Mayor to lead one minute silence for Grenfell Tower fire victims

News release from 13 June 2018, 8:43am

Cllr Nigel Gawthrope, Mayor of Cambridge, will lead a one minute silence from the front of the Guildhall in Cambridge at 12noon on Thursday 14 June, in remembrance of the people who lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire, one year ago.

Cllr Gawthrope, said: “The fire at Grenfell Tower shocked people across the country and, one year on, the victims’ family and friends continue to suffer greatly.

“On Thursday, in common with other towns and cities across the UK, we will join together to pay our respects to those who have lost their lives at the Grenfell Tower fire.

"My thoughts remain with those people who died, with their loved ones and with the many other people who are suffering as a result of the tragedy.”

Anyone who would like to join the mayor for the one minute silence at the front of the Guildhall would be welcome to do so.