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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Mairead Philpott being cross-examined

Mairead Philpott tells the jury that if her husband Mick had told her in the back of a police van 'I didn't mean to do it, on my life' – rather than 'I didn't do it, on my life', she would have told the police.

Mairead Philpott is now being cross-examined by the prosecution.

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