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In today's Gazette: Murder suspect hands himself in
8:33am Tuesday 12th March 2013 in News
In today's Gazette: Murder suspect Andre Vella is being questioned by police after handing himself in.
Villa, 19, from Frinton, is wanted in connection with the death of Thomas Brittain, 26, from Colchester. He walked into Clacton police station.
* England's most capped footballer Peter Shilton has been charged with drink driving in Colchester.
Shilton, 63, was stopped by police in Manor Road and is due to appear at Colchester Magistrates Court next week.
* Colchester actress Miranda Bell is to play the judge in the long-awaited Coronation Street trial.
Miranda, who has previously appeared in EastEnders, The Bill and Lovejoy, will preside over the fates of Tyrone Dobbs who has been falsely accused of beating his girlfriend Kirsty Soames.
* A tapas bar, fine dining restaurant and coffee shop look set to open in unused parts of Colchester Town Hall.
For more on these and other great stories, see today's Gazette. There is always more in the paper than there is online.