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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.

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Mairead tells a jury she feels a slave to Mick Philpott

Mairead Philpott tells a jury that she was more a slave than a wife to Mick Philpott.

Prosecutor Richard Latham says: "But yesterday you described him as your 'Guardian Angel?'"

Mairead Philpott replies, "That was when we first met."

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