Clockwise from top left: Ashley Stephens, Darren Yates-Badley, Ian Reid, John Averis
Media playback is unsupported on your device

Atherstone-on-Stour firefighter deaths inquiry begins

Three senior fire officers have gone on trial for what a court heard was the needless deaths of four firefighters.

Ashley Stevens, Darren Yates-Badley, John Ayveriss and Ian Reid died fighting a fire at a warehouse in Warwickshire five years ago. The three deny manslaughter.

Anthony Bartram reports from Stafford Crown Court.

  • 20 Apr 2012
  • From the section UK
Go to next video: Charges over firefighter deaths