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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Angry shouting as Philpotts leave court

Angry shouting greeted the Philpotts as their prison vans left Nottingham Crown Court this morning.

Mick Philpott has been deemed a child killer and sentenced to life in prison for the deaths of six of his own children.

His wife Mairead, and their friend Paul Mosley, have been sentenced to 17 years.

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