Borehamwood, England Newswire

Borehamwood, England Newswire

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  1. Woman demands money back after 'disgusting' state of roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    A woman is demanding a refund after she says she was unable to stay at a hotel due to the state of the room. Emma Hill, 29, from Coventry, visited the Elstree Inn in Shenley Road, Borehamwood, to watch the live eviction of Celebrity Big Brother in Elstree Studios on Wednesday, August 10. After returning to the hotel, Miss Hill was disgusted to find the room had been left in an unclean and unsanitary condition.

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  2. Students celebrated successful GCSE results across BorehamwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    In Hertswood Academy, in Borehamwood, 63 per cent of students achieved five A* to C grades including maths and English - this is the highest ever result for the school. As well in both maths and English the students achieved the highest ever results for the school, with the highest levels of progress in the two key subjects.

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  3. The pool where Edmund Echukwu had been swimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    A social worker who drowned at a James Bond themed swinger's party was under water for minutes before bystanders attempted to rescue him as they thought he was "playing a game". Edmund Echukwu, 35, of Springwood Crescent, Edgware, was pulled from the pool at the three-acre mansion in the village of Radlett, near Borehamwood, in March last year.

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  4. Man jailed as part of a crack-down on drug tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Watford Observer

    Dwayne Butler, 28, from Gladstone Road, Watford, was sentenced at Harrow Crown Court on August 15 for conspiracy to supply class A drugs. Butler was one of 26 people to be arrested as part of the eight month operation which involved around 100 officers from the Safer Neighbourhood Team, Operation Scorpion and Operational Support Group.

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  5. Hospital to undergo redevelopment following investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Watford Observer

    A hospital has announced a development of a new medical centre will take place thanks to a A 22.7 million investment. Planning permission for the new development at Spire Bushey Hosptial, in Bushey, was granted in January and the investment forms the first part of the hospital's two-phase redevelopment strategy.

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  6. Social worker who died at swinger's party was underwater for minutes before partygoers pulled him outRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Watford Observer

    A social worker who drowned at a James Bond themed swinger's party was underwater for minutes before bystanders attempted to rescue him as they thought he was "playing a game". Edmund Echukwu, 35, of Springwood Crescent, Edgware, was pulled from the pool at the three-acre mansion in the village of Radlett, near Borehamwood, in March last year.

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  7. GCSE joy for Jewish schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Jewish Chronicle

    Jewish schools have recorded another strong performance at GCSE, with a dramatic improvement in particular at Kantor King Solomon High School in Redbridge. The Essex comprehensive is celebrating its best set of GCSE results with more than three-quarters of pupils, 77 per cent, achieving five or more GCSEs at A* to C including maths and English - the standard national performance measure - compared to 57 per cent last year.

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  8. MP for Hertsmere Oliver Dowden and Elstree and Borehamwood Mayor Clive Butchins at Stirling CornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    As part of the Government's next phase of road improvements, the A1 East of England Strategic Study looked at a 62-mile stretch of road between Peterborough and London. Published by the Department for Transport on August 18 shows improvements to the A1 could create more reliable and safer journeys for commuters from Bushey, Borehamwood and Potters Bar.

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  9. Slimmers celebrate weight lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    Laura Golding, Buffy Kyle and Georgina Howard have been chosen to represent Borehamwood High Street in the nationwide Slimming World Woman of the Year competition to find the UK and Ireland's top female slimmer. Ms Howard, 39, said: "I lost 5lbs in my first week and was blown away that they changes I'd made had such a big impact so quickly.

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  10. Remembering Kenny Baker, the man inside R2D2, and other Star Wars veterans behind the maskRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Watford Observer

    Well it is time once again to pack up your troubles in your old kit bag and join me as we march off down Memory Lane going back 40 years. I cannot believe it is that long ago when I was invited to visit Elstree Studios and see the filming of a new science fiction film called Star Wars.

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  11. Model citizens! Youngsters face fears as they go outside comfort zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Hillingdon Times

    More than 70 young people aged 16 and 17 were supported by Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Hertsmere Team as they took part in the National Citizen Service this summer. The four-week programme sees young people from Bushey, Borehamwood and Potters Bar choose worthwhile community causes, plan and budget for the projects and raise the funds.

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  12. Albanian murderer who posed as Kosovan asylum seeker to be extraditedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Hillingdon Times

    An Albanian double killer who posed as a Kosovan refugee to enter the UK illegally is set to be extradited back to his native country after living here freely for almost two decades. Father-of-four Avni Metra, 53, came to Britain in 1998, a year after carrying out the brutal murder of two brothers, and was later sentenced to 25 years in prison in his absence.

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  13. Married Albanian double killer, 53, who posed as a Kosovan refugee...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Daily Mail

    Married Albanian double killer, 53, who posed as a Kosovan refugee to enter Britain illegally will finally be extradited after a judge said his 20-year life in the UK is 'based on a lie' An Albanian double killer who posed as a Kosovan refugee to enter the UK illegally will finally be extradited back to his native country after living freely in Britain for two decades. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison in his home country, in his absence, but he fought to stay in the UK despite being entitled to be retried as he claimed he wouldn't get a fair trial in Albania.

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  14. Young people carry out social action projects in their communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Watford Observer

    More than 70 young people aged 16 and 17 were supported by Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Hertsmere Team as they took part in the National Citizen Service this summer. The four-week programme sees young people from Bushey, Borehamwood and Potters Bar choose worthwhile community causes, plan and budge for the projects and raise the funds.

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  15. Double murderer in courtRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Hillingdon Times

    He faces extradition to his homeland, where he is wanted in connection with two murders and possession of firearms dating back to the 1990s. Metra was arrested in Watford in June this year while on bail on suspicion of rape, an earlier hearing was told.

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  16. Westminster's Magistrates Court. Image from Google MapsRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    He faces extradition to his homeland, where he is wanted in connection with two murders and possession of firearms dating back to the 1990s. Metra was arrested in Watford in June this year while on bail on suspicion of rape, an earlier hearing was told.

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  17. Young people carry out social action projects in their communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    More than 70 young people aged 16 and 17 were supported by Hertfordshire County Council Youth Connexions Hertsmere Team as they took part in the National Citizen Service this summer. The four-week programme sees young people from Bushey, Borehamwood and Potters Bar choose worthwhile community causes, plan and budge for the projects and raise the funds.

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  18. Halifax in Shenley Road, Borehamwood. Image from Google MapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    Between 6.15pm and 6.30pm on August 13, a woman in her 40s was at a Halifax cashpoint in Shenley Road, Borehamwood. She put her card and PIN and requested to withdraw A 200 at which point she was approached by a man.

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  19. Cat shot by airgunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Borehamwood and Elstree Times

    Between 8pm on August 8 and 4.45pm on August 11 it is believed that six year old Fifi was shot with an airgun. Fifi, who lived with a family in Caishowe Road, Borehamwood, returned home covered in blood on the afternoon of August 11. The family took Fifi to the vets and it was found she had suffered a gunshot wound which had pierced her lung and other vital organs.

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  20. Workstation Assessment Apprehension Magnitude of SoftwareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | PR Log

    "At Posture Group we strive to put our clients and their employees first. It's about what they need to do and what they need to achieve."

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