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How cooking eased the grief after Grenfell

Sep 22, 2018 - The Daily Telegraph (London)

In the days after the Grenfell Tower fire, Munira Mahmud knew there was only one way to ease the pain and grief - and that was to cook. Living in temporary accommodation, her family were tired of takeaways and she craved the taste of home-made food. With no kitchen of her own, she asked to use the one at the nearby Al Manaar mosque and community centre. On Tuesdays and Thursdays, she began to cook fresh, hearty meals together with friends, mothers from the local school and the women who worked a...