Firefighters give evidence in Philpott trial

Firefighter Michael Patterson from Derbyshire Fire & Rescue Service gives evidence in the trial of three people accused of killing six children in a house fire in Derby.

Mr Patterson was among the first firefighters to attend the blaze on Victory Road on May 11th last year.

Jade Philpott and her five brothers were in the house and died from smoke inhalation.

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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.