Elm Road Wembley cladding fire is ‘criminal complacency’

The fire in Elm Road, Wembley (Image: London Fire Brigade) A union has slammed the “criminal complacency” that it says led to a cladding blaze that damaged much of a block of flats and took more than 100 firefighters to put out. The Fire Brigades Union said the blaze […] Click here to view original…

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Families warned about fire safety for months before flat set on fire

Monday evening’s fire has led to questions about the removal of dangerous cladding on residential buildings (Picture: Peter Manning/London News Pictures) The residents of a flat building in Wembley that went up in flames on Monday evening had raised concerns about fire safety for months, it has been revealed. […] Click here to view original…

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Devastating flat blaze came after months of safety concerns from families

Monday evening’s blaze has led to questions about the removal of dangerous cladding on residential buildings (Picture: Peter Manning/London News Pictures) The residents of a flat building in Wembley that went up in flames on Monday evening had raised concerns about fire safety for months, it has been revealed. […] Click here to view original…

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Wembley flats fire: Firms and government ignoring cladding fears – FBU

The side and roof of the building were badly damaged A cladding fire at a block of flats in north-west London has led to the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) warning of “criminal complacency” on the part of the government and some building firms. Initial reports from London Fire Brigade […] Click here to view original…

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Wembley flats fire: Firms and government ignoring cladding fears – FBU

The side and roof of the building were badly damaged A cladding fire at a block of flats in north-west London has led to the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) warning of “criminal complacency” on the part of the government and some building firms. Initial reports from London Fire Brigade […] Click here to view original…

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Elm Road Wembley cladding fire is ‘criminal complacency’

The fire in Elm Road, Wembley (Image: London Fire Brigade) A union has slammed the “criminal complacency” that it says led to a cladding blaze that damaged much of a block of flats and took more than 100 firefighters to put out. The Fire Brigades Union said the blaze […] Click here to view original…

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MP Barry Gardiner says he warned of fire in Elm Road Wembley

MP Barry Gardiner says that there were warnings of a fire risk in Wembley (Image: Em Lou / Barry Gardiner) An MP has slammed a housing association that he says was “repeatedly warned” about a fire risk in a block of flats that was engulfed in flames. Around 125 […] Click here to view original…

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