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Hillsborough: The tale of two 'hugely different' semi-finals in policing football crowds

Fan-turned-officer tells jury that 1988 'order' replaced by 'chaos' in disaster year.

Leppings Lane: Scene of the tragedy

Leppings Lane: Scene of the tragedy

Date - 29th January 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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The police operation outside Hillsborough stadium for a 1989 FA Cup semi-final was "hugely different" to a previous year’s tie, a former officer has told a court. Liverpool supporter David Essery, who joined the police service...
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