Football hero Peter Shilton pleads poverty as he is fined 1,020 drink-driving after he caught by police via anonymous tip Former England goalkeeper pleaded guilty at Colchester Magistrates' Court He was found to have more than double the legal amount of alcohol in his body when he was breathalysed The 63-year-old arrived at court with his girlfriend Stephanie Hayward By Tara Brady PUBLISHED: 11:32 GMT, 19 March 2013 | UPDATED: 15:04 GMT, 19 March 2013 Former England goalkeeper Peter Shilton today asked if he could pay a 1,020 fine for drink-driving 'because his finances are complicated' as he was banned from the road for 20 months. The 63-year-old pleaded pleaded poverty as he admitted the charge during a 15-minute hearing at Colchester Magistrates’ Court this morning after arriving with his glamorous blonde girlfriend.
Binmen collect rubbish once in EIGHT WEEKS because it was 'too dark' for them to see binbagsMassive pile of 70 bags has built up in block of flats in Colchester, EssexBin men claim EU says they can't put their hands where they can't see them By Leon Watson PUBLISHED: 11:20 GMT, 4 January 2013 | UPDATED: 14:57 GMT, 4 January 2013 A mountain of binbags has built up in a block of flats after council binmen made just one rubbish collection in eight weeks because of an EU law.
Senior nurse who tormented mentally ill patients by goose-stepping and performing Nazi salutes faces being struck offStephen Johnson, 54, was found guilty of eight allegations of misconductJohnson, from Colchester, Essex, reduced a patient who suffered from delusions that he was Adolf Hitler to tears | UPDATED: 22:34 GMT, 17 December 2012 Punishment: Nurse Stephen Johnson faces being struck off for his treatment of mentally ill patients A senior nurse who goose-stepped around a room of mentally ill patients while performing Nazi salutes faces being struck off. Stephen Johnson reduced a patient who suffered from delusions that he was Adolf Hitler to tears.