1. National

Jury shown clip of 'crushing incident' at Hillsborough in 1981

Thirty-eight fans were reportedly injured in a "crushing incident" at Hillsborough eight years before the tragedy which killed 96 people, an inquest into their deaths has heard. Tottenham fans spilled on to the pitch during a game against Wolves.

View all 3 updates ›

Jury shown Spurs fans crush at Hillsborough in 1981

The Hillsborough inquest jury have been shown footage of a crush at the Sheffield stadium that injured 38 people during an FA Cup semi-final, eight years before the disaster.

Dangerous overcrowding in the game between Tottenham and Wolves occurred in the same Leppings Lane terrace where 96 Liverpool fans lost their lives in the 1989 tragedy.

ITV News Correspondent Damon Green reports:

More top news