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#Hillsborough

# hillsborough - This year 2022

Premier League urged to tackle 'incessant' Hillsborough chants
# Offensive
From The42
# Offensive

Premier League urged to tackle 'incessant' Hillsborough chants

Oct 31st 2022, 5:33 PM 7,833 Views 7 Comments

An MP says the league needs to take action to ensure they stop.

Pep Guardiola sorry for Hillsborough and Heysel chants – ‘if this happened’
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Pep Guardiola sorry for Hillsborough and Heysel chants – ‘if this happened’

Oct 21st 2022, 6:03 PM 4,779 Views 4 Comments

The Manchester City manager said he did not hear the chants himself.

Martin Tyler apologises after appearing to link Hillsborough and hooliganism
# BBC
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# BBC

Martin Tyler apologises after appearing to link Hillsborough and hooliganism

Aug 5th 2022, 2:25 PM 8,707 Views 12 Comments

The Sky Sports commentator said his remarks in an interview with the Today programme were not intended to link the “two separate issues”.

# hillsborough - Last year 2021

Police forces agree Hillsborough cover-up compensation for 601 victims
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Police forces agree Hillsborough cover-up compensation for 601 victims

Jun 4th 2021, 12:39 PM 10,523 Views 14 Comments

The South Yorkshire and West Midlands forces agreed the settlement following a civil claim for misfeasance in a public office.

Hillsborough disaster trial collapses after judge rules no case to answer
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Hillsborough disaster trial collapses after judge rules no case to answer

May 26th 2021, 10:52 AM 29,048 Views 25 Comments

The judge concluded there was no case fit for consideration by the jury based on any of the six counts on the indictment.

# hillsborough - All time

Final Hillsborough memorial service cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic
# JFT96
From The42
# JFT96

Final Hillsborough memorial service cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

Apr 15th 2020, 8:04 AM 5,726 Views 4 Comments

Players and staff will hold a minute’s silence and flags will be flown at half-mast.

Truth and Lies: The story of Liverpool versus The Sun newspaper
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

Truth and Lies: The story of Liverpool versus The Sun newspaper

Jan 4th 2020, 11:00 AM 23,244 Views 19 Comments

The following passage is an extract from Simon Hughes’ There She Goes.

Truth and Lies: The story of Liverpool versus The Sun newspaper
# EXTRACT
From The42
# EXTRACT

Truth and Lies: The story of Liverpool versus The Sun newspaper

Dec 28th 2019, 9:00 PM 20,707 Views 16 Comments

The following passage is an extract from Simon Hughes’ There She Goes.

Dalglish 'hugely disappointed' at not guilty verdict over Liverpool deaths at Hillsborough
# Response
From The42
# Response

Dalglish 'hugely disappointed' at not guilty verdict over Liverpool deaths at Hillsborough

Nov 29th 2019, 7:55 PM 5,656 Views 0 Comments

Match commander David Duckenfield was cleared of gross negligence manslaughter.

'A disgrace': Hillsborough families hit out as Duckenfield cleared over deaths of 95 Liverpool fans
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

'A disgrace': Hillsborough families hit out as Duckenfield cleared over deaths of 95 Liverpool fans

Updated Nov 28th 2019, 8:51 PM 22,530 Views 0 Comments

Duckenfield did not give evidence in the trial as the court as the court heard he was suffering from PTSD.

Retrial of Hillsborough match commander to open today
# David Duckenfield
# David Duckenfield

Retrial of Hillsborough match commander to open today

Oct 10th 2019, 8:06 AM 8,441 Views 0 Comments

The former police chief superintendent denies the gross negligence manslaughter of 95 Liverpool supporters at the 1989 FA Cup semi-final.

Hillsborough disaster: Outrage from victims' relatives as safety officer fined €7,500
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Hillsborough disaster: Outrage from victims' relatives as safety officer fined €7,500

May 13th 2019, 9:15 PM 11,491 Views 0 Comments

Graham Mackrell was found guilty of failing to ensure there were enough turnstiles to manage unduly large crowds.

'We will never forget': Events take place to mark 30th anniversary of Hillsborough tragedy
# Ynwa
# Ynwa

'We will never forget': Events take place to mark 30th anniversary of Hillsborough tragedy

Apr 15th 2019, 12:36 PM 10,457 Views 0 Comments

The city of Liverpool is set to fall silent at 3.06pm today.

Hillsborough trial: Jury fails to reach verdict over David Duckenfield manslaughter charges
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Hillsborough trial: Jury fails to reach verdict over David Duckenfield manslaughter charges

Apr 3rd 2019, 1:23 PM 9,360 Views 0 Comments

He had been charged with 95 counts of gross negligence manslaughter.

This historical clock tower has started chiming for the first time in over 30 years
# Co Down
# Co Down

This historical clock tower has started chiming for the first time in over 30 years

Jan 26th 2019, 6:00 PM 15,015 Views 8 Comments

The clock began chiming to signify the countdown to the opening of the Hillsborough Castle and Gardens in April.

Hillsborough trial: 'Extraordinarily bad' failings of police chief caused 96 deaths, court hears
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Hillsborough trial: 'Extraordinarily bad' failings of police chief caused 96 deaths, court hears

Jan 16th 2019, 3:08 PM 9,516 Views 0 Comments

David Duckenfield denies the gross negligence manslaughter of 95 of the Liverpool supporters.

Hillsborough disaster police chief faces manslaughter trial today
# David Duckenfield
# David Duckenfield

Hillsborough disaster police chief faces manslaughter trial today

Jan 14th 2019, 9:36 AM 13,478 Views 0 Comments

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

Hillsborough match commander fails in attempt to halt manslaughter trial
# Hillsborough
From The42
# Hillsborough

Hillsborough match commander fails in attempt to halt manslaughter trial

Dec 6th 2018, 5:09 PM 13,388 Views 0 Comments

David Duckenfield’s trial will go ahead on 14 January.

Kenny Dalglish receives knighthood for 'services to football, charity and the city of Liverpool'
# King Kenny
From The42
# King Kenny

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

Nov 16th 2018, 3:04 PM 5,383 Views 12 Comments

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

Charges dropped against ex-police chief accused of blaming Liverpool fans for Hillsborough disaster
# Norman Bettison
# Norman Bettison

Charges dropped against ex-police chief accused of blaming Liverpool fans for Hillsborough disaster

Aug 21st 2018, 11:31 AM 12,014 Views 0 Comments

Prosecutors said the decision came as there were changes in the evidence of two witnesses, while a third passed away.

Police commander in charge on day of Hillsborough football tragedy to face manslaughter charges
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

Police commander in charge on day of Hillsborough football tragedy to face manslaughter charges

Jun 29th 2018, 11:04 AM 15,123 Views 0 Comments

In all, 96 Liverpool fans died in the Hillsborough tragedy in 1989.

Topman 'unreservedly apologises' after claims it was selling t-shirt referencing Hillsborough disaster
# The 96
# The 96

Topman 'unreservedly apologises' after claims it was selling t-shirt referencing Hillsborough disaster

Mar 16th 2018, 9:58 AM 30,548 Views 53 Comments

The company has yet to respond to the online furore.

Claim that Liverpool fans at Hillsborough burned police horse with cigarettes 'was false'
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Claim that Liverpool fans at Hillsborough burned police horse with cigarettes 'was false'

Dec 16th 2017, 12:14 PM 18,379 Views 0 Comments

However, the officer who was on the horse will not face a criminal prosecution due to a lack of evidence.

Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster
# Liverpool
# Liverpool

Five men to appear in court over Hillsborough disaster

Sep 6th 2017, 6:15 AM 7,144 Views 0 Comments

In all, 96 people died as a result of the 1989 tragedy.

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: The almost three-decade journey to justice
# Hillsborough
# Hillsborough

Hillsborough disaster: The almost three-decade journey to justice

Jun 28th 2017, 5:00 PM 9,809 Views 0 Comments

The Crown Prosecution Service confirmed today that six people will be charged over the 1989 disaster.

The victims of Hillsborough: Who were "The 96"?
# JFT96
# JFT96

The victims of Hillsborough: Who were "The 96"?

Jun 28th 2017, 11:38 AM 42,054 Views 20 Comments

Charges are to be brought against six people in relation to the deaths at the football stadium in 1989.

Criminal proceedings WILL be brought in relation to Hillsborough disaster
# Justice For The 96
# Justice For The 96

Criminal proceedings WILL be brought in relation to Hillsborough disaster

Jun 28th 2017, 11:22 AM 50,903 Views 0 Comments

Six people including four police officers, a safety officer and a solicitor are charged.

After 28 years, can Hillsborough survivors finally attain a sense of closure?
# Trauma
From The42
# Trauma

After 28 years, can Hillsborough survivors finally attain a sense of closure?

Jun 25th 2017, 7:00 AM 4,225 Views 6 Comments

John Hughson speaks to The42 about the legacy of this terrible tragedy.

The Sun apologises for Ross Barkley column, says 'there was never any slur intended'
# Kelvin Mackenzie
# Kelvin Mackenzie

The Sun apologises for Ross Barkley column, says 'there was never any slur intended'

Apr 22nd 2017, 11:39 AM 14,808 Views 0 Comments

The column by Kelvin MacKenzie compared Barkley to a gorilla.

Everton bans The Sun from its stadium following controversial Kelvin MacKenzie column
# Goodison Park
# Goodison Park

Everton bans The Sun from its stadium following controversial Kelvin MacKenzie column

Apr 15th 2017, 12:52 PM 28,414 Views 67 Comments

The column by MacKenzie discussing Everton player Ross Barkley in derogatory fashion has caused outrage.

UKIP leader forced to deny own statement that he lost a close friend at Hillsborough disaster
# UKIP Lies
# UKIP Lies

UKIP leader forced to deny own statement that he lost a close friend at Hillsborough disaster

Feb 15th 2017, 7:42 AM 11,825 Views 18 Comments

A press officer for Nuttall has since offered her resignation over the controversy.

'At best, delusional' - May slammed for saying she ensured justice for Hillsborough families
# JFT96
# JFT96

'At best, delusional' - May slammed for saying she ensured justice for Hillsborough families

Feb 2nd 2017, 8:49 AM 14,498 Views 56 Comments

May was Home Secretary when fresh inquests into the deaths of 96 Liverpool fans were ordered.

The 27 photographs that took our breath away in 2016
# Pics Of The Year
# Pics Of The Year

The 27 photographs that took our breath away in 2016

Dec 27th 2016, 5:00 PM 36,843 Views 14 Comments

From Dublin’s gangland shootings to Syria, from Brexit to the migrant crisis, here are the best photos of this year.

'John Barnes went to one as Tina Turner...and it wasn't just fancy-dress parties sometimes'
# Barry Venison
From The42
# Barry Venison

'John Barnes went to one as Tina Turner...and it wasn't just fancy-dress parties sometimes'

Dec 24th 2016, 12:05 PM 18,775 Views 9 Comments

Most-famous for his haircut, the Premier League cult hero is much more than that.

'I was not the same player or anywhere near as focused after Hillsborough'
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'I was not the same player or anywhere near as focused after Hillsborough'

Sep 14th 2016, 8:00 AM 21,606 Views 8 Comments

Liverpool legend Steve Nicol speaks to The42 about the impact that the tragedy had on him.

Jurgen Klopp refuses to answer question from The Sun journalist
# Stance
From The42
# Stance

Jurgen Klopp refuses to answer question from The Sun journalist

Aug 7th 2016, 1:59 AM 18,415 Views 26 Comments

It is unclear whether the manager’s decision is related to the paper’s coverage of the Hillsborough disaster.

No one wants to buy this bizarre 'Flintstones' house in San Francisco
# California
# California

No one wants to buy this bizarre 'Flintstones' house in San Francisco

Aug 1st 2016, 5:00 PM 38,576 Views 19 Comments

After two price chops, it seems no one is quite taken in by its charms enough to lay down millions.

Colin Murray quits TalkSport following takeover by Sun owner
# Principle
From The42
# Principle

Colin Murray quits TalkSport following takeover by Sun owner

Jul 13th 2016, 3:56 PM 43,233 Views 40 Comments

The presenter said he had been offered a contract with the station until 2019.

Manchester police apologise for using Hillsborough disaster image in recruitment poster
# Inappropriate
# Inappropriate

Manchester police apologise for using Hillsborough disaster image in recruitment poster

Jun 10th 2016, 1:26 PM 13,878 Views 17 Comments

The image was recalled within 90 minutes of being circulated.

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