Thank you to all who could make it for our second meeting on November 22nd. The meeting was insightful, well attended and included a couple of excellent bottles of wine. The theme of this meeting was “The Post-Grenfell Society - Is It Different?” and featured keynote speaker Geoffrey Podger. Podger has held four British and … Continue reading The Post-Grenfell Society – Will it Invoke Change?
Thought to be one of the worst fire-related disasters in recent UK history, the Grenfell Tower fire started on June 14, 2017. Built in 1974, the tower itself was 24 stories tall and included 129 public housing flats (RBKC, 2012). The fire that raged for almost 60 hours caused 71 deaths and is believed to … Continue reading The Grenfell Fire: know before we discuss