The Attorney General Dominic Grieve has today made an application to the High Court for new inquests to be held into the deaths of the 96 victims of the Hillsborough tragedy.
The Hillsborough inquest verdicts of accidental death have been quashed by the High Court and a new police investigation has been announced.
Families of the Hillsborough victims are on their way to London for a historic hearing. They hope to hear the inquest verdicts overturned.
The police watchdog has begun consulting families for its independent investigation into the aftermath of the Hillsborough tragedy.