A minute’s silence has been held across the UK to honour the victims of the Grenfell Tower Fire.
Distraught firefighters joined the grieving public in a poignant show of unity and emotion.
Observing a minutes silence for the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire with
LFRS_Learning</a>. Our thoughts go out to anyone affected! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/WeCare?src=hash">#WeCare</a> <a href="https://t.co/IuHJL8pg1O">pic.twitter.com/IuHJL8pg1O</a></p>— Loughborough Fire (Loughborough999) June 19, 2017
Those who attended the blaze expressed shock at the speed of what happened.
Lucy Lucy Masoud is from the fire brigade union: “For something to spread this quickly and this dangerously , something has gone seriously wrong, which is what we have seen here.”
At least 79 people died in the horrific blaze.