Football fans gather ready for Hillsborough silence

Football fans have gathered in Nottingham's Market Square for a one-minute silence in tribute to the 96 fans who died in the Hillsborough disaster.

The city will come to a standstill at 3.07pm to mark the time the match was stopped 25 years ago today.

Forest and Liverpool fans gather in Market Square
Forest and Liverpool fans gather in Market Square Credit: ITV News Central

Some of those gathered had even been in the crowds at the FA Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest in 1989.

Forest fan Arch has an original match programme from the fateful game
Forest fan Arch has an original match programme from the fateful game Credit: ITV News Central
The match programme
The match programme Credit: ITV News Central

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Midlands marks 25 years since Hillsborough tragedy

A minute's silence will be held in Nottingham's Old Market Square to remember those killed in the Hillsborough Disaster 25 years ago.