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Flood-hit homes face demolition

Residents in Newcastle living in a block of modern townhouses that were undercut by flood waters have been told some homes will be demolished.

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Flood buildings in danger of collapse 'to be demolished'

Engineers say a block of flats in Newcastle will have to be demolished after part of the ground gave way during heavy rain earlier this week. Residents living close to the damaged building were told the news at a public meeting on last night. Get more on this story from ITV Tyne Tees.

Exposed pilings beneath the houses in Newburn, Newcastle Credit: Press Association

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