Statement on Hillsborough: 12 February 2014

Statement on Hillsborough: 12 February 2014
12 February 2014

Home Secretary, Theresa May, made a statement in the House of Commons on Wednesday 12 February 201 on the Hillsborough Stadium tragedy. Shadow Home Secretary, Yvette Cooper, responded to the statement on behalf of the Opposition

Related Information

The Hillsborough Independent Panel published its report on 12 September 2012 and a copy of the report can be found on the Hillsborough Independent Panel website.

About Oral statements

Oral statements are made after Question Time (or at 11am on a Friday) and after any Urgent Questions.

Statements normally relate to matters of policy or government actions. At the end of a statement, MPs can respond or question the government minister on its contents.

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