Mick and Mairead Philpott cry in the dock listening to evidence

Firefighter Michael Patterson tells a jury he carried out three unconscious children from upstairs bedrooms at the house on Victory Road.

While listening to his evidence Mick and Mairead Philpott are crying in the dock.


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.