Removal of Kop perimeter fences

Man dismantling a high fence with spikes on top in front of a wall covered in graffiti

The fences come down at Anfield in 1989 as crucial new ground safety rules following the Hillsborough Disaster come into play. Note the tributes to lost friends and relatives scrawled on the wall as people try to come to terms with their grief. One simply says

"To all the fans that died R.I.P."

Image copyright of Liverpool Daily Post and Echo.