This File contains the following items: Skeleton Argument and Supplementary Skeleton Argument on behalf of South Yorkshire Ambulance Service. Affidavit of Chief Executive of South Yorkshire Metropolitan Ambulance and Paramedic Service (formerly the South Yorkshire Metropolitan Ambulance Service). Exhibit AP1: Interim Report of the Hillsborough Stadium Disaster Inquiry by Lord Justice Taylor. Exhibit AP2: Letter from Chief Metropolitan Ambulance Officer of South Yorkshire Metropolitan Ambulance and Paramedic Service to the editor of the British Medical Journal regarding an article in the British Medical Journal published on 30 Nov 1991. Letter is dated Jan 1992. Exhibit AP3: cross examination of Dr Glyn Phillips, a GP and Liverpool supporter from the Taylor Inquiry. Exhibit AP4:Response to criticism of the ambulance service submitted to the Taylor Inquiry. Exhibit AP5: Cross examination of Dr John Ashton, a lecturer in Community Health at Liverpool University from the Taylor Inquiry. Exhibit AP6: Cross examination of Frederick James Eccleston. ... more
This file includes the following items: Briefing and Instructions to Counsel (Richard Maxwell QCl, Counsel for Sheffield City Council) for the Coroner's Resumed Inquest. Correspondence between Keeble Hawson Solicitors and Dr Popper, HM Coroner regarding disclosure and witnesses. List of witnesses [to appear at the Resumed Inquest]. Draft of proposed summary of agreed facts. Handwritten notes [for the Coroner's Inquest on 23 January 1991] largely regarding the safety certificate. [Note between staff] regarding accommodations for Dr Popper during the Judicial Review. Exhibit SLP1 which were referred to in the Affidavit of Dr Popper. ... more
Includes letter Letter from Hillsborough Steering Committee to HM Coroner forwarding letters from relatives (and solicitors representing relatives) of the deceased, with specific questions wishing to be addressed at the Coroner's Resumed Inquests. Includes requests of people to be considered as witnesses.
West Midlands Police Report into the death of Christopher Edwards [Deceased 38].
File notes of conversations between HM Coroner and various parties.
List of Solicitors acting on behalf of the deceased.
Correspondence regarding the cost of providing Transcripts of the daily evidence of the Resumed Inquests.
Correspondence announcing a Pre Inquest Review.
Letter from Hillsborough Steering Committee to HM Coroner with specific requests relating to the Coroner's Resumed Inquests, with reply, 21 September 1990.
Correspondence relating to financial claim by deceased.
Correspondence from Hillsborough Steering Committee requesting copies of Deceased evidence Files [Body Files] before the Coroner's Resumed Inquest.
Correspondence in relation to documents available at Liverpool Law Society Library relating to the Lord Justice Taylor Inquiry, 26 July 1989.
Pages 187 to 191 contain a list of the names of the deceased and personal details of their next of kin. Redacted in their entirety. Pages 225 to 227 are a private letter from a firm of solicitors to their clients dealing with sensitive and personal matters, redacted in their entirety ... more
Includes letter from Hillsborough Steering Committee sent to all solicitors acting on behalf of the relatives of the deceased outlining the formalities of the Coroner's Inquests into named individuals and the Coroner's Evidence [Body] Files, 9 March 1990.
Draft note for file of meetings between HM Coroner and legal representatives of the relatives of the deceased discussing interim measures with interested parties.
Correspondence relating to the availability of pathologists who may be called to the Inquest and payment of services.
Correspondence relating to the publication of reports in Liverpool Law Library including Notes of conversations.
Letter from Liverpool Children Hospital to HM Coroner requesting copies of Post Mortem Reports, with reply, 27 July 1989.
Letter from Dr Robert Forrest to HM Coroner regarding the reanalysis of blood samples, July 1989.
Correspondence regarding the release of Post Mortem Reports with [solicitors of relatives of the deceased].
List of solicitors representing families of the deceased at the Inquests.
Correspondence and Minutes of meetings held to discuss the procedures of the Resumed Inquest, including: policy, Transcriptions, building arrangements, finances and aspects to be covered in the Inquests and Pre Inquest review.
Gate attendance figures.
Home Office Affairs Report "Policing Football Hooliganism: Volume 1", February 1991.
Typed Personal Account of [Dr] Robert Forest.
Copy of Coping with Hillsborough leaflet.
Time line of events with timings.
Specimen form to be completed by witnesses.
Correspondence relating to the registration of deaths.
Notes of meetings with Health and Safety Executive and Sheffield City Council. ... 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
Includes: Papers relating to Judicial Review. Includes Coroner's Affidavit; Exhibit SLP1; Affidavit of [solicitor of relatives on behalf of the 6 families of the deceased requesting Judicial Review- Paul Carlisle, Ian Glover, Richard Jones, Michael Kelly, Peter Tootle, Kevin Williams]; Exhibits HHJ/1-3; Correspondence; Notes on Inquest; Notes from meetings.
PP74 - Application for Leave to apply for a judicial review by relatives of the Deceased for an Order to quash the verdict of the Coroner's Inquest
PP 86- Application from relatives of the deceased to the Attorney General to grant permission to apply to the High Court for an order quashing the verdict of the Coroner's Inquest ... more
Includes: Agenda for meetings, Summaries of attendance at Hillsborough pre Disaster, Press Releases, Notes of conversations, Draft Pro Forma outline of Inquests, Correspondence Minutes of meeting to discuss procedural matters ... more
Opening statement by the Coroner Appearances Legal Submissions Statement by the Coroner Submission by Mr Isaacs (QC), Counsel representing Chief Superintendent Duckenfield Statement by the Coroner to the Jury Evidence of Constable S. Brown, West Midlands Police Evidence of Detective Inspector M. Layton, West Midlands Police Legal Submissions ... more
This subject was not addressed in the Stuart-Smith Scrutiny. Includes hand written notes, briefing minutes with senior police officer's post disaster and minutes of meeting with legal representatives. Full transcript of these meetings. ... more