Jury hears how dense the smoke was

Firefighter Michael Patterson tells a jury that when he and his colleague, Steve Fell, went into the burning house on Victory Road, they could barely see their hands in front of their faces.

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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.