daughters Fethia and Hania died in their flat on the 23rd floor, unveiled a mosaic. Above them the black skeleton of the tower had been covered the same white as the damp sky, with the words “Grenfell – Forever In Our Hearts” in green.
Lamp-posts, which last year were covered in posters seeking missing people, were cloaked in green instead.
Haunting verses from the Koran rang out to other green-lit blocks.
Finally the names of all 72 dead – including stillborn baby Logan Gomes and Maria del Pilar Burton, who died months later – were read out. Next to me