Iconic statue made from knives , now in situ in front of Derby Cathedral.
The Knife Angel is a spectacular 27ft sculpture, made-up of 100,000 bladed weapons handed in as part of police surrender schemes across the country – has arrived in Derby. The sculpture is designed to be a symbol for the pain, feelings and loss that family and friends of victims of violent crime can experience and to shine a light on the futility of such actions. The sculpture will be on display next to Derby Cathedral on Iron Gate, Derby, between October 1 and October 30. 2019