Homes demolished in Newburn

A second demolition is taking place at Spencer Court in Newburn, near Newcastle. Flooding badly damaged the flats and they were deemed unsafe.

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Demolition continues at Spencer Court

Work at Spencer Court in Newcastle started on Tuesday, with huge cranes tearing down the top of the building.

The top floors have now gone and work on the lower levels of the flats is taking place.

The work is expected to continue for up to two weeks.

Demolition of the Spencer Court flats continues for the third day Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

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