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.

View all 23 updates ›

Funeral of Christina Edkins about to begin in Birmingham

St. Philip's Cathedral Credit: ITV News Central

The funeral service of Christina Edkins is about to begin inside St. Philip's Cathedral in Birmingham.

Christina was stabbed to death on a bus 15 days ago as she made her way to school.

A candlelit vigil was held last night at the cathedral prior to today's service.

Her funeral begins at 1:30pm.

More top news