Hillsborough Anniversary Commemorations Through The Years (PICTURES)

15/04/2014 07:55 BST | Updated 15/04/2014 07:59 BST

Britain's worst football disaster happened at Sheffield Wednesday's Hillsborough stadium 25 years ago today, when 96 fans were crushed to death during an FA Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Nottingham Forest.

Football followers nationwide have annually paid their respects ever since.

Hillsborough anniversary commemorations