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Emma Dent Coad

Emma Dent Coad is Leader of the Labour Group at Kensington and Chelsea London Borough Council. She is the former Labour Party Member of Parliament for Kensington. Her book, One Kensington, will be published by Quercus on 4 August.

Five Years of Failing Grenfell

On this day in 2017, 72 people lost their lives in the Grenfell Tower fire. Half a decade on, families are still waiting for justice – and those with the power to prevent a repeat still aren’t willing to use it.

Defend Emma Dent Coad

The Observer might want rid of Emma Dent Coad – but we don’t. In a new interview, we speak to the Kensington MP about housing, her constituency and the campaign of lies run against her by the Lib Dems.

Debunking the Grenfell Lies

This week Liberal Democrat Sam Gyimah claimed that Labour MP Emma Dent Coad was partly responsible for the Grenfell tragedy – here, she debunks his allegation and calls on him to apologise for the smear.

Failing Grenfell Again

Almost two years after the tragic fire in Grenfell Tower, local MP Emma Dent Coad explains how Kensington and Chelsea Council have systematically failed its victims.