Demolition work to continue after explosion in Newark

Demolition work will continue today after an explosion in Newark which killed seventy one year-old Leslie Rourke and his his daughter-in-law Jeanette. Houses either side of the property are being knocked down.

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House explosion in Newark

Police are still investigating after two people died and five people were injured in a gas explosion at a house in Newark, Nottinghamshire. The explosion happened on Wright Street at around 5pm on Sunday.