Joe Smith on the shoulders of a man
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Hillsborough 'guardian angel' appeal

An appeal to find a "hero" who helped pull an eight-year-old boy from the crush during the Hillsborough stadium disaster has gone viral.

Survivor Joe Smith, now 35, posted a message on Facebook and it has been shared more than 100,000 times.

Speaking to BBC News he described events that day and described the man as a "guardian angel".

  • 13 May 2016
  • From the section UK
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