Angel of the North at 20

We speak to artist Sir Antony Gormley as his iconic Angel turns 20

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"The Angel of the North doesn't belong to me, it belongs to where it is and I'm very humbled and amazed.

"It means a lot to me, but I think it means a lot to lots of people."

The words of artist Antony Gormley as he reflected with ITV Tyne Tees on his statue celebrating 20 years since it was hoisted on a mound of a former pit colliery in Gateshead.

Our cameraman Pete Rossiter filmed these stunning shots of the Angel on his drone.


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