If you live in a tower block, your home is visible but you are not, writes Ed Mayo. Plus Tory London assembly member Tony Devenish defends the response of Kensington and Chelsea council to the Grenfell Tower fire

We need a national voice for tenants in social housing. Catch-up work and stop-start remedial action at tower blocks across the country after the fire at Grenfell Tower (Work starts on tower blocks found to be at risk of collapse, 12 August) is further evidence that if you live in a tower block, your home is visible but you are not.

Tenant organisations and housing co-ops are calling for a coherent, legitimate and empowered voice for tenants and leaseholders on estates. The case for this was accepted many years ago, but axed under the coalition government from 2010.

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