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Hillsborough inquest: Tribute to David Hawley

Leanne Hawley pays tribute to her father David Hawley, one of the 96 people who died in the Hillsborough disaster in 1989.

Background statements are being read out in court at the start of the new inquest into the disaster.

Leanne Hawley, who was a baby when her father died, read a statement on behalf of her whole family finishing: "The saddest thing for me is the fact that I had to grow up without him. How I wish I could have known him for myself."

Hillsborough inquests: The 96 who died

  • 30 Apr 2014
  • From the section UK
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