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Teenager jailed for murder of Colchester rapper Thomas Brittain
8:15am Wednesday 9th October 2013 in News
In today's Gazette: Teenager killer Jack Hummerstone today starts a life sentence for bursting into a flat and stabbing Colchester songwritter and rapper Thomas Brittain to death.
Hummerstone, 18, was ordered to serve 26 years in jail.
- One of the last notes written by Admiral Lord Nelson could fetch £6,000 when it goes under the hammer at an auction in Colchester this weekend.
The 1804 letter is among hundreds of letters and autographs from worl-famous authors. monarchs and prime ministers which will go up for auction at Reeman Dansie in Colchester.
- A new six screen cinema and an Asda supermarket could be built on the outskirts of Clacton.
The Clacton Gateway scheme has been earmarked for land off the Brook Retail Park roundabout.
- Hundreds of rail passengers were left waiting for hours at Colchester station after a signalliing failure.
For more on these and other great stories, see today's Gazette. There is always more in the paper than there is online.
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