Tyne Tees Grenfell Tower Fire

Revealed: school fire risk assessment inconsistencies

An investigation by ITV News Tyne Tees has found inconsistencies in how often risk assessments are carried out in schools around the region.

South Tyneside tower blocks to be fitted with sprinklers

In light of the Grenfell tower fire in London earlier this year South Tyneside high rise buildings will be fitted with sprinklers.

Cladding to be removed from tower blocks in Newcastle

One hundred days on from the Grenfell Tower disaster cladding on five residential buildings in Newcastle will be removed.