Grenfell firefighter: MPs should be dragged to look at tower’s shell

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Lucy Masoud blames tragedy on austerity and says decision makers don’t care about social housing tenants


MPs should be “dragged” from parliament to see Grenfell Tower’s shell as a reminder of how their decisions caused the disaster, a firefighter has said.

Lucy Masoud, who worked on the recovery operation after the fire that killed around 80 people, blamed the tragedy on government austerity measures and a contempt for social housing tenants.

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