Grenfell Tower

GoFundMe will stop taking cash out of fundraising campaigns

GoFundMe will stop taking money out of donation campaigns, amid mounting criticism of crowdfunding sites.<p>The site will become the first platform in …

Money

King's College hospital put 'patients in cupboards' amid health crisis

A crisis-hit hospital is having to use "meeting rooms and storage space" for beds because it is unable to cope with the influx of patients, ministers …

British Royal Family

Up to 1,000,000 tumble dryers could be at risk of setting on fire

<b>As many as one million tumble dryers in British homes are potential fire hazards.</b><p>Manufacturer Whirlpool has given an ‘inadequate’ response to the …

London Fire Brigade

Dramatic video of Georgia firefighter 'catching babies like football' during apartment blaze goes viral

The incident was captured on another firefighter's helmet camera.<p>A dramatic footage has emerged showing a Georgia firefighter catching a child …

Grenfell housing boss quits more than six months after tragedy

ES News Email<p>The housing boss responsible for running Grenfell Tower has finally stepped down more than six months after the tragedy, the Standard …

Up to one million dangerous tumble dryers still being used across UK, warns business committee

One million defective and potentially dangerous tumble dryers are still being used in British homes, and the Government has been “painfully slow” in …

Will the council tax hike be enough to keep London safe?

The Mayor's key decision this year was to increase council tax by 5 percent to be mainly allocated to the Met and London's fire service. But despite …

Property (UK)

This Is How UKIP Is Imploding In Fun And Innovative Ways

Henry Bolton is having the year from hell.

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Grenfell Tower housing boss steps down months after tragedy

<b>The housing boss in charge of running Grenfell Tower has quit more than six months after the disaster which claimed the lives of 71 people.</b><p>Robert Black resigned as CEO of Kensington & Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation on 31 December, 2017.<p>A brief statement on its website "thanked Mr Black for …

Ukip leader splits with girlfriend over racist messages

Henry Bolton admits relationship is ‘incompatible’ with role as party leader after reports she made racist remarks about Meghan Markle<p>The Ukip leader, Henry Bolton, has ended his relationship with his girlfriend, Jo Marney, after it was reported she made racist remarks about Meghan Markle.<p>The Ukip …

News

Poppi Worthington inquest verdict unlikely to lead to trial

Coroner says toddler was probably sexually abused by her father but is not able to conclude that girl was unlawfully killed<p>The first inquest into Poppi Worthington’s sudden and unusual death was so short that when the coroner concluded, everyone in court gave each other the same look: was that …

Crime

Tory ministers in stunning U-turn as they will now back Labour bill to force landlords to make properties safe

Tory ministers have U-turned over a bill to give three million people a chance to live in a decent home.<p>The Government has decided to take action …

Housing

'Science has prevailed and produced this instant, plastic, fake news' - Acclaimed journalist on fake news

Acclaimed British journalist Jon Snow said that "science has prevailed" in the media world and has left behind "instant, plastic, fake news".

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