Grenfell survivors and firemen brand Theresa May’s resignation ‘disgraceful’
Theresa May’s mention of her response to the Grenfell Tower fire in her resignation speech has been described as “disgraceful” by the Fire Brigades Union.
The Prime Minister, who will step down on June 7, mentioned the inquiry into the tragedy as she outlined how she used her premiership “to fight the burning injustices that still scar our society”.
Matt Wrack, the Fire Brigades Union general secretary, issued a statement shortly after the speech on Friday, describing her response as “awful”.
Grenfell United, the campaign group, also said residents were “devastatingly let down by the Government”.
The fire in North Kensington, west London, on June 14 2017 claimed the lives of 72 people.
An inquiry was launched in September that year but is not expected to conclude until at least the end of 2021…….read more
Source: The Mirror