Firefighters rose to the challenge of tackling inferno at block of flats against a background of funding pressures

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Firefighters who tackled the Grenfell Tower inferno say they have never experienced a blaze like it in decades of service.

As funding pressures on emergency services remain sharply in focus – particularly in light of the Metropolitan police commissioner, Cressida Dick, saying she would be seeking more resources for her force following the London Bridge attacks – the fire service has risen to the challenge against a background of cuts.

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