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Philpott house cleared

The former Philpott family home on Victory Road in Derby is being cleared, ahead of it being demolished. Its former tenants, Mick and Mairead Philpott, were jailed for the manslaughter of their six children in a fire there, last year.

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Heather Kehoe tells the jury that Mick Philpott once 'beat her'

Heather Kehoe tells the jury that Mick Philpott once 'beat her' because he was angry that when she gave birth to their 2nd child it was a boy and not a girl.

She also told the court that Mick Philpott was good with the children 'in public' but 'not behind closed doors'.

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