Hillsborough memorial at Anfield
Morgan asked that Rupe allow his organisation - at all levels - to cooperate with the panel Inquiry that has been set up by Home Secretary Theresa May. Murdoch has it in his power to cause information to be made available to that Inquiry. And another Eighties event with which the Murdoch empire is intimately linked is the Hillsborough stadium disaster of 1989. Here, it was the Sun and its reporting. But there is another aspect to Hillsborough.