In 1986, throughout England the metropolitan county councils including South Yorkshire County Council were abolished. The functions of the county council were devolved to the boroughs; joint-boards covering fire, police and public transport; and to other special joint arrangements.
This file includes the following items: Index to content of South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Registry files FP19/2/4A (see SY341/1/3/2/4 - SY341/1/3/2/14). List of plans of Hillsborough Stadium. List of South Yorkshire County Council Safety of Sport Ground Act documents including references to West Stand access, Radial Fences, Pitch Perimeter barriers, Certification, Hillsborough Stadium details for certification, Committee Reports and Press Releases. ... more
These print outs include the nature of any action needed, the date the action was raised and the original document or statement reference number the action originated from. They also include a blank space for the actioning police officer to write the result of that action; The actions largely relate to establishing the historical context behind the issuing of a Safety Certificate by Sheffield City Council and obtaining additional statements in relation to claims made in Superintendent Roger Greenwood's written submission. ... more
South Yorkshire Police and Hammond Suddards requested Deputy Chief Constable J Phillips, Devon & Cornwall Police to write this report on their behalf as part of the Contribution Hearings; This is commonly known by South Yorkshire Police as The Phillips Report, not to be confused with the ACPO Submission to Taylor; Also includes report by John Stalker on behalf of Sheffield Wednesday Football Club [Page 262]; ... more