London Tory council to charge tower block residents £4,000 to fit sprinklers
Leaseholders hit out at Wandsworth bills for post-Grenfell fire safety measures
A Tory-run council plans to charge tower block residents up to £4,000 to fit sprinklers aimed at preventing a repeat of the Grenfell Tower tragedy.
The move has provoked anger among residents in Wandsworth, south London. Non-payment and legal action are among the options being considered by some of the more than 1,000 leaseholders, who met last week to form a groupto oppose the plans.Continue reading...