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Grenfell Tower fire: 'Systemic failures' in fire brigade's response

The London Fire Brigade (LFB) has been condemned for "serious shortcomings" and systemic failures in its response to the Grenfell Tower fire, in a report into the 2017 blaze.Fewer people would have died in the fire if the LFB had taken certain actions earlier, the report by inquiry chairman Sir Martin Moore-Bick said.He also said some evidence given by the LFB at the inquiry was "insensitive".The report has been seen by the BBC ahead of its publication on Wednesday.The 1,000-page document follows the first phase of the inquiry, which looked at what happened on the night that 72 people died in the tower block fire on 14 June 2017. The council, the tower's tenant management organisation, the police and the fire service were all quizz ...