Residents in tower block face £2m bill to replace Grenfell-style cladding

The London tower block has the same cladding as that which is believed to have fuelled the spread of the Grenfell blaze.

By Alan McGuinness, News Reporter

People living in a privately-owned tower block with the same cladding used on Grenfell Tower could be forced to pay millions for replacement panels to be fitted.

Residents at Citiscape in Croydon, south London, are facing the prospect of having to fork out up to £2m to remove and replace the aluminium composite material (ACM) panels.

Such cladding is believed to have fuelled the spread of the Grenfell blaze in June, which left 71...
source: The Sky News

2018-01-18 13:05
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