Hundreds of people across Greater Manchester are stuck in unsafe buildings covered in the same style of cladding used on
Council spark controversy for awarding Town Hall refurb contract to company that used Grenfell-style cladding
The awarding of the Manchester Town Hall refurbishment contract has generated controversy due to the chosen company’s past use of cladding similar to that of Grenfell Tower.
Manchester Film Festival have announced their official line up for this year, as well as an expanded length for the fifth edition of the event.
Residents question decision to hand developer contracts as row over Green Quarter cladding continues
Just over a year on from the Grenfell tragedy in London, two tower blocks in Manchester’s Green Quarter are faced with the daily stress of knowing that they are living in a building which was built using the same highly flammable cladding that contributed to the disaster; and that they face a bill of upwards of £3 million to remove and replace it
‘We’re being made to pay’: Green Quarter residents face £3MILLION bill to replace Grenfell Tower-style cladding
Residents of two apartment blocks in Manchester’s Green Quarter are facing an estimated £3million bill to replace Grenfell-style cladding – a figure they have been told could substantially increase if the insulation material is also found to be flammable.
Last Monday night at roughly 10:30pm, a small blaze broke out at the Unite Students Parkway Gate accommodation complex.
‘Never again’: Manchester task force lay out world-class plans to prevent another Grenfell Tower disaster
Greater Manchester has set out plans to develop a world class approach to fire safety, after the June tragedy at Grenfell Tower caused nationwide concern about the safety of high rise buildings.
After the success of his Spanish track remix ‘Subeme La Radio’, 2016 X Factor winner Matt Terry has announced his highly-anticipated new single will be released on Friday.
WATCH: In the shadow of Grenfell: Mancunian residents express concern over unsafe tower block cladding
The cladding on 181 of high rise buildings have failed such assessments so far – and 20 of these cases have been found to be in Manchester.