Statement on the Grenfell Tower fire: 26 June 2017

26 June 2017

Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Sajid Javid, made a statement on 26 June 2017 on the Grenfell Tower fire and fire safety.

This was the third statement of the day and followed a statement on Northern Ireland.

Shadow Secretary of State for Housing, John Healey, responded to the statement on behalf of the opposition.

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