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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Judge tells jury 'to put all emotions aside' when summing up Philpott trial

Judge Justice Kate Thirlwall has begun summing up the case to the jury in the trial of Mick Philpott, Mairead Philpott and Paul Mosley.

Justice Kate Thirlwall, tells the jury they "must put all emotion aside" while making their decisions.

She adds: "You must decide cooly and calmly on the basis of the evidence".

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