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ITV News poll: 87% of Grenfell survivors and relatives have no faith in the government

Dozens of Grenfell survivors and relatives say they have no faith in the government, a poll for ITV News reveals.

The survey shows how those caught up in the disaster feel let down by authorities.

87% of relatives and survivors say they have no faith in the government, while 98% are worried the fire brigade's 'stay put' advice has not been changed.

And dozens caught up in the disaster say they had problems with their mental health.

87%
not satisfied with Government response to fire

It has been a difficult 12 months. So much more could have been done early on. It has taken a lot of fight from us, to make the government realise what it has to do.

And for us, actions speak louder than words. I can understand why people think why not enough has been done because so much more should have been done in the first few weeks. And so much more remains to be done.

– Natasha Elcock, Grenfell survivor and member of Grenfell United
93%
believe the Government has not taken significant action to improve safety

For us, one of the things we have been campaigning for is that no one should live in a block that has flammable cladding wrapped round it. No one should be going to sleep tonight with fire wardens patrolling their estate to keep them alive. It's disappointing flammable cladding has not been banned. We hope in the near future that changes. Because no one should ever go through what we have been through.

– Natasha Elcock, Grenfell survivor and member of Grenfell United
59%
not satisfied with current residence after being rehomed
88%
not satisfied with the councils's overall response to the Grenfell Tower fire in the last six months
68%
not confident the inquiry will assign responsibility for the causes of the fire

I'm not surprised by that. You've got to look at what we have had to fight for already, particularly for a panel to be appointed.

We've had to fight for the bare minimum. Only time will tell if we will begin to trust the Inquiry.

The Inquiry is still in its early stages. But we have to have some confidence in it. We will have a panel for Phase Two of the Inquiry. It would have been better that we didn't have to fighter for a panel.

But for us, it's about unearthing the truth, and that comes in so many different forms.

– Natasha Elcock, Grenfell survivor and member of Grenfell United
93%
concerned that the Metropolitan Police have made no arrests for the fire

We have to be patient. You want people to be held to account but I'd rather the police take their time. I wouldn't want the police investigation rushed. This needs to be done thoroughly and properly.

– Natasha Elcock, Grenfell survivor and member of Grenfell United
98%
concerned the London Fire Brigade 'stay put' policy has not been changed
81%
experienced mental health problems since the fire
61%
have received adequate support for mental health problems