Justice for the 96

The Hull Derby - Lessons From Merseyside

Karl Davis | Posted 17.06.2014 | UK Sport
Karl Davis

Tonight, the two Rugby League teams in Hull will square off in the sport's Super League. Fans of both clubs will doubtless spend time before and after the match drinking together, some will mingle and sit together during the game as banter and honour are exchanged and battled for...

Parallels From A Victorious Weekend, Thoughts on Hillsborough From 9 Year Old Me; To A Policeman's Lie..(A Poem For Hillsborough)

Karl Davis | Posted 13.06.2014 | UK Sport
Karl Davis

My heart is still beating hard following Liverpool's dramatic win on Sunday over Manchester City. Many have pointed to the strange parallels between y...

The Heroes of the Hillsborough Campaign Have Shaken the Foundations of Our Political Establishment, Forever

Steve Rotheram | Posted 14.06.2014 | UK Politics
Steve Rotheram

Today really matters. It marks 25 years since 96 innocent men, women and children were killed at the Hillsborough football stadium in Sheffield. It marks 25 years since the orchestrated campaign to denigrate the memory of the deceased began. And it marks 25 years of totally preventable pain, anguish and heartache for the families of the victims and the survivors of that fateful crush... As we gather at Anfield this afternoon for the 25th anniversary of the deaths of 96 of our own, we do so, for the first time, under the umbrella of a collective hope.

Hillsborough Survivors Speak Of 'Intimidation' By Police

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK

Hillsborough survivors have spoken of how they were "scared and intimidated" by officers from the force tasked to independently investigate the footba...

Gerrard Makes £96,000 Donation To Hillsborough Family Support Group

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Sport

Steven Gerrard, the Liverpool captain, has made a personal donation of £96,000 to the Hillsborough Family Support Group. The England midfielder's ...

Thousands Pay Tribute To The 96 At Hillsborough

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK

Thousands of people have attended a memorial service to mark the 24th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster. Liverpool FC manager Brendan Rodge...

Hillsborough Disaster: 'Large Number' Of Current And Former Police Officers Face Investigation

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.10.2012 | UK Sport

The biggest ever inquiry into police actions in the UK is to be launched following allegations of misconduct by South Yorkshire police, West Midlands ...

Hillsborough Families 'Pleased' But Disappointed Bettison Will Get Full Pension

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.10.2012 | UK

The families of Hillsborough victims have welcomed the resignation of a top police officer who criticised Liverpool fans in the wake of the tragedy bu...

The One With Hillsborough - Part 2

Georgy Jamieson | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK
Georgy Jamieson

The day after the startling, and frankly disturbing, revelations about the cover up and lies told after Hillsborough came out I was asked onto local radio to discuss my blog and my thoughts on the tragedy.

Hillsborough Police Cover-Up 'Known 14 Years Ago'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.09.2012 | UK

Documents outlining the police's role in covering up the Hillsborough disaster were handed to the Crown Prosecution Service 14 years ago, it was claim...

'The Police Ignored Us At First - I Can't Understand Why They Didn't Do Anything'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

Here are exerts from three witness statements from fans given to South Yorkshire police shortly after the tragedy, released for the first time in the...

Hillsborough Families To Pursue Criminal Action Over Cover-Up

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

Vindication for the 96 Liverpool fans who died at Hillsborough means the dead can rest in peace, families have said, but their loved ones will continu...

'Today Is For Truth, Tomorrow Is For Justice' (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

Police and emergency services made "strenuous attempts" to deflect the blame for the Hillsborough disaster onto innocent fans, newly released document...

'Without The Truth You Cannot Grieve'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

An apology from Prime Minister David Cameron would pave the way for more officials to express regret for the first time over the way the Hillsborough ...

Hillsborough Papers To Be Released To Families

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK

The families of the 96 people killed in the Hillsborough tragedy will be able to see thousands of unpublished documents relating to the disaster for t...

Hillsborough - Justice for the 96

Mike Audley | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK
Mike Audley

I knew three people who had gone to the match, so just hoped that they'd be ok. They were Rick Jones and his girlfriend Tracey - both of whom I'd been at Sheffield university with until the previous year - and one of my best friends Fran McCallister, a fireman and doorman, a colossus.