Kensington and Chelsea Council

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Kensington and Chelsea Council: 'No decision has been taken' on whether to sell Grenfell homes

Kensington and Chelsea Council: 'No decision has been taken' on whether to sell Grenfell homes

Kensington Council: 'No decision has been taken' on selling Grenfell homes

Inside Housing reported that the council were considering selling homes that did not meet Grenfell survivors' requirements, but the council says no decision has been made as yet

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Council reportedly considering selling housing bought for Grenfell survivors

Council reportedly considering selling housing bought for Grenfell survivors

Council reportedly considering selling housing bought for Grenfell survivors

Kensington and Chelsea Council is reportedly "reviewing" future use of housing intended for Grenfell survivors after some properties weren't suitable

Friday, August 3, 2018

Friday, August 3, 2018

Julia Hartley-Brewer: ‘Let’s use Grenfell site for safe social housing for all that need it, not a memorial’

Julia Hartley-Brewer: ‘Let’s use Grenfell site for safe social housing for all that need it, not a memorial’

Julia Hartley-Brewer: ‘Let’s use Grenfell site for safe social housing for all'

Labour Kensington and Chelsea councillor Robert Atkinson said it would be his “priority” to have social housing on the Grenfell site despite claims that local people do not want housing on the site.

Monday, July 30, 2018

Monday, July 30, 2018

Grenfell Tower to be handed back to council despite residents' concerns

Grenfell Tower to be handed back to council despite residents' concerns

Grenfell Tower to be handed back to council despite residents' concerns

The Grenfell Tower site will be transferred back to Kensington and Chelsea Council when forensic investigations conclude

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Exclusive: Deputy council leader Kim Taylor-Smith defends Grenfell rehousing efforts

Exclusive: Deputy council leader Kim Taylor-Smith defends Grenfell rehousing efforts

Exclusive: Council deputy Kim Taylor-Smith defends Grenfell rehousing efforts

Kim Taylor-Smith, who's in charge of the Grenfell rehousing efforts, says trauma has made choosing new homes difficult for survivors

Exclusive: Theresa May 'did not consult council before promising to rehome Grenfell victims in three weeks'

Exclusive: Theresa May 'did not consult council before promising to rehome Grenfell victims in three weeks'

Exclusive: PM 'didn't consult council on Grenfell three-week rehoming promise'

Labour councillor Robert Atkinson says the then-leader of the council said 'I don't know' when he asked how everyone would be rehomed within three weeks

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Grenfell Tower: 'Theresa May is all talk but no money or performance', says Labour councillor

Grenfell Tower: 'Theresa May is all talk but no money or performance', says Labour councillor

Grenfell Tower: 'Theresa May is all talk but no money or performance'

Labour Councillor Robert Atkinson says Theresa May made promises she didn't follow up on

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

MP used 'inaccurate figures about children' from Grenfell Tower

Grenfell Tower: Labour MP Emma Dent Coad 'used inaccurate figures about children affected'

abour MP 'used inaccurate figures about children affected in Grenfell'

Emma Dent Coad claimed over 200 children were still in bed and breakfast accommodation for up to six months, adding she believed it was illegal

Friday, December 15, 2017

Friday, December 15, 2017

'I see and smell Grenfell Tower daily, it must never happen again', says George Galloway

'I see and smell Grenfell Tower daily, it must never happen again', says George Galloway

'I see Grenfell Tower daily, it must never happen again', says George Galloway

George Galloway says it's incredible work hasn't started on other buildings in the country to make them safe

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Corbyn has been consistently praised for his handling of the Grenfell disaster

Jeremy Corbyn and Labour accused of hijacking Grenfell Tower tragedy after Tory councillors 'told to stay away'

Jeremy Corbyn and Labour accused of hijacking Grenfell Tower tragedy

Corbyn widely praised for handling of Grenfell tragedy but faces backlash from some critics

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

'Theresa May shouldn't have promised to rehouse Grenfell survivors in three weeks', says Kensington and Chelsea Labour Councillor

'Theresa May shouldn't have promised to rehouse Grenfell survivors in three weeks', says Kensington and Chelsea Labour Councillor

'Theresa May shouldn't have made three-week Grenfell rehousing promise'

Robert Atkinson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer amid reports of 103 households still needing proper accommodation six months after the tragedy

Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Emma Dent Coad controversy is diversion from real issues'

Grenfell Tower: 'Emma Dent Coad controversy is diversion from real issues'

'Emma Dent Coad controversy is diversion from Grenfell Tower issues'

Kensington and Chelsea Labour Councillor Robert Atkinson also said residents should not be pressured into decision by the Prime Minister's deadlines

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Grenfell Tower: New political party Advance claims institutional politics is failing

Grenfell Tower: New political party Advance claims institutional politics is failing

New political party Advance claims institutional politics is failing

Former Liberal Democrat Annabel Mullin has launched a new party to focus on social justice and a strong economy

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Kensington and Chelsea Council has voted to end its contract with the Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation

Grenfell Tower: 'Regeneration consultations were deliberately designed to exclude residents', says journalist

'Grenfell Tower consultations were deliberately designed to exclude residents'

Kensington and Chelsea Council has voted to end its contract with the Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation

Kensington and Chelsea Council to end contract with Tenant Management Organisation after unanimous vote

Kensington and Chelsea Council to end contract with tenant management organisation after unanimous vote

Kensington and Chelsea Council to end contract with TMO after unanimous vote

25 resident associations took part in the vote held by the council

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

'Unless inquiry produces fundamental change, there'll be another Grenfell', says North Kensington Labour councillor as inquiry opens

Unless Grenfell inquiry produces real change the tragedy will be repeated, says North Kensington Labour councillor

'Unless Grenfell inquiry produces real change the tragedy will be repeated'

Pat Mason, a Labour councillor in Kensington and Chelsea Council, spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer as the inquiry into the tower fire opens

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Charity says at least 20 survivors of Grenfell Tower have attempted suicide

At least 20 Grenfell Tower survivors have attempted suicide, claims charity

At least 20 Grenfell Tower survivors have attempted suicide, claims charity

The group Silence of Suicide claims the survivors have been struggling to cope in the wake of the disaster which killed at least 80 people

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'We want to reorganise the TMO and effectively talk to residents', says deputy council leader

Grenfell Tower: 'We want to reorganise the TMO and effectively talk to residents', says deputy council leader

Grenfell council 'wants to reorganise TMO and effectively talk to residents'

Deputy leader of Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council Kim Taylor-Smith says the council wants to take back control of the Tenant Management Organisation

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Theresa May admits flaws in response to Grenfell Tower fire

Theresa May admits flaws in response to Grenfell Tower fire

Theresa May admits flaws in response to Grenfell Tower fire

The Prime Minister met former residents of the block privately earlier in the week

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Two months have passed since the inferno at Grenfell Tower

Grenfell Tower survivor confronts Kensington council leader Elizabeth Campbell live on air

Grenfell resident confronts council leader live on air

Tiago Alves asks Elizabeth Campbell why she isn't holding meetings for all residents

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Grenfell: Kensington and Chelsea Council's relief efforts are blasted by community members

Grenfell: Kensington and Chelsea Council's relief efforts are blasted by community members

Kensington and Chelsea Council's relief efforts blasted by community members

The council held another public meeting over Grenfell Tower on Wednesday

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'People want to know why the council's response was pathetic', says councillor Robert Atkinson

Grenfell Tower: 'People want to know why the council was so pathetic', says councillor Robert Atkinson

'People want to know why the council's response to Grenfell Tower was pathetic'

Councillor Robert Atkinson spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the upcoming inquiry

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'unoccupied millionaire homes not relevant to tragedy', says property guru

Grenfell Tower: 'Unoccupied millionaire homes not relevant to tragedy', says property guru

'Unnoccupied millionaire homes not relevant to Grenfell tragedy'

Property Guru Ed Mead spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the list of unoccupied properties revealed by The Guardian newspaper

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

'It's mind boggling those responsible for Grenfell Tower fire want to stay in power', says George Galloway

Galloway on Grenfell Tower: 'How can the people responsible even leave their house?'

George Galloway is shocked those responsible for Grenfell Tower are in power

George Galloway says if an election was held now, no one who was previously in power in Kensington and Chelsea would be voted in

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Labour councillor suggests Government could also be investigated over Grenfell Tower

Grenfell: Government could be charged with corporate manslaughter, says councillor

'Government could be charged with corporate manslaughter over Grenfell'

Julia Hartley-Brewer and Labour councillor Pat Mason had a heated debate about the Conservative council in Kensington and Chelsea

Grenfell Tower: Police say there's 'reasonable grounds' to suspect corporate manslaughter

Grenfell Tower: Police say there's 'reasonable grounds' to suspect corporate manslaughter

Grenfell: Police say 'reasonable grounds' to suspect corporate manslaughter

Senior figures in the local authority and the Tenant Management Organisation are to face questioning over the tower fire

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Kim Taylor-Smith appeared on Sam Delaney's show just a day after being elected

Grenfell Tower: New council No.2 promises there'll be no Hillsborough-style cover-up

Grenfell: Council's new No.2 won't confirm illegal immigrant amnesty

Kim Taylor-Smith refuses to promise full amnesty and says it's proving extremely difficult to find homes for those affected

George Galloway: 'Council who presided over Grenfell tower fiasco can't continue to govern'

George Galloway: 'Council who presided over Grenfell Tower fiasco must be booted out'

Galloway: 'Council who presided over Grenfell fiasco must be kicked out'

Our host discussed the public meeting where Kensington and Chelsea Council elected a new leader on Wednesday

Grenfell Tower: 'Elizabeth Campbell and Conservatives don't understand what victims have gone through'

Grenfell Tower: The council acts like a property company, says Labour member

Grenfell Tower: The council acts like a property company, says Labour member

Labour councillor Pat Mason says residents are angry and distressed and shouldn't have had to search for services after the fire

Grenfell Tower: new council leader gets heckled during public meeting

Grenfell Tower: new council leader gets heckled during public meeting

Grenfell Tower: new council leader gets heckled during public meeting

Elizabeth Campbell was elected to the position of Kensington and Chelsea Council Leader at the meeting

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

'Grenfell Tower meeting was completely shambolic as those in charge couldn't run it', says Labour councillor

'Grenfell Tower meeting was completely shambolic as those in charge couldn't run it', says Labour councillor

'Grenfell Tower meeting was completely shambolic due to those in charge'

Labour councillor Pat Mason says Grenfell Tower residents are angry and they want straight answers

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

New Kensington and Chelsea council chief admits she hasn't visited council tower blocks before -  done but needs storify

Grenfell Tower: New council chief Elizabeth Campbell criticised for admitting she hasn't visited tower block

New Grenfell Tower council chief criticised for tower block admission

Elizabeth Campbell says she is going to visit Grenfell Tower and promises to build more council housing

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

'Grenfell Tower victims don't trust authorities and won't listen to them no matter what they say', says councillor

Grenfell Tower: If Theresa May can find £1bn for the DUP why can't she sort the Grenfell Tower mess, asks local councillor

If Theresa May can find £1bn for the DUP why can't she sort the Grenfell mess?'

Councillor Pat Mason says it's impossible to imagine how angry bereaved victims are

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Grenfell Tower: 'Kensington and Chelsea was controlled by rich people, as the poor are less likely to vote', says George Galloway

Grenfell Tower tragedy occurred because rich councillors viewed poor people as eyesore: George Galloway

Grenfell occurred because the poor were viewed as an eyesore: George Galloway

George Galloway says many thought tower blocks were an eyesore, which is why cladding was added to them

Friday, June 30, 2017

Friday, June 30, 2017

Grenfell Tower: nearby resident says he lost his job due to the fire and the council has been 'absolutely rubbish'

Grenfell Tower: nearby resident says he lost his job due to the fire and the council has been 'absolutely rubbish'

Grenfell Tower: evacuated resident says he lost his job due to the fire

A man known as M claims many victims have been kicked out of hotels and have nowhere to stay

Fury as council cancels Grenfell Tower meeting after journalists were allowed in

Fury as council cancels Grenfell Tower meeting after journalists were allowed in

Fury as council cancels Grenfell Tower meeting after journalists were allowed in

Leader Nicholas Paget-Brown apologised for the authority's response to the tragedy before the meeting was cancelled

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Grenfell Tower: Kensington and Chelsea Council Chief Executive resigns following criticism of response to the disaster

Grenfell Tower: Kensington council CEO quits after disaster response criticism

Grenfell Tower: Kensington council CEO quits after disaster response criticism

Nicholas Holgate has handed in his notice following criticism of the response to the disaster