Some residents of Charles Dickens House person compared surviving successful the eastbound London societal lodging artifact to the benignant of beingness described successful immoderate of the author's Victorian-era novels.
Many person complained astir problems specified arsenic mould, leaks, and vermin for implicit a decade, with a fig saying the issues were affecting their health.
According to lodging foundation Shelter, 1 successful 5 renters crossed England is harmed by the authorities of their home.
The lodging authorization said it was "working hard" to resoluteness the problems astatine the block.
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