58 people feared dead in London tower fire: United Kingdom police

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He said it will take "weeks or longer" to recover and identify all the dead in the social housing building that was left charred and gutted by the devastating blaze.

The search for remains had been paused because of safety concerns but has resumed.

Some of the anger stems from reports that Grenfell Tower had no central sprinkler system and was built with flammable materials that residents told the government needed to be fixed.

Cundy promised an exhausting investigation into the tragedy. He says "my heart goes out to those affected". The toll stood at 30 on Friday.

It was the latest expression of anger in the community following the fire that raged through Grenfell Tower where the death toll could exceed more than 100.

Dozens of people attending an angry protest for victims of the Grenfell Tower fire tragedy stormed the town hall in London's richest borough on Friday, accusing the authorities of ignoring their plight.

She returned Friday to meet survivors, residents and volunteers at a local church - but faced cries of "coward" and "shame on you".

After a botched snap election that lost her party its majority in Parliament, Mrs May is under fire for her response to the blaze on Wednesday.

"What I'm now absolutely focused on is ensuring that we get that support on the ground".

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"As we do everything we can to help them, we will make sure they have the counselling and emotional support they need in the hard days, weeks and years ahead".

May on Saturday chaired a meeting on the government's response to the fire.

"At least she could've met the victims, [Labour leader Jeremy] Corbyn was a good man. he came and met the people", one victim told Sky News.

Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police confirmed the latest numbers as vowed the police will "bring people to justice if there is evidence". "We owe that to the families, to the people who have lost loved ones, friends, and the homes in which they lived", the PM added.

"She should have been there with the residents".

"We entirely support the calling of the public inquiry and will co-operate in whatever way we can with it so that local people have all the answers about what has happened", the council said. They have have not been seen since the fire.

"It is hard to escape a very sombre national mood", the queen said in a statement to mark her official birthday - an occasion that typically does not result in any public comments from the monarch.

"During recent visits in Manchester and London, I have been profoundly struck by the immediate inclination of people throughout the country to offer comfort and support to those in desperate need", the queen said in a statement.

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