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In today's Gazette: U's chief blasts MP
8:25am Thursday 27th September 2012 in News
In the running battle, Sir Bob blamed Mr Cowling for falling attendances while Mr Cowling said Sir Bob was a fair weather fan.
* One of Colchester's oldest firms has unveiled its new headquarters in a huge boost to the town's economy.
Albea, formerly Betts, safeguarded more than 200 jobs by relocating from Ipswich Road to Severalls Industrial Estate.
* Turner Prize-winning artist Grayson Perry is to receive an honorary doctorate from Colchester Institute.
* A family has spoken of its pride for X Factor contestant Greg West who, as part of the boy band GMD3, is hoping to make it through to the finals.
For more on these and other great stories, see today's Gazette. There is always more in the paper than there is online.