ANTHONY Andrews, 83, was remanded in custody by magistrates in Bristol after being charged with murder this morning.

Mr Andrews is due to reappear by video link at Bristol Crown Court July 19.

AN 83-year-old man has been charged with murder following a fatal stabbing in Bridgwater.

Mike Bithrey, 72, from Honiton, died following the incident in Chilton Street, Bridgwater, on Thursday, June 21.

He was airlifted to Taunton's Musgrove Park Hospital, where he later died from a single stab wound.

Anthony Andrews, 0f Bridgwater, is due before Bristol magistrates today.