Lord Mayor of Chester sends condolences following London fire
15 June 2017The Lord Mayor of Chester has sent a message of condolence to those affected by the fire in London in the early hours of Wednesday morning, 14 June.
Cllr Razia Daniels has sent the message on behalf of the city of Chester.
She said: “I am saddened by the news that people have lost their lives, lost family members, been injured and lost their homes and all their possessions in this horrific incident.
“It must have been terrifying for those who were caught up in the harrowing fire and for the members of public who came to the aid of those who were trapped.
“I would like to praise the emergency services who came to the aid of those injured, dying or those who were trapped by the fire.
“They have, yet again, shown such bravery and resilience, and put their own lives at risk to save others.
“It is also heartening to see the community and local businesses coming together to support those impacted by the terrible incident.
“My heart goes out to all the victims on this sad day.”