Hackney residents raging over scaffolding saga

Taylor Wimpey has apologised after residents in an apartment block in east London have spent almost 10 months with scaffolding wrapped around their flats, leaving one agent considering legal action against the FTSE 100 housebuilder. The company completed the 4.2 acre City Mills development on Lee St, Hackney E8, alongside freeholder L&Q in December 2017. A year later, scaffolding was erected around a block of nine flats to allow a water leak to be investigated. The scaffolding remains, meaning tenants have been unable to use their winter garden balconies, and people