Work has begun on pulling down a house in Derby where six children were killed in a house fire.
Plans to create a memorial garden on the site of the former home of the Philpott family have been shelved,with plans for new houses instead.
A celebration of the six Philpott children who died in a Derby house fire will take place on the first anniversary of their deaths.
It is a year to the day that six children died in a house fire in Derby and a big event is being held today to celebrate the lives of the Philpott children.
Dwayne, Jade, John, Jack, Jesse and Jayden died from smoke inhalation after the blaze broke out in Victory Road in Allenton in the early hours of May 11th 2012.
Crowds of people are expected at Osmaston Park later.
The father of the children, Mick Philpott, their mother Mairead and Paul Moseley have all been jailed for their manslaughter.
Members of a charity set up in memory of six children killed in a house fire, are walking from Skegness to Derby.
The six Philpott children died in a fire in Derby last year, started by their parents Mick and Mairead, and their friend Paul Mosley. The money raised by the charity will help sick children in Derbyshire.
Lanterns were lit in Derby on Sunday in remembrance of the six Philpott children who were killed in a house fire started by their father.
Jade, 10, and her brothers John, nine, Jack, eight, Jesse, six, Jayden, five, and Duwayne, 13, died last May.
On Sunday, Derby City Council confirmed its intention to knock down the property and the adjoining semi.
His wife Mairead, and their friend Paul Mosley, have been sentenced to 17 years.
Cllr Baggy Shanker, councillor for Sinfin and Osmaston, has told ITV News Central that it is the council's intention to demolish number 18 Victory Road, where the six Philpott children died in a house fire last year.
However, the council needs to buy the adjoining house, number 20, from the estate of the previous tenants, who have died.
A consultation will then begin with local residents about how to use the site.
A minute's silence has been held at Derby County's match against Ipswich, in memory of the six children who died in a house fire in the city last year.
Moments before Derby County kicked off at Pride Park Stadium this afternoon, thousands of fans paid tribute to Jayden, Jesse, Jack, John, Jade and Duwayne, who died when their father, Mick Philpott, set a fire that took their lives.
Angela Mosley – the sister of a man who assisted Mick Philpott with a fire that killed his six children, spoke to ITV News Central at a Derby County match where a minute's silence was held for the children who died in the fire.
Paul Mosley was sentenced to 17 years in prison for six counts of manslaughter. He will have to serve at least half of his time.
Angela says it's hard to put into words how she feels.
A minute's silence has been held in memory of the six Philpott children who were killed in a house fire started by their father.
Supporters, staff and players fell silent at 3pm to remember Jade, 10, and her brothers John, nine, Jack, eight, Jesse, six, Jayden, five, and Duwayne, 13.
An online petition has been set up, calling for the Philpott family home on Victory Road in Derby to be demolished.
The tenants, Mick and Mairead Philpott, were this week jailed for the manslaughter of their six children in a fire last year.
Mick Philpott was sentenced to life in prison, serving at least 15 years, and Mairead Philpott was sentenced to 17 years. She will serve at least half the sentence.