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Hillsborough: David Duckenfield was ‘too new’ to handle disaster, says ex-colleague

Michael Goddard told a jury at Preston Crown Court that Superintendent Bernard Murray was actually in charge because match commander Duckenfield was "too new"

Bluebird hydroplane homecoming postponed due to ‘unforeseen circumstances’

Organisers in the village of Coniston, Cumbria, say they have pulled out of the event "due to unforeseen circumstances"

More paid work needed for people with learning disabilities

The 21 Co cafe has just been opened in Headingley, Leeds, by local charity Sunshine and Smiles which helps 120 local families

Hillsborough trial: Police ‘promised to divert fans’ to avoid overcrowding

Ronald Grimshaw was responsible in the years leading up to the 1989 disaster for advising the South Yorkshire fire service on emergency evacuation at the ground

Domestic abuse victims will be given more protection

There is also a focus on improving support for children living in abusive environments with a new £8m fund

Fan complained about overcrowding – eight years before Hillsborough

Spurs fan James Chumley told jurors that he had travelled to Sheffield to see his team play Wolves in the 1981 FA Cup semi-final

‘Scenes of horror’: Jury hear vivid descriptions of Hillsborough disaster

The police match commander David Duckenfield is on trial accused of gross negligence manslaughter over his role at the FA Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest