Barnet’s Labour councillors call for fire safety review at next Housing Committee

Barnet LAbourLabour councillors have submitted a member’s item to the 26 June Housing Committee calling for a review of fire safety at all Barnet Homes properties and housing association properties located in the borough following the fire at Grenfell Tower in North Kensington.

The member’s item from Cllr Ross Houston, the Labour Group Housing Spokesperson and Deputy Group Leader, also asks the Committee to look at what Barnet Council can and should be doing to ensure private blocks of flats have robust fire safety arrangements in place.

Cllr Ross Houston said: “Our thoughts and prayers are with all the people who are affected by this terrible fire at Grenfell Tower.

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