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More homes evacuated in Newburn

Two blocks of flats close to Spencer Court in Newburn have been evacuated.

Your Homes Newcastle say they made the decision on safety grounds. All of the people living in the properties on Hareside Walk and Hareside Close were taken to Newburn Leisure Centre.

Longer term accommodation for residents will be arranged by Your Homes Newcastle.

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