Image copyright Getty Images Image caption 72 people died in the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017 More than 200 high-rise buildings in England with cladding similar to that used on Grenfell Tower have yet to begin work to remove it. Out of 328 buildings that still have aluminium composite material (ACM) cladding, 221 are awaiting…

Image copyright PA Image caption Cladding has been widely used on high rises, including Grenfell Tower Fire safety experts have warned that 1,700 buildings in England are likely to fail a new round of tests into cladding and building materials. Hospitals, schools, nursing homes and tower blocks are among buildings which could be “at risk”,…

Image copyright PA Image caption ACM cladding has been widely used on high rises, including Grenfell Tower The government is to cover the £200m bill of replacing Grenfell Tower-type cladding on more than 150 private tower blocks with a safer alternative. Housing Secretary James Brokenshire had previously said the bill should be footed by the…