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#Grenfell

# grenfell - Monday 14 June, 2021

Grenfell residents denied ‘swift justice’, four years on from blaze
# Fire
# Fire

Grenfell residents denied ‘swift justice’, four years on from blaze

Jun 14th 2021, 12:45 PM 7,453 Views 0 Comments

Today marks the fourth anniversary of the tragedy.

# grenfell - Wednesday 9 December, 2020

Grenfell insulation firm Kingspan used PR agency to lobby MPs weeks after deadly fire
# Grenfell Fire
# Grenfell Fire

Grenfell insulation firm Kingspan used PR agency to lobby MPs weeks after deadly fire

Updated Dec 9th 2020, 1:32 PM 34,833 Views 0 Comments

Kingspan was founded in 1965 in Co Cavan.

# grenfell - Sunday 19 January, 2020

'I'm fed up': Owners of Sandyford apartments given deadline to pay for fire safety repairs
# Simonsridge
# Simonsridge

'I'm fed up': Owners of Sandyford apartments given deadline to pay for fire safety repairs

Jan 19th 2020, 12:05 AM 59,366 Views 92 Comments

An audit last year found potential fire safety deficiencies that could cost owners up to €14,000 each to repair.

# grenfell - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Rough start for Tory campaign: A controversial video, a resignation and Grenfell outrage
# General Election
# General Election

Rough start for Tory campaign: A controversial video, a resignation and Grenfell outrage

Nov 6th 2019, 12:57 PM 25,150 Views 19 Comments

The campaign will focus on ‘getting Brexit done’, but the party has some internal issues to sort out first.

# grenfell - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Jacob Rees-Mogg apologises after suggesting Grenfell victims lacked 'common sense'
# Apology
# Apology

Jacob Rees-Mogg apologises after suggesting Grenfell victims lacked 'common sense'

Nov 5th 2019, 11:38 AM 38,092 Views 54 Comments

Rees-Mogg made the comments during an interview with LBC.

# grenfell - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Report finds the cladding on Grenfell Tower was the main reason why the fire spread so quickly
# Public Inquiry
# Public Inquiry

Report finds the cladding on Grenfell Tower was the main reason why the fire spread so quickly

Oct 30th 2019, 10:42 AM 9,976 Views 6 Comments

The judge said he still found the rapid engulfment of the tower by flames ‘profoundly shocking’

# grenfell - Monday 5 November, 2018

Investigation launched into 'vile' Grenfell Tower effigy video
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Investigation launched into 'vile' Grenfell Tower effigy video

Nov 5th 2018, 6:19 PM 20,211 Views 44 Comments

Footage of a group of people laughing while a model of the tragic tower burns has gone viral.

# grenfell - Friday 28 September, 2018

'Truly appalling actions': Public official jailed for stealing €67k of Grenfell money
# London
# London

'Truly appalling actions': Public official jailed for stealing €67k of Grenfell money

Sep 28th 2018, 7:00 PM 25,294 Views 33 Comments

Jenny McDonagh, 39, a finance worker with Kensington and Chelsea local authority, admitted spending the money on trips abroad, beauty treatments and restaurant meals.

# grenfell - Friday 21 September, 2018

Man who received £88k support after claiming to be Grenfell Tower victim pleads guilty to fraud
# London
# London

Man who received £88k support after claiming to be Grenfell Tower victim pleads guilty to fraud

Sep 21st 2018, 9:12 PM 17,756 Views 0 Comments

71 people were killed in the fire that swept through Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017.

# grenfell - Thursday 30 August, 2018

Council worker charged with taking money intended for Grenfell Tower victims
# London
# London

Council worker charged with taking money intended for Grenfell Tower victims

Aug 30th 2018, 7:17 AM 13,025 Views 0 Comments

The woman obtained money intended for those affected by the fire while being neither a survivor nor a bereaved family member.

# grenfell - Thursday 14 June, 2018

One year on, the horrific Grenfell Tower fire still haunts the London community
# London
# London

One year on, the horrific Grenfell Tower fire still haunts the London community

Jun 14th 2018, 7:19 AM 6,298 Views 9 Comments

71 people were killed in the fire that swept through Grenfell Tower on 14 June 2017.

# grenfell - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Nine people arrested for 'fraudulently benefitting from Grenfell fire'
# London
# London

Nine people arrested for 'fraudulently benefitting from Grenfell fire'

Jun 7th 2018, 5:45 PM 11,417 Views 0 Comments

The amounts involved range from £20,000 to £100,000.

# grenfell - Monday 4 June, 2018

'Stay put' policy and building cladding blamed in report into Grenfell Tower inferno
# Disaster Inquiry
# Disaster Inquiry

'Stay put' policy and building cladding blamed in report into Grenfell Tower inferno

Jun 4th 2018, 9:58 PM 23,882 Views 23 Comments

72 people lost their lives in the tower block blaze.

# grenfell - Friday 1 June, 2018

Man who falsely claimed father died in Grenfell Tower fire jailed for fraud
# London
# London

Man who falsely claimed father died in Grenfell Tower fire jailed for fraud

Jun 1st 2018, 5:27 PM 15,988 Views 28 Comments

The man used the name of a real victim to claim money and free hotel accommodation.

# grenfell - Thursday 15 March, 2018

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim convicted of fraud
# London
# London

Woman who pretended to be widow of Grenfell Tower victim convicted of fraud

Mar 15th 2018, 5:54 PM 19,326 Views 0 Comments

She lated claimed her made-up husband had actually survived and taken refuge in a cave

# grenfell - Thursday 13 July, 2017

'Arrest someone': Anger simmers as hundreds hold vigil for Grenfell victims
# London
# London

'Arrest someone': Anger simmers as hundreds hold vigil for Grenfell victims

Jul 13th 2017, 7:23 AM 7,646 Views 24 Comments

Authorities say that some of the victims may never be found due to the scale of destruction caused by the fire.

# grenfell - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Man falsely claimed his wife and son died in Grenfell fire to get money and housing
# Fraud
# Fraud

Man falsely claimed his wife and son died in Grenfell fire to get money and housing

Jun 29th 2017, 5:36 PM 31,975 Views 24 Comments

The 52-year-old was arrested in London.

# grenfell - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

'We will miss him forever': Five-year-old boy confirmed as Grenfell Tower victim
# Grenfell Tower
# Grenfell Tower

'We will miss him forever': Five-year-old boy confirmed as Grenfell Tower victim

Jun 27th 2017, 1:25 PM 12,084 Views 13 Comments

Isaac Paulous was formally identified today.

# grenfell - Sunday 25 June, 2017

60 high-rise buildings across the UK have failed fire safety tests
# Cladding
# Cladding

60 high-rise buildings across the UK have failed fire safety tests

Jun 25th 2017, 5:50 PM 21,067 Views 50 Comments

Areas affected include the city of Manchester, Camden, Plymouth, Hounslow, Portsmouth, Barnet and Brent.

# grenfell - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Simon Cowell's moving charity single in tribute to the London tower block fire has just been released
# Over Troubled Water
From The Daily Edge
# Over Troubled Water

Simon Cowell's moving charity single in tribute to the London tower block fire has just been released

Jun 21st 2017, 8:39 AM 4,378 Views 0 Comments

It features Robbie Williams, Rita Ora and James Blunt among others.

# grenfell - Monday 19 June, 2017

Death toll in Grenfell Tower fire rises to 79
# Grenfell Tower Fire
# Grenfell Tower Fire

Death toll in Grenfell Tower fire rises to 79

Jun 19th 2017, 10:40 AM 19,381 Views 40 Comments

The Met Police released images from inside the tower block yesterday.

# grenfell - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Cladding around Grenfell Tower blamed for spreading fire is 'illegal in the UK'
# Investigation
# Investigation

Cladding around Grenfell Tower blamed for spreading fire is 'illegal in the UK'

Jun 18th 2017, 1:31 PM 36,586 Views 55 Comments

Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond has made the claims today.

# grenfell - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Met police say 58 presumed dead in Grenfell tower fire
# Death Toll
# Death Toll

Met police say 58 presumed dead in Grenfell tower fire

Jun 17th 2017, 4:38 PM 23,974 Views 37 Comments

The number of confirmed fatalities remains at 30.

# grenfell - Thursday 15 June, 2017

London fire: Theresa May orders full inquiry, as death toll rises to 17
# Grenfell Tower
# Grenfell Tower

London fire: Theresa May orders full inquiry, as death toll rises to 17

Jun 15th 2017, 3:00 PM 47,079 Views 58 Comments

Around 35 appeals to find missing loved ones have been made in the press and on social media.

# grenfell - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Residents at London tower block had warned of fire safety concerns
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Residents at London tower block had warned of fire safety concerns

Jun 14th 2017, 8:27 AM 19,731 Views 15 Comments

The Grenfell Action Group said that “only a serious loss of life” would highlight their concerns.