Dunelm Homes will make goodwill payments to Newburn flat residents out of pocket when they were evacuated following last week's flooding in Newcastle. Claimants will have to fill out a form.
Residents on a Tyneside housing estate which will be partially demolished are no nearer finding out who is responsible for what's happened.
Residents in Newburn say that they still don't know what is happening to their homes as engineers prepare to dismantle a block of houses.
Residents at Spencer Court said a public meeting gave them no answers, and they still did not know whether the building would be demolished.