Saturday, June 23, 2012

Philpott Funeral: Six little coffins, six stolen lives, Parents remain in Custody Charged with their murders

There were six smiling faces before horror and tragedy struck. Now there were six little coffins, six stolen lives.

One by one, the bodies of five young brothers and their ten-year-old sister were laid to rest yesterday exactly six weeks after an arson attack at their home.

Scores of neighbours, friends and relatives stood in silence as a cortege of horse-drawn carriages made its solemn procession through streets cleared of traffic along the route to the children's funeral. Read More