Balloons released in memory of asbestos victims

More than 2,300 balloons will be released in Derby later Credit: Geoff Caddick/PA Wire

More than 2,300 helium-filled balloons are being released from Cathedral Green in Derby later in memory of the number of people who die from cancer caused by asbestos each year. The balloons are being released at 2pm to commemorate Action Mesothelioma Day.