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# hillsborough - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Final Hillsborough memorial service cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic
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# JFT96

Final Hillsborough memorial service cancelled due to coronavirus pandemic

Apr 15th 2020, 8:04 AM 5,683 Views 4 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Saturday 4 January, 2020

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 23,197 Views 19 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Saturday 28 December, 2019

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

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

Dec 28th 2019, 9:00 PM 19,800 Views 16 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Friday 29 November, 2019

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 5,573 Views 0 Comments

Match commander David Duckenfield was cleared of gross negligence manslaughter.

# hillsborough - Thursday 28 November, 2019

'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 22,483 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Thursday 10 October, 2019

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 8,421 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 - Monday 13 May, 2019

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 11,467 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Monday 15 April, 2019

'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 10,430 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

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 9,341 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Saturday 26 January, 2019

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 14,965 Views 8 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

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 9,490 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Monday 14 January, 2019

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 13,451 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Thursday 6 December, 2018

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

Hillsborough match commander fails in attempt to halt manslaughter trial

Dec 6th 2018, 5:09 PM 13,359 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Friday 16 November, 2018

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 5,275 Views 12 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Tuesday 21 August, 2018

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 11,984 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Friday 29 June, 2018

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 15,103 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Friday 16 March, 2018

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 30,514 Views 53 Comments

The company has yet to respond to the online furore.

# hillsborough - Saturday 16 December, 2017

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 18,345 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

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 7,115 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - 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 14,476 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

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 9,663 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 36,509 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 50,869 Views 0 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Sunday 25 June, 2017

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 4,171 Views 6 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Saturday 22 April, 2017

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 14,768 Views 0 Comments

The column by Kelvin MacKenzie compared Barkley to a gorilla.

# hillsborough - Saturday 15 April, 2017

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 28,364 Views 67 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Wednesday 15 February, 2017

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 11,797 Views 18 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Thursday 2 February, 2017

'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 14,478 Views 56 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

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 36,815 Views 14 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Saturday 24 December, 2016

'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 18,563 Views 9 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Wednesday 14 September, 2016

'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 21,476 Views 8 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Sunday 7 August, 2016

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 18,366 Views 26 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Monday 1 August, 2016

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 38,507 Views 19 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

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 43,178 Views 40 Comments

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

# hillsborough - Friday 10 June, 2016

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 13,842 Views 19 Comments

The image was recalled within 90 minutes of being circulated.

# hillsborough - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Jason McAteer on Hillsborough: 'We've had conversations and John Aldridge's been in tears'
# Emotional
From The42
# Emotional

Jason McAteer on Hillsborough: 'We've had conversations and John Aldridge's been in tears'

May 18th 2016, 8:00 AM 16,087 Views 13 Comments

Liverpool take on Sevilla in the Europa League final tonight, with the emotion from the recent verdict still raw.

# hillsborough - Thursday 28 April, 2016

Villarreal paid tribute to the Hillsborough victims tonight
# Nice Touch
From The42
# Nice Touch

Villarreal paid tribute to the Hillsborough victims tonight

Apr 28th 2016, 9:16 PM 7,067 Views 5 Comments

The home fans unveiled a large banner, which read ‘You’ll never walk alone’.

# hillsborough - Wednesday 27 April, 2016

'They were fighting against the establishment and the establishment closed ranks'
# Hillsborough
From The42
# Hillsborough

'They were fighting against the establishment and the establishment closed ranks'

Apr 27th 2016, 6:02 PM 5,827 Views 11 Comments

Kenny Dalglish has said those that died in the Hillsborough tragedy 27 years have been ‘completely vindicated’.

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

South Yorkshire Police chief constable suspended over his response to Hillsborough

Apr 27th 2016, 5:44 PM 27,081 Views 42 Comments

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

The Times of London admits it should have put Hillsborough on its front page
# JFT96
# JFT96

The Times of London admits it should have put Hillsborough on its front page

Apr 27th 2016, 2:44 PM 25,896 Views 48 Comments

The Sun, which also didn’t carry the story on the front page, has not done the same.

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