Anger over Lib Dem proposal to introduce safe standing

The Liberal Democrats have announced that they would allow standing in Premier league and Championship football grounds as part of their 2015 election manifesto.

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Full report: Debate over fans standing at football matches

There is renewed debate over fans standing up at top-flight football matches.

All-seater stadiums were brought in following the 1989 disaster in which 96 people lost their lives.

Today the issue became a political one, with the Liberal Democrats saying they want the law changing to allow Premier League and Championship clubs to have safe standing sections.


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