24 Nov 2022

Tenants still ill from conditions in Rochdale estate where mould caused two year old’s death

North of England Correspondent

They say they’re sorry, they’ve sacked their Chief Executive and after accusations of racism, they’ve acknowledged they made assumptions about the lifestyle of two-year-old Awaab Ishak’s parents that were wrong.

But despite the claims from Rochdale Boroughwide Housing that lessons have been learned, tonight this programme reveals residents on the estate where Awaab died are still being housed in conditions so bad they say it is making them ill.