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 company say the real work starts now

The last remnants of the Spencer Court flats may have been removed, but the demolition company says that now the real work can begin.

Brian Manning believes that the priority is to get water moving again in the collapsed culvert that gave way during last month's heavy rainfall, and led to the flats having to be evacuated.

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