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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More secret police audio played to jury

The jury hears secret police audio of Mick Philpott and Mairead Philpott in a police van after their arrests.Mick Philpott is heard saying to his wife Mairead:

There's no evidence, they've got nothing. There's no petrol on me, on my trousers, no glass.

– Mick Philpott

Mick Philpott is allegedly also heard saying:

You definitely sticking with the story?

Mick Philpott is also heard later to say he is going on a hunger strike.

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