Mick Philpott's cousin giving evidence

New witness, George Cobbledick, begins giving evidence for the defence.

Mr Cobbledick – who is the cousin of Mick Philpott – is testifying from behind a screen covering the witness box.


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.