Celebration day held for Philpott children

Exactly a year after six children from the same family died in a house fire, a celebration day in their memory has been held in Derby.

On May 11 2012, a fire started by their father, Mick Philpott, killed the children on Victory Road.


Philpott fire: one year on

It is the first anniversary of the death of six children in a house fire in Derby. Their parents and another man are all serving lengthy jail sentences for manslaughter.