Liverpool marks 30 years since Hillsborough disaster

(CNN)Liverpool fell silent Monday to mark the 30th anniversary of the Hillsborough stadium disaster — where 96 fans lost their lives. A memorial service was held at the city’s cathedral and flags across Liverpool were flown at half-mast. The bells of the Town Hall also tolled 96 times to remember those lost in the tragedy. Liverpool’s football stadium, Anfield, did not be host a public memorial service this year due to ongoing proceedings relating to a possible retrial. However, the Kop — Anfield’s iconic stand — was open to fans between 1-4pm GMT, offering a chance for reflection. READ: Mohamed Salah wonder goal sees Liverpool sink Chelsea Earlier this month, a jury was unable to reach a verdict on charges …