Grenfell Tower fire: Police say at least 58 missing as No 10 says each family to get £5,500 – as it happened

Follow the latest developments as government announces each household left homeless by the tower block fire will receive money from emergency fund

A photograph released by the Metropolitan police showing one floor of Grenfell Tower after fire engulfed the 24-storey block. Photograph: AP

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Here is the latest Guardian report on the number of missing, presumed dead:

Grenfell Tower tragedy: police expect number of missing to rise above 58

Met releases images of destruction within the tower, as residents begin to receive £5,500 emergency payments from the government


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