Relatives have been offered a “challenge panel” which is intended to allow them unprecedented rights to oversee the police and the IPCC investigations
Relatives to meet senior legal officers as fury mounts over 'slow' inquiry into police cover-up
The police force accused of covering up Britain’s worst-ever sporting disaster profited from the tragedy by keeping money found among the dead and dying at Hillsborough, The Independent can reveal.
One of the police officers present during the Hillsborough disaster kept a note of what happened in his pocketbook in what could be a “significant” new piece of evidence.
The toxic presence of the Liverpool striker and John Terry make our national game a joke
The last inquest was scarred by degenerating into a private battle
The judge presiding over the re-opened inquests into the 96 Hillsborough victims has rapidly and categorically rejected attempts by the Police Federation to delay the hearings by up to six years, until the conclusion of criminal investigations into the tragedy.
Lord Justice Goldring reassures families that proceedings would be transparent
The Chelsea interim-manager returns for the first time
Today marks the anniversary of the disaster
Debate over whether to pay respects to form Prime Minister has divided opinion
Brendan Rodgers has said the only silent tribute this weekend should be held before Liverpool's game at Reading in order to honour the memory of the 96 supporters who died in the Hillsborough disaster.
The sporting world was one she did not understand and did not want to understand
He wouldn't accept that the victims might be forgotten or still less that their memories be sullied in any way
One of Britain’s most senior police officers, who was severely criticised for his role in the aftermath of the Hillsborough disaster, abused his position and would have faced dismissal for gross misconduct if he had not quit with his full pension, the police watchdog has found.
The Independent’s Dave Brown last night won Cartoonist of the Year at the Society of Editors’ UK Press Awards.