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Fighting for fairness - the MP and the Hillsborough mother demanding a change in the law to help ordinary people take on the establishment

Hillsborough campaigner Margaret Aspinall has joined forces with the MP Andy Burnham to demand a number of changes to the criminal justice system.

They want ordinary people to have the same legal funding as the police in cases where officers are involved.

Our Hillsborough correspondent Andy Bonner reports.


Hillsborough drama shown again on ITV tonight at 10:20pm

After a momentous week for the Hillsborough families, tonight the 1996 Jimmy McGovern film will be shown again on ITV.

The controversial drama documentary was credited with giving the impetus to the families' campaigning which finally led to a change.

Mel Barham reports:-

Lanterns for the 96 light up Liverpool city hall

Liverpool Town Hall Credit: ITV

Candles representing each life lost at the Hillsborough disaster have been lit at St George's Hall in Liverpool.

Today, 27 years on since the disaster the families of those who died will find out if their loved ones were unlawfully killed.

The jury in the Hillsborough inquests will return to court today to deliver their conclusions into the deaths of 96 fans. The jury of six women and three men will give their decisions from 11am.

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