Category : UK NEWS

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

Prince Philip leaves hospital after treatment

The Duke of Edinburgh has left hospital after being treated for an infection for two nights. The illness had forced him to miss the State Opening of Parliament. Prince Philip was admitted to a private hospital in London on Tuesday evening suffering...

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

Combustible cladding found on three towers

Tests have revealed that at least three tower blocks across England are fitted with combustible cladding. Theresa May said local authorities and fire services are "taking all possible steps" to ensure the towers are safe, while hundreds more buildin...

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

Combustible cladding found on seven towers

Tests have revealed that at least seven tower blocks across England are fitted with combustible cladding. Among them are the Chalcots Estate in Camden, north London, where the cladding is being removed, and the Mount Wise Tower in Plymouth. Theresa...

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

Combustible cladding found on 11 towers

Tests have revealed that at least 11 tower blocks across England are fitted with combustible cladding, Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has said. The towers are in eight local authority areas. People living in the 16-storey Lynher, Tamar and Tavy b...

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

Combustible cladding found on 11 tower blocks

Tests have revealed that at least 11 tower blocks across England are fitted with combustible cladding, Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has said. The towers are in eight local authority areas. People living in the 16-storey Lynher, Tamar and Tavy b...

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

Thousands may be living in fire risk tower blocks

Tests have revealed that at least 11 tower blocks across England are fitted with combustible cladding, Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has said. The towers are in eight local authority areas. People living in the 16-storey Lynher, Tamar and Tavy b...

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

Tower tests reveal 'combustible' cladding

Tests have revealed that "a number" of tower blocks across the country have "combustible" cladding, the Prime Minister has said. Local authorities and fire services are "taking all possible steps" to ensure buildings are safe and residents are infor...

UK NEWS / England - 19 hours ago

600 buildings have similar cladding to Grenfell

Around 600 buildings in England have similar cladding to Grenfell Tower, Downing Street has said. Tests have revealed that at least three tower blocks across the UK are fitted with combustible panels, with hundreds more buildings due for checks. Det...