Vigil to be held today in memory of Christina Edkins

Christina was fatally stabbed on Thursday 7 March as she travelled to school. Credit: ITV News Central

A candlelit vigil will be held this evening in memory of a Birmingham schoolgirl who was stabbed to death on a bus.

16-year-old Christina Edkins was killed on her way to school two weeks ago today.

The vigil is being held at Birmingham Cathedral at 19:30.

A twenty-two year old man has been charged with her murder and remains in custody.

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Christina Edkins' Funeral

Friends and family today gathered to remember Christina Edkins, who was stabbed to death two weeks ago today. A 22-year-old man has been charged with her murder.