Gren­fell fire an­niver­sary

Otago Daily Times - - WORLD -

Lon­don: Bri­tain marked the first an­niver­sary yes­ter­day of the fire that de­stroyed Gren­fell Tower in west Lon­don.

The tower (below), Lon­don Eye, Down­ing Street and other build­ings near the site of the blaze that killed 72 peo­ple turned green at 12.54am (11.54am NZ time), the time of the first 999 call.

A vigil at which the names of the vic­tims were read out took place nearby at 1.30am. — AP

PHOTO: REUTERS

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