Statement: Grenfell Tower and building safety: 18 December 2017

18 December 2017

Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, Sajid Javid, made a statement in the House of Commons on what updates have been made on Grenfell tower and building safety six months on.

Shadow Secretary of State for Housing, John Healey, responded on behalf of the Opposition and demanded a greater sense of urgency from the Government on the matter.

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