Grenfell Tower: Sadiq Khan demands Theresa May lets commissioners take over crisis-hit council - Evening Standard

sadiq-khan-grenfell.jpg Sadiq Khan and wife Saadiya Khan after a service for victims of the blaze. EPA. London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for commissioners "untainted" by failings in the aftermath of the Grenfell Tower disaster to take over the ...

Council leader quits over the Grenfell Tower disaster – here's what you need to know - shropshirestar.com

Nicholas Paget-Brown said he had to accept responsibility for “perceived failings” by Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council. Subscribe to our daily newsletter. Sign Up. Grenfell Tower in west London. The leader of the council dealing with the Grenfell ...

Grenfell Tower cladding may be same as that at Royal Victoria Hospital - Belfast Live

Cladding used on the new critical care building at the Royal Victoria Hospital may be the same as that at Grenfell Tower. It has been revealed that more checks are to be carried out at the troubled £150m facility – much of which remains closed. More ...

Grenfell fire: Council leader quits over fire response - BBC News

Kensington and Chelsea Council leader Nick Paget-Brown has resigned following continued criticism of the council's handling of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. Mr Paget-Brown faced calls to resign from London Mayor Sadiq Khan and a number of other senior ...

Renovators at fire-ravaged London Grenfell Tower were asked to cut costs: Report - The New Indian Express

The burnt Grenfell Tower apartment building stands testament to the recent fire in London.(File photo | AP). LONDON: Contractors working on the renovation of London's Grenfell Tower were asked by the building's managers to reduce costs, with cheaper ...

Council leader quits after Grenfell Tower fire - Financial Times

The leader and deputy leader of Kensington and Chelsea's council have resigned after the Grenfell Tower fire, one of the UK's deadliest postwar disasters. Nicholas Paget-Brown, the Conservative council leader, had come under growing pressure to quit ...

London borough leader resigns after tower block fire - Reuters

The burnt out remains of the Grenfell apartment tower are seen in North Kensington, London, Britain, June 29, 2017. REUTERS/Hannah McKay. LONDON The head of the local council in the London borough where at least 80 people died in a fire in a social ...

Abertay University to conduct tests on cladding used on building in light of Grenfell Tower fire review - The Scottish Sun

A SCOTTISH university is to conduct tests on the cladding used on a part of one of its buildings in light of a review carried out after the Grenfell Tower fire. The east elevation of the Kydd Building in Dundee's Abertay University was found to have ...

Grenfell fire: Deputy leader of Kensington council resigns, following leader - The Independent

Cllr Feilding-Mellen, who was forced to flee his £1.2m home after allegedly receiving threats from residents outside, said in a statement: "I have always tried my utmost to meet my responsibilities with integrity, hard work, and a commitment to serving ...