Christina Edkins funeral at Birmingham Cathedral
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Christina Edkins' cathedral funeral held

Hundreds of mourners have attended the funeral of a teenager who died after being stabbed on a bus in Birmingham.

Christina Edkins, aged 16, died on 7 March after being attacked on the number 9 service on the Hagley Road, as she travelled to school.

Friends, family and pupils from her school attended the service at St Philip's Cathedral in Birmingham and dozens of people stood outside.

Jeremy Cooke reports.

  • 22 Mar 2013
  • From the section UK