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24 January 2018
No charges to residents! Cladding off now!: Residents in the 'Citiscape' housing complex in Croydon, south London, have learnt that tests revealed the cladding on their block poses the same fire hazard as Grenfell Tower.
3 January 2018
At the North Yorkshire Fire Authority meeting on 13 December, the decision was taken unanimously to reverse the decision made three years ago to reduce crewing of 'tactical response vehicles' (TRVs) to just three firefighters.
13 December 2017
Dozens of families that survived the fire at Grenfell Tower face Christmas in hotels
6 December 2017
Do you have something to say? Letters to the Socialist editors - tower fire shows need for sprinklers; GPs devastated by cuts; tax dodgers
15 November 2017
Bill the government, not the residents: Jeremy Corbyn is absolutely right to demand that the Tories allocate £1 billion to fit sprinklers
15 November 2017
Nationalise the energy firms: The market has failed and will go on failing to provide the basics of food, heat and shelter to millions
11 October 2017
In the early hours of Sunday 1 October a fire broke out on the ground floor of a three storey block of flats in Ringland Close, Hanley. A mother and two daughters were rescued from their flat above and rushed to hospital suffering from smoke inhalation
22 September 2017
Bill Mullins interviews tenant Danielle Gregory
20 September 2017
Jail the killers! For an independent workers' movement inquiry!
9 August 2017
Coventry Socialist Party held a public meeting in Hillfields about a new campaign for housing safety in Coventry on 1 August
27 July 2017
We launched Young Socialists in Cardiff at a 'justice for Grenfell' protest and found it had a very positive reception
20 July 2017
"Housing policy only benefits property developers and landlords"
13 July 2017
Hundreds of people attended the vigil for Grenfell, in west London to mark four weeks on from the terrible fire
11 July 2017
Survivors of the fire are still homeless, and blocks around the country are unsafe
5 July 2017
The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) in Surrey has passed a motion of no confidence in the local fire authority, saying planned budget cuts will see firefighter numbers plummet.
5 July 2017
Every day seems to bring a new insult to the survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire. They are still seeking assurances of local rehousing. Their landlord has charged them rent for burnt-out homes in error.
3 July 2017
More than 28 years after the Hillsborough disaster, charges are being brought against the policeman in charge and five others
29 June 2017
Stop testing cladding and take it down - this is the message from David Orr, the Chief Executive of the umbrella body for housing associations, the National Housing Federation
28 June 2017
"From day one following the fire, our members were on the ground arranging accommodation for those victims, unloading lorries and distributing items"
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