Ed Daffarn was one of the authors of the Grenfell Action Group blog that 7 months before the fire wrote.
It is a truly terrifying thought but the Grenfell Action Group firmly believe that only a catastrophic event will expose the ineptitude and incompetence of our landlord, the KCTMO, and bring an end to the dangerous living conditions and neglect of health and safety legislation that they inflict upon their tenants and leaseholders.
Ed was rescued from his 16th floor flat on the 14th June 2017 and in this moving podcast with @LBC’s James O’Brien, Ed shares about the blog, his escape and views on the response.
If you ever doubted the importance of tapping the tacit knowledge of those at the front line, be it residents in social housing or NHS staff during COVID, listen to this.
Please listen to this.