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 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 ...

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 ...

London borough leader resigns after tower block fire - Reuters UK

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 ...

Leader of Kensington and Chelsea Council Nicholas Paget-Brown quits after Grenfell tragedy - Mirror.co.uk

Leader of Kensington and Chelsea Council Nicholas Paget-Brown is stepping down after Grenfell tragedy. Paget-Brown said he had to accept responsibility for "perceived failings" by Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council after the tragedy which claimed ...

'I have to accept my share of responsibility': Council leader steps down in wake of Grenfell fire - thejournal.ie

Nicholas Paget-Brown came in for sharp criticism after cancelling a council meeting on the fire last night. By Sean Murray Friday 30 Jun 2017, 5:48 PM. 5 hours ago 6,463 Views 10 Comments. http://jrnl.ie/3472607. Share9 Tweet Email. The leader of ...

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 ...