Florrie Bourne
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Brentwood flat repair bill cut from £50,000 to £15,000

A 93-year-old Essex woman was sent a £50,000 bill for building repairs, most of them ruled unnecessary by a tribunal.

Florrie Bourne's family said she died worried and upset by the bill for work carried out by owners the London Borough of Newham on her flat in Brentwood.

A tribunal cut the bills to £15,000.

  • 03 Jun 2013
  • From the section Essex