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Killer in his own words

Devious dentist Colin Howell told a pack of lies to cover up what he thought was the perfect double murder.

The smooth-talking killer, 51, has never revealed how he killed first wife Lesley and Trevor Buchanan — the husband of his ex-mistress Hazel Buchanan, who goes on trial for the killings tomorrow.

But today the web of lies he told in the months after the murders on May 19 1991 can be revealed.

The respectable, church-going dentist portrayed his innocent wife as a violent, hard-drinking depressive.

For the full story, see this week's Sunday Life.

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