Connect with us

MediaTalkOver

Government will cover costs of any fire safety upgrades needed for tower blocks following Grenfell blaze, councils told

News

Government will cover costs of any fire safety upgrades needed for tower blocks following Grenfell blaze, councils told

MINISTERS have reassured local councils that the Government will cover the costs of any work needed on tower blocks to make them safe from fire.

Sajid Javid told the Local Council Association costs would be met for any safety work, The Guardian reported.

Grenfell Tower
Cops have said 78 people are now dead or feared dead after the Grenfell Tower blaze
Getty Images
Internal walls were destroyed by the force of the blaze as bare pipes are all that remain
Metropolitan Police
Grenfell Tower
Wall of tributes and heartfelt…

Click to Read Full Article

Continue Reading
Click to comment

More in News

To Top