In the week where we commemorated 25 years since the Hillsborough tragedy a few things have struck me. First and foremost what has struck me has been the solidarity and dignity of the people of Liverpool, who for 25 years have stood firm in the face of vilification from police, media and parliament and whose refusal to be cowed finally resulted in the new enquiry that is at last taking place. 1,526 more words
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To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster, on Sunday, April 13, 2014, the Bangalore Kop (Liverpool Supporters Club Bangalore), organized a charity event which involved a day out with 30 children from Bangalore based non-profit institution, Ashwini Charitable Trust (ACT). 706 more words
25 years on, tributes are still being made for the 96 victims of the Hillsborough disaster.
The day was remembered particularly in Liverpool. Bells tolled at Liverpool’s Anglican Cathedral, Liverpool Town Hall and various other churches in Merseyside. 199 more words