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Hillsborough campaigner Anne Williams has died.

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FoofFighter Thu 18-Apr-13 15:43:50

Incredible lady, rest in peace reunited with your Kevin thanks JFT96 YNWA x

FoofFighter Thu 18-Apr-13 18:04:47


thecatfromjapan Thu 18-Apr-13 18:22:37

I just heard this on the radio.

An amazing woman.

BOF Thu 18-Apr-13 18:23:53

Incredible woman, RIP sad

KristinaM Thu 18-Apr-13 18:54:35

I'm glad she lived to see some justice done

dothraki Thu 18-Apr-13 19:00:59

Anne you were amazing. RIP x flowers

BananaGio Thu 18-Apr-13 19:11:05

RIP Anne Williams. Amazing lady. Watched the Hillsborough film on Monday and still cant believe that the truth was out there as far back ago as when it was made and she still wasn't awarded the chance to have full justice before she died. Let's hope the other families see the result they deserve before long. JFT96

KittyAndTheFontanelles Thu 18-Apr-13 20:55:50

Brave and stoic. thanks

Rest in peace, Anne Williams


HumphreyCobbler Thu 18-Apr-13 20:56:46

Listening to her speak of her son on the radio today broke my heart.

Northernexile Thu 18-Apr-13 21:01:09

Amazing lady, RIP Anne

ChristineDaae Thu 18-Apr-13 21:04:51

RIP Anne. Such a shame she didn't live to see justice. Worked for it tirelessly till the end. Amazing woman. Jft96

LineRunner Thu 18-Apr-13 21:08:10

I'm glad she lived long enough to see some justice done, to see the victims vindicated, to hear some apologies and be recognised for her heart, passion and sense of right.

I hope those who take the baton from her will be kept going by continued public support. There are a lot more apologies to be heard.

herethereandeverywhere Thu 18-Apr-13 21:16:19

She was proved right before she died. It is a shame that justice has not been officially done but to hear what she knew was the truth acknowledged in parliament, after a fight spanning over two decades, must have gone some way to help her rest in peace.

Can you imagine knowing your child was alive and without medical care or comfort when he died? And that he called out for you? It's beyond heartbreaking.

RedPencils Thu 18-Apr-13 21:22:06

RIP Anne Williams


Wishfulmakeupping Thu 18-Apr-13 21:23:50

A true inspiration I'm glad that she saw steps towards justice while she was here

ripsishere Fri 19-Apr-13 02:44:15

Incredible woman.
RIP Anne

MysteriousHamster Fri 19-Apr-13 12:58:56

RIP Anne, you did so much for so many in incredibly tough circumstances

KittyAndTheFontanelles Fri 19-Apr-13 15:49:22

She is being featured on radio 4's Last Word today at 4.30

Rightly so I believe. I'm so glad they've picked her up. I'm sure they will do her justice thanks

KittyAndTheFontanelles Fri 19-Apr-13 15:59:24

4.00 not 4.30. starting now. Sorry.

Darkesteyes Fri 19-Apr-13 18:24:25

RIP Anne An incredible brave and inspirational woman. JFT96 YNWA

timidviper Fri 19-Apr-13 18:30:10

This woman's courage, determination and sheer doggedness should be an inspiration to us all. She has done her son proud.

I believe that on Wednesday Liverpool City Council declined to fly their flags at half mast for Margaret Thatcher but they have lowered them all to honour Anne Williams. A well deserved tribute.

KittyAndTheFontanelles Fri 19-Apr-13 19:54:17

That sounds perfect to me, timidviper. smile

VerySmallSqueak Fri 19-Apr-13 20:01:35

RIP Anne Williams.

That is right and fitting timid.

mumofthemonsters808 Fri 19-Apr-13 20:15:57

A very inspirational lady who never stopped fighting for justice.Liverpool has lost another legend.

ilovecolinfirth Sat 20-Apr-13 17:26:21

She never walked alone. RIP

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