Published on 22 Dec 2017

The Grenfell families spending Christmas in temporary accommodation

More than six months after the fire in Grenfell Tower, 17 families with children look set to spend this Christmas in a hotel room. The local council says it is working around the clock to offer accommodation to those affected by the fire, but despite them committing more than £200 million to secure hundreds of new properties, most families still do not have a permanent place to call home.

We spent time with two families who are preparing to spend this Christmas in temporary accommodation.