Lib Dems: Hackney Council needs to stop dragging its heels and get on with improving safety standards in high-rise blocks.

Former Liberal Democrat Mayoral and parliamentary candidate Dave Raval has commented following an announcement from Hackney Council that it will be launching an independent review of cladding in all Hackney social housing tower blocks and that it will hold fire safety risk assessments early to ma...

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Dave Raval Calls for Transparency on Fire Safety in Letter to the Mayor of Hackney

Dave Raval has written to the Mayor of Hackney to give his personal full support in reassuring residents following the tragic Grenfell Tower fire. Read the letter in full:

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Lib Dems: Flammable cladding used on Grenfell Tower must be banned

The Liberal Democrats have called for the type of cladding used on Grenfell Tower to be banned in the UK, after it emerged the material is currently banned in US buildings over 40 feet for fire safety reasons and is classed as flammable in Germany.

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Lib Dems call on Hackney council to carry out full safety checks on all Hackney tower blocks

Following the tragic Grenfell Tower fire in West London, the Hackney Liberal Democrats have released a statement pledging to work with Hackney council in ensuring that all similar buildings in the borough are safe for residents and are asking the council carry out immediate safety checks.

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