Commemorations continue to be paid to the 72 people who lost their lives in the fire last June

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Last night, Elizabeth Campbell was voted in as leader of the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, following the local elections earlier this month when the Conservatives held the council comfortably.

She has been on the council since 2006 and was previously a board member of the Kensington and Chelsea Tenants Management Organisation.

She made a speech which directly addressed Grenfell. Here are some extracts.

I would like to quote from a speech made recently by the Conservative MP Kwasi Kwarteng.

“The suspicion today is that as the royal borough has got wealthier and wealthier, the political class, the people running the borough have really forgotten some of the less advantaged members of their community, while there is massive compassion, I don’t think there’s enough empathy as to how important this issue actually is and how seriously people of different faiths and certainly different communities take this issue.

It is our responsibility to ensure that the whole, unvarnished truth is told. We will not shy away from that, nor from the implications and the consequences of telling the truth. We have handed over hundreds of thousands of documents to the police and to the inquiry.

We will give them both everything they ask for and everything they need in order to find out what happened.

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