Margaret Aspinall's 18-year-old son James died in the tragedy. The chairwoman of the Hillsborough Families Support Group said:
– Margaret Aspinall
"Obviously I'm very very pleased. I'm absolutely delighted that he's going. But then, he'll be going on his full pension, and I'd like to know the full reasons why he's choosing to retire as soon as this. Why didn't he stay, then, until the IPCC came out with their investigation?"