Event    From 14/6/2017  To 14/6/2017

Grenfell fire

Categories: Tragedy

Just before 1am a fire broke out in the 24-storey Grenfell Tower block of flats. This social housing block was on the north-east edge of the largely wealthy W11 post code, just south of Silchester Road. 72 people died, including 2 later in hospital. More than 70 were injured. 223 people escaped. It was the worst UK residential fire since WW2.

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Grenfell fire

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Grenfell fire - Methodist church

{On the wreath:} Grenfell, 14.06.2017, love, prayers {The nearby white notic...

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Grenfell fire - sculpture

{Below the mournful statue:} 14.6.17

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Grenfell memorial wall

Too many sad and challenging messages for us to transcribe but we thought the...

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Khadija's garden

Khadija's Garden This bed of planting commemorates Khadija Saye, who was trag...

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The El-Wahabi orchard

The El-Wahabi family lived on the 21st floor.

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Asaf Koçak

Asaf Koçak

35 years old, cartoonist

Person, Tragedy, Turkey

1 memorial
Sloane Court East V1 bomb

Sloane Court East V1 bomb

The V1 bomb arrived at 7.47 on a Monday morning, landing at the top end of Sloane Court East destroying many buildings and many lives. The extent of the physical damage can easily be seen by lookin...

Event, Tragedy

2 memorials
Lewisham citizens killed in the World Wars

Lewisham citizens killed in the World Wars

' Lewisham people who lost their lives 1914 - 1918 and 1939 - 1945'

Group, Tragedy

1 memorial
Boylett Herbert Jupe

Boylett Herbert Jupe

Electrician on the RMS Titanic. A full résumé of his life can be found on the Encyclopedia Titanica website. He is also commemorated on the Engineers Memorial, Andrews East Park, Above Bar Street,...

Person, Engineering, Tragedy

1 memorial
Makram Ali

Makram Ali

Makram was killed after Ramadan night prayers at Muslim Welfare House, next to Finsbury Park tube station. The van-driving terrorist (whom we deliberately will not name) was sentenced in February ...

Person, Tragedy

1 memorial