- GCP Student Living has confirmed an ongoing review of its properties to ascertain whether any had the same cladding as that used at Grenfell Tower.

GCP Student Living said the safety of students who occupied the company's properties was of paramount importance.

It said: "All properties undergo a robust fire risk assessment process using experienced, accredited fire risk assessors and fully comply with building regulations and are fitted with the appropriate fire safety systems including integrated fire alarms.

"Beyond the physical fire safety measures in place, the group's employees are trained on their duties as regards fire safety management, which includes building inspections, routine fire alarm testing, evacuations and inductions for residents.

"The company confirms that none of its buildings use the same material, Reynobond PE, for external cladding as that which was used on the Grenfell Tower."

At 9:48am: [LON:DIGS] GCP Student Living Plc share price was -0.62p at 144.38p

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