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The eccentric Hollywood star, who was the bookies' favourite to win the show, beat Olympic boxing champion Audley Harrison to the title after receiving the most votes from the public. As he emerged from the Big Brother house to cheers from the crowd, Busey told host Emma Willis: "I know why the word 'Great' is in front of Britain."
A "drunken yob", who broke a taxi driver's eye socket after downing seven pints of lager and some shots, escaped going straight to jail today. Peter Dell, 25, punched Abdec Moustaghfir repeatedly after running up a A 90 fare on a "circuitous route" from St Albans to the television studios at Elstree.
Councillors have been asked to refuse plans to shut down a popular recycling centre - but it will still close for two days a week. More than 5,000 recyclers across the county signed the consultation, with 33 per cent of those responding from Elstree and the surrounding areas.
A Borehamwood man has been ordered to attend a sex offenders treatment programme after more than 36,000 indecent images of children were found on his computer. They already suspected he had been accessing the vile images and when they got to his home in Crown Road, Borehamwood and asked him directly if he had, he replied "Yes, I have."
Mandy Dunk, of Digswell Close, has lost five and half stone after she joined the group in February after being referred by her doctor Karen Nathan, leader of the Slimming World group held at St Michael's Church, in Brook Road, contacted the Borehamwood Times to celebrate the success of two of her women. She said the two "fantastic" ladies had been a big inspiration for the group after reaching their target weights, and wanted the pair to be recognised for their hard work and determination.
Mr Butler contacted the Borehamwood Times this week after friends and colleagues organised a surprise retirement party for him over the weekend. Labour cllr Ernie Butler, who represented the Borehamwood Cowley Hill ward, will step down at the May election and will retire from all council duties.
A teen has been named one of the best young drivers in the country as part of a national driving competition - before she's even officially old enough to drive. Oonagh Peat, aged 13, from Borehamwood has been named one of the best young drivers in the country and will now progress to a national final for the title of the UK's Best Young Driver.
Programme Name: Strictly Come Dancing - TX: 07/09/2014 - Episode: Generics - Picture Shows: Caroline Flack - BBC - Photographer: Ray Burmiston arriving at the launch of Strictly Come Dancing, at Elstree Studios, in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.
Ali Kapasi, of Balmoral Drive in Borehamwood, and friend Jinal Shah will embark on their European road rally this Saturday to raise money for charity Wishes 4 Kids.
'The rail freight interchange will be a disaster' - town mayor adds support to fight against government decision Town mayor Pat Strack says she fully supports the district council's claim against the plans for a huge rail freight terminal on green belt land.
Noah's Ark Playscheme, which is part of Hertsmere Mencap, has looked back at its successful holiday playscheme over the summer Noah's Ark Playscheme, which is part of Hertsmere Mencap, held a successful holiday playscheme over the summer at St. Teresa's School in Borehamwood.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 03:11 am
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