The leaseholders’ protests at develeopers showrooms and in town centres demanded an end to the building fire safety crisis. Homes for All hosted an online rally including rolling coverage from 10 of the protests and a panel of speakers. There were inspiring contributions from Matt Wrack, General Secretary, Fire Brigades Union, Karim Mussilhy, Grenfell United Jenni Garrett, End our Cladding Scandal and Sarah Rennie, Cladding Leaseholder Disability Action Group (CLADDAG). Protesters in Manchester, West Ham, Chipping Barnet and Brighton demanded that developers should pay to make buildings safe, whilst MP John McDonnell and other MPs and Councillors joined in to support the protests in their areas.
The protests caught the attention of the national press alongside BBC and ITV regional news.
Mirror article Flat owners demand urgent action from Government to end cladding scandal
BBC London clip Protests have been held across the capital
The Facebook and YouTube videos of the online rally have been viewed over 2,000 times.
Watch the Cladding scandal rally on Facebook https://fb.watch/5YpCQNv4E2/
More photos and videos from the wave of protests https://buildingsafetycrisis.org/send-us-your-images-and-video-of-todays-protest/
More details about how to join the fight for safe homes http://www.axethehousingact.org.uk/uncategorized/endourcladdingscandal-time-to-fight-for-fire-safety/