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The bodies of six children who died in a house fire in Derby have been released for burial. The children aged between 5 and 13 all died from smoke inhalation. Their parents have been charged with murder but it's not yet known whether they'll attend the funeral later this month.
Laura Higgins said there were a lot of tears at the event today, and that the whole community has been affected by the loss.
The human chain fundraiser took place in Derby today, in memory of six children who died in a house fire last month.
A fundraiser has taken place in Derby today, in memory of six children who died in a house fire.
Jade Philpott and her brothers, Duwayne, John, Jack, Jesse, and Jayden died on 11th May in the blaze on Victory Road.
A human chain was formed this morning in Osmaston Park, and then outside the home of the Philpott children who were killed in the fire last month.
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The bodies of six children killed after a fire at their home have been released by the coroner to the family for burial.
The bodies of six children killed in an arson attack at their home in Derby have been released by the coroner today.