KCTMO – Playing with fire!

This blog post was written in November 2016. Today the building went up in flames. We can only hope that no lives were lost.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-40269625

Grenfell Action Group

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It is a truly terrifying thought but the Grenfell Action Group firmly believe that only a catastrophic event will expose the ineptitude and incompetence of our landlord, the  KCTMO, and bring an end to the dangerous living conditions and neglect of health and safety legislation that they inflict upon their tenants and leaseholders. We believe that the KCTMO are an evil, unprincipled, mini-mafia who have no business to be charged with the responsibility of  looking after the every day management of large scale social housing estates and that their sordid collusion with the RBKC Council is a recipe for a future major disaster.

Unfortunately, the Grenfell Action Group have reached the conclusion that only an incident that results in serious loss of life of KCTMO residents will allow the external scrutiny to occur that will shine a light on the practices that characterise the malign governance of this non-functioning organisation…

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4 Responses to “KCTMO – Playing with fire!”

  1. Anton Garrett Says:

    Whatever the short- and long-term reasons for this catastrophe, I’ve always been astonished that more tower blocks don’t go up in flames.

    • telescoper Says:

      I don’t know what started the fire, but it seems that lives have been lost. The investigation must be thorough.

    • telescoper Says:

      There are supposed to be design features that stop fires spreading long enough for people to get out and for emergency services to put them out. This one seems to have spread incredibly quickly. There are also reports that the smoke alarms didn’t work.

  2. I think Kensington council threatened to sue the blog author for defamation when he posted that item. And the actual fire seemed more fierce than anything in a Hollywood movie. An appalling tragedy.

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