Tributes paid to victims of Hillsborough

Carl Brown

Carl Brown

TRIBUTES have been paid to three local football fans who lost their lives in the Hillsborough disaster.

Carl Brown from Leigh, David Rimmer from Skelmersdale and Vincent Fitzsimmons from Ashton were among the 96 people who died in the tragedy.

The inquests looking into the deaths of the Liverpool fans at the FA Cup semi-final in 1989 were told Carl Brown was an extrovert young man whose interests including skateboarding and BMX. A pen portrait to Carl, 18, which was written by his mother Delia Evans-Brown, was read to the jury by family friend Karen Aspinall.


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