan 6th 2013, 1:54 PM 2,512 Views 7 Comments

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

Hillsborough inquests hearing set for December 19
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Hillsborough inquests hearing set for December 19

Dec 12th 2012, 5:21 PM 3,241 Views 10 Comments

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

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

Dec 5th 2012, 2:24 PM 818 Views 0 Comments

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
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Special prosecutor to lead Hillsborough investigation - report

Oct 20th 2012, 2:32 PM 2,282 Views 2 Comments

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
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# Hillsborough

Up to 200 police could face charges over Hillsborough tragedy

Oct 12th 2012, 2:14 PM 3,419 Views 9 Comments

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
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Hillsborough disaster: Sir Norman Bettison to retire in March

Oct 4th 2012, 8:32 PM 4,871 Views 9 Comments

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
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# Hillsborough Disaster

The Hillsborough documents: What we've learned so far

Sep 30th 2012, 8:00 AM 7,273 Views 5 Comments

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
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# The Lies

Kelvin MacKenzie wants apology from police over Hillsborough lies

Sep 26th 2012, 1:51 PM 4,828 Views 27 Comments

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

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

Sep 20th 2012, 2:32 PM 776 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Sep 18th 2012, 10:53 AM 4,652 Views 15 Comments

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

Sep 12th 2012, 3:46 PM 6,306 Views 15 Comments

“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.

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

Sep 12th 2012, 3:37 PM 2,336 Views 1 Comment

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

Independent report finds police changed Hillsborough statements to deflect blame
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Independent report finds police changed Hillsborough statements to deflect blame

Sep 12th 2012, 1:22 PM 9,709 Views 39 Comments

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

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

Sep 12th 2012, 11:24 AM 5,160 Views 0 Comments

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.

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