The deck-access flats at Colwyne Place in Blakelaw were demolished earlier this year.
The original 151 deck-access flats, with connecting walkways, were built in 1969 as part of a vision to recreate the community spirit of the terraced homes they replaced in Newcastle.
videos-There is sunshine, too, in the old-style deck-access
flats painted up by their occupants and captured by Brian.
The School Street deck-access
housing in Hebburn was demolished in the 1980s and the Sainsbury Trust provided a grant to build a pond and plant trees.
The new housing scheme will be built on the site of the former deck-access flats at Colwyne Place, Blakelaw, Newcastle.
The original deck-access flats in Blakelaw were built as part of a vision to recreate the community spirit of the terraced homes they replaced.