Newcastle Council says 38 blocks did not have the flammable material used on Grenfell.
The four defendants were accused of child sex and drugs offences dating back to 2006.
Carers UK is running a poetry competition in memory of murdered MP Jo Cox.
BBC Music lists two Newcastle venues as among the most beautiful UK gig venues.
Ten years ago the Northern Rock empire collapsed.
Cardiff City recorded their first victory in September as they returned to form at the Stadium of Light.
Newcastle score twice in the last 15 minutes as they came from behind to edge past Bath in a nine-try thriller.
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