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Row continues after Spencer Court demolition

The row about who should take responsibility for a block of flats which had to be demolished after being severely damaged by flooding continues.

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Rows continue over collapsed culvert

The row about who should take responsibility for a block of flats which had to be demolished after being seriously damaged by flooding is continuing.

A culvert which diverted water beneath a housing estate in Newburn in Newcastle collapsed in June.

In September, during heavy rain, it caused a landslide which left one of the blocks at Spencer Court in a precarious position.

The developer Dunelm Homes, which built the apartments, said that Northumberland Estates, which owns the land where the culvert collapsed, agreed in June to take charge of repairs.

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