Philpott Family

Cameras In Court As Mairead Philpott Demands Sentence Cut

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

A mother jailed for 17 years for killing her six children in a house fire is to launch another bid to challenge the length of her sentence - and camer...

Philpott House To Be Demolished

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK

The house where Mick Philpott killed his six children by torching the property as they slept will be demolished, councillors have promised. The cha...

Osborne and Cameron Should Have Been in the Dock Alongside the Philpotts

John Wight | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Politics
John Wight

This is why it is imperative that we understand Mick Philpott and his wife not as products of the welfare state but as products of a society in which levels of inequality and poverty have reached Dickensian proportions.

Derby House Fire Trial To Start Next Year

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK

The parents of six children killed in a house fire will go on trial for their murder next year. At a preliminary hearing at Nottingham Crown Court ...

Fears For Derby House Fire Parents Could Affect Children's Funerals

PA | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK

The funerals of six children killed in a house fire may have to be private because of fears for the safety of their parents. Mick Philpott, 55, and h...

Father Of Six Children Who Died In House Fire To Speak Publicly

PA | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK

The father of six siblings who lost their lives in a suspected arson attack on their home is expected to speak about the tragedy on Wednesday. Mic...