Jacob Rees-Mogg caused a “huge amount of hurt and distress” in his comments about the Grenfell Tower fire, the Conservative Party chairman has said.
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London Fire Brigade Commissioner Dany Cotton has distanced the service from the stay-put policy which was criticised in the Grenfell Tower fire public inquiry.
Jacob Rees-Mogg has “profoundly” apologised for suggesting Grenfell victims should have used “common sense” and ignored fire service guidance not to leave the burning tower block.
Jeremy Corbyn has called on Jacob Rees-Mogg to apologise for suggesting Grenfell victims should have used “common sense” and ignored fire service guidance not to leave the burning tower block.
A man who ran to help injured commuters after a crash which killed a bus driver said it was “carnage like nothing I’ve seen before”.
Relatives of those who died in the Grenfell Tower fire have called for fire chiefs to be prosecuted, as the Prime Minister vowed to accept fire safety recommendations from a damning report.
Survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire have welcomed a damning report that said London Fire Brigade (LFB) breached national guidelines through “gravely inadequate” preparation.
Fewer people might have died in the Grenfell Tower fire had residents been evacuated while it was still possible and “serious shortcomings” not plagued the fire service’s response, an official report into the tragedy said.
Residents had to be evacuated from their homes after a burst pipe flooded a north London street.
Three off-duty firefighters, including a husband and wife, came to the rescue when a man suffered a cardiac arrest on a beach.
A woman has been led to safety after fire broke out at an east London apartment block.
Sunlight striking a shaving mirror triggered a blaze at the home of Dame Joan Collins.
Children’s TV shows Fireman Sam and Peppa Pig have been accused of sexism amid a passionate debate online.
The London Fire Brigade has criticised Love Island for “conforming to stereotypes” for airing a challenge based on firefighters.