Camden evacuates tower block after Grenfell fire

Camden Council will evacuate 161 households from a tower block tonight amid fire safety concerns. The move follows news that similar cladding was used on the Chalcots Estate to that which spread the Grenfell Tower fire in Kensington earlier this month. Council leader...

Fire victims moved from hotel with hours notice

Survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire who have been thrown out of a west London hotel with just a few hours notice. Sky News has seen the letter from Kensington and Chelsea Borough Council which asks the people, some of whom lost family members in the fire, to get out...

NHS told to check cladding on all buildings

NHS Trusts have been asked to urgently check buildings to establish if they are covered in the cladding used on Grenfell Tower. The regulator, NHS Improvement, has confirmed to Sky News that it has written to all Trusts and told them to report back to them with their...

Tennis star Dan Evans tests positive for cocaine

British tennis No 3 Dan Evans has announced that he tested positive for cocaine in April. Evans, who is ranked 50th in the world, claims he took the illegal substance out of competition and for reasons “completely unrelated to tennis”. The 27-year-old...

Where has unsafe tower cladding been identified?

Checks are being carried out on hundreds of buildings across the country, as investigations into the deadly Grenfell Tower fire continue. So far the Government has received samples from 11 high-rise buildings where cladding has failed safety tests. Some of the...

Man charged over Finsbury Park mosque attack

A man has been charged over the van attack at Finsbury Park mosque in which one person died and nine others were injured. Darren Osborne, 47, was arrested by police at the scene in the early hours of Monday, which was busy with worshippers at the time attending...