The Queen rocker and his former EastEnders star wife Anita Dobson came home to substantial flood damage on Tuesday.
Mr Bridgen said the Commons leader would have made a "better decision" than authority figures who told residents to stay in Grenfell Tower while it burned.
The Tory MP has come under for saying he would have ignored advice from the fire brigade and fled the tower.
The London Fire Brigade has been heavily criticised for its "serious shortcomings" in its response to the Grenfell fire.
Six men were arrested and another questioned over the shocking video, posted in November 2018.
Sharife Elouahabi pleaded guilty to fraud after claiming he was staying in a flat on the 21st floor of the tower where a family is known to have died during the deadly blaze.
The Good Morning host says he'll 'happily' go to prison for exposing the culprits.
Jenny McDonagh, 39, was described as a ‘serial fraudster’ who ‘lives beyond her means and gambles’.
Pictures showing the gutted kitchen where the devastating Grenfell Tower fire broke out have been released for the first time. The photos were shown to the Grenfell Inquiry, which is currently investigating the cause and spread of the fire, which killed 72 people as it tore through the 25-storey building on 14 June last year. The Grenfell Tower fire broke out in the kitchen of flat 16.
Ahmed Elgwahry told the Grenfell Tower public inquiry how he heard his mother and sister Eslah and Elgwahry's final moments.
The Government will fully fund the removal of dangerous cladding from tower blocks by councils and housing associations.
Families of those who perished in the Grenfell Tower tragedy have accused Prime Minister Theresa May of making things worse after a private meeting
Stormzy closed the Brit Awards with a politically-charged performance, taking aim at Theresa May’s handling of the Grenfell tower disaster, institutionalised racism and the Daily Mail.
This year's alternative Christmas message broadcast on Channel 4 will be delivered by children who survived the Grenfell Tower blaze in June.
Clarrie Mendy has been helping shape the multi-faith service, which will focus on remembering the 71 victims of the June 14 tower block blaze.
Flora Neda, who lived on the 23rd floor of the building, claimed residents said they were told to go to the top floor and wait for rescue by helicopter as the fire raged.
Just nine offers of permanent accommodation have been accepted by Grenfell survivors whose homes were destroyed in the devastating blaze. The leader of Kensington and Chelsea Council, Elizabeth Campbell, said she hoped more of the 180-plus households in hotels and temporary accommodation would be rehoused as soon as possible, but stressed it would be according to “their need, not speed”.
A teenager who was dubbed a hero for helping residents as the Grenfell Tower inferno blazed before sitting an exam the next morning said he was “a bit gutted” after receiving his results. Rory Walsh, 18, spent all night co-ordinating the mass of donations and helped families driven from their homes at Grenfell Tower find shelter – despite his English poetry exam just hours away on the horizon. The teenager – who was hoping for a C and said he would be doing “backflips” if he got a B – received a D grade for his English Literature and Language A-level, a D for Film Studies and a D for AS media studies.
The new leader of Kensington Council has spoken out about the Grenfell disaster and pledged to “heal the wounds” in the community. Elizabeth Campbell was nominated to be leader by Kensington Conservatives to take over from Nicholas Paget-Brown, who resigned on Friday, and lead the embattled Kensington and Chelsea Council.
149 UK tower blocks have now failed fire safety tests, a government spokeswoman has confirmed. Speaking on behalf of Theresa May, the spokeswoman said: “So far the cladding from 149 high rise buildings in 45 local authority areas have failed the tests. The tests were carried out in the wake of the Grenfell Tower disaster, in which at least 80 people died.