This File contains the following items: Transcript from Lord Justice Taylor Inquiry of Mr Collins; Hand written notes; Report to Policy Committee by Sheffield City Council Director of Libraries and Information Services on The Libraries Response (May 1989); News Releases from Sheffield City Council; Minutes of meeting of the Officers Working Part (Sheffield District) relating to the proposal of Sheffield Wednesday Football club to construct new turnstiles/ segregation of supporters at Leppings Lane, Hillsborough Football Stadium (18 April 1985); Photocopies of articles and Newspaper cuttings; West Midlands Police document stating the files received from Sheffield City Council Building Surveyor relating to the Hillsborough Football Stadium; City of Sheffield Department of Land and Planning Plan of Hillsborough Football Stadium West Stand Existing plan (15/04/1989); Newspaper cuttings from the Sunday Times.
Items marked File 73C: Witness letter requested for the Coroner, November 1990; Papers relating to Sheffield City Council's role in the Lord Justice Taylor Hillsborough Inquiry, including technical reports, expenditure costs, memorandum, papers relating to the removal of Barrier 124A, Submission to the Taylor Inquiry on behalf of Sheffield City Council (May - July 1989), Memorandum relating Recommendation 31 of the Taylor Final Report (July 1989); Papers, Memorandum, Agendas and Minutes for meeting of the Hillsborough Disaster Co-ordinating Group April - May 1989; Memorandum from City of Sheffield reporting the opening day of the Coroner's Inquest, April 1989; Document Summary Sheet of documentation relating to Sheffield Wednesday Football Club from File No. 4. Key to photographs; Correspondence regarding Review of Football Ground Safety following the Disaster; Letter from Football Association to all County Football Associations requesting report stating any immediate actions to implement changes, 17 April 1989; Local Press Bulletin - Sheffield Libraries, and Itinerary for meeting between representatives from Liverpool City Council and Sheffield City Council regarding visit to Hillsborough on 19 April 1989; Plan of Hillsborough Football Stadium. ... more
File of correspondence and copy correspondence, Minutes of meetings, Memorandums collated by Sheffield City Council following the Disaster: Minutes of meetings of the Hillsborough Disaster Co-ordinating Group, April 1989. Correspondence between, Sheffield City Council, Sheffield Wednesday Football Club and West Midlands Police regarding retention of parts of Hillsborough Stadium for the purpose of the Taylor Inquiry and segregation policy in games following the Disaster, April 1989. Department of Health Press release regarding setting up of CRUSE Bereavement care counselling working group for the Disaster, 20 April 1989. Statement by the Home Secretary read in House of Commons and re-read in the House of Lords, 17 April 1989. Safety at Sports Grounds Act memorandum and correspondence regarding inspections at Sheffield United Football Club and other South Yorkshire sports grounds, April 1989. Agenda for Directors of Social Service meetings (Liverpool, Nottingham, Sheffield), April 1989. Papers regarding the Hillsborough Disaster Appeal including Sheffield City Council Memorandums between Principle Solicitors and Mark Webster, Minutes and press releases and Declaration of Trust April 1989. Complaint from a member of the public, April 1989. South Yorkshire Police Authority Special Meetings Minutes, including statement from the Chief Constable and Chairman of the Authority and memorandum relating to the meeting and Questions to be raised by Sheffield City Council, 20-21 April 1989. Correspondence and Minutes relating to pitch perimeter gates at Sheffield United and Sheffield Wednesday Football Clubs, April 1989. Memorandum from J. Sewell, Principle Solicitor to Mark Webster, Acting head of department and press releases regarding reporting the procedure of the first day of the Coroner's Inquests, 19 April 1989. Typed Information notes on Safety at Sports Grounds Act, Duties of the Coroner, Health and safety at work Act Terms of Reference for the Popplewell Inquiry. Plan of Hillsborough Stadium. Extract from Meeting of the General Purposes panel regarding safety at sports grounds, 7 September 1987. Correspondence from Eastwoods and Partners regarding barrier testing. South Yorkshire County Council papers and reports regarding the crushing at the 1981 FA Cup Semi Final at Hillsborough Safety Certificate South Yorkshire Police Operation Orders 1987 FA Cup Semi Final and league match between Sheffield Wednesday and Queens Park Rangers, 2 May 1987, 1979-1987. ... more
File of correspondence and copy correspondence, Minutes of meetings, Memorandums collated by Sheffield City Council following the Disaster: Correspondence with Home Office relating to the financial cost of the Hillsborough Disaster and arrangements of the Taylor Inquiry to Sheffield City Council, April - July 1989. Correspondence regarding arrangements for the Coroner's Inquests. Letter from Lord Justice Taylor thanking the Lord Mayor for the arrangements during the Inquiry. Correspondence, memorandum and file notes of meetings regarding a review of administrative and inspection systems in relation to Safety at Sports Grounds following the Taylor Report including alterations of ground, draft safety certificate conditions, June - July 1989. Correspondence regarding meeting with Liverpool delegates. Extracts of Taylor Transcripts. Briefing Notes for Special meeting of the Police Authority and access to Council information, 21 April 1989. Minutes of Hillsborough Disaster Coordinating group, May 1989. ... more
Includes: Counsel Advice; Handwritten notes; Policy notes; File notes; Correspondence; Meetings; Direction to Jury papers; Index of witnesses; Lists of representatives; Sample Statements; Lists of the deceased; Schedule of Interim Inquest. ... more