June 29, 2017

I Challenge the Solicitor General on Legal Aid and Health and Safety

Following the Grenfell Tower fire, I raised the issue of legal aid availability in Parliament with the Government’s Solicitor General. The Government has announced that it will appoint a Public Independent Advocate to support the victims and families of deceased victims after disasters. We don’t yet know whether the Advocate will simply be a referral point for advice, or whether …

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June 29, 2017

Information About High Rise Council Blocks from Cardiff Council

Following the recent tragic Grenfell Tower fire, there is understandably a lot of concern about other high rise flats around the country. Cardiff Council has put together the most up to date information about fire safety in their Council high rise buildings, and it is available below.   Cardiff Council has 9 high rise blocks of flats: Lydstep Flats, Gabalfa …

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