A former constable has been accused of lying under oath - after a note about the policing of the Hillsborough disaster was apparently "wiped from history". The inquest jury were told that a message from officers - calling for the gates to be shut at the back of the Leppings Lane tunnel - was received by the police control room. But that note, recorded in a log on the day after the disaster, vanished from all subsequent documents.
A police officer who was in the control box at Hillsborough says he recalls the match commander refusing a request to open gates.
The top police officer at the Hillsborough disaster told football chiefs Liverpool fans forced open a gate to "break in" to the ground.
Despite being at the ground Dolores Steele 'was absolutely helpless' to find her missing son Philip who was killed at Hillsborough.