Fire Safety: Rejected protection hammer blow to leaseholders

  Tonight Parliament rejected Lords Amendment Four to the Fire Safety Bill, which would prohibit the owner of a building from passing on any remediation costs to leaseholders and tenants. This followed a debate on several related amendments. Responding to the failed amendments, Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats Daisy Cooper said: “Liberal Democrats shamed … Continue reading Fire Safety: Rejected protection hammer blow to leaseholders

“Leaseholders should not pay a penny”, Lib Dems say

    Responding to Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick's announcement on cladding funding, Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats, Daisy Cooper said:   “It is a scandal that the Tories have broken their post-Grenfell promises to leaseholders living in unsafe homes. “As Liberal Democrats, we are pleased that our amendments and dogged campaigning to protect leaseholders … Continue reading “Leaseholders should not pay a penny”, Lib Dems say