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Tribute to six children killed in Derby house fire

More than 300 people have attended a community event to remember six children who died in a house fire in Derby.

Jade Philpott, 10, and brothers John, nine, Jack, eight, Jessie, six and Jayden, five, died in the 11 May blaze. Duwayne, 13, died three days later.

Their parents Mick and Mairead Philpott have been charged with their murders.

The event saw well-wishers joining hands and saying prayers outside the house in Allenton.

Simon Hare reports.

  • 05 Jun 2012