Borehamwood Times

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 09:00:00 +0100
Christmas toy shortage: Warning issued to parents
A Christmas toy shortage is set to increase prices and lower the quality of toys, experts have warned parents.

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 08:14:45 +0100
Harry Potter's Tom Felton collapses at Ryder Cup celebrity golf match
Felton was playing at Whistling Straits, which is hosting the Europe v United States Ryder Cup golf showdown over the weekend.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:00:00 +0100
Tories agree to plant thousands of trees across Herts
Thousands of trees are set to be planted along roads and highways across Hertfordshire after the Lib Dems raised the issue.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:30:00 +0100
Donations flood in for family after Borehamwood house fire
Donations have poured in to support a Borehamwood family whose home was destroyed in a fire.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Netflix announce new TV series and films coming in October
Here is the full list of new Netflix content in October including Spider-Man, Piers Morgan and You season 3.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:17:44 +0100
Top 10 most affordable US destinations for UK tourists
The top ten most affordable locations to fly out to in the US for UK tourists have been revealed.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:07:44 +0100
Sabina Nessa: violence on women should be 'priority' like terrorism - Sadiq Khan
Sadiq Khan has said that violence against women should be treated on the same level as counter-terrorism following the murder of Sabina Nessa.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 12:03:17 +0100
Derry Girls creator give crushing blow over future of Channel 4 hit show
Lisa McGee didn’t rule out the possibility of the loveable characters returning in the future somehow.

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 13:52:35 +0100
What are Insulate Britain protesting about on the M25?
Insulate Britain have caused disruption at various points along the M25 in the past week, but the question remains for some about what they are actually protesting about.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 10:32:33 +0100
Netflix trailer for new Britney Spears documentary reveals 'fearful' past
In a trailer for the Netflix documentary, viewers are teased with a confidential report from someone allegedly close to the conservatorship.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 09:01:35 +0100
Christmas 2021 top toys including LOL Surprise, Hot Wheels and Barbie
Bargain Max reveals their top toys for Christmas 2021 includeing Lol Surprise, Barbie's Dream House and Paw Patrol.

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:25:48 +0100
Pret a Manger to open an extra 200 UK stores after £100m cash boost
The move comes after the popular sandwich chain secured a £100 million cash boost

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 08:21:44 +0100
Vote for the best UK train station as the World Cup of Stations returns for 2021
The World Cup of Stations is back for 2021, and the Rail Delivery Group are looking for the public to nominate their favourite train stations.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 16:45:00 +0100
Borehamwood cat had to be sedated after swallowing 10cm blade of grass
A pet owner has hit out at the "lack of maintenance" in parts of Borehamwood after her cat had to be sedated to retrieve a long piece of grass she had swallowed.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 14:06:24 +0100
Woman fighting for life after being stabbed near Barnet Hospital
A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing which has left a woman fighting for her life.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 15:43:15 +0100
Kings of Leon announce UK 2022 tour dates - How to get tickets
Kings of Leon are touring in the UK again in 2022, with six dates at various venues.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 13:36:52 +0100
New details announced for Queen's 'historic' four-day Bank Holiday celebrations
Dame Helen Mirren and comic actor Stephen Fry have been involved in publicising the event.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 12:46:15 +0100
Why is the UK suffering from CO2 supply issues and why is it so important?
US firm CF Industries who own the factories, and are blaming rising gas prices for making operations not viable.

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 09:16:05 +0100
Insulate Britain protestors blocking M25 now face prison time
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said National Highways has been granted an injunction against protesters targeting the M25.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:00:00 +0100
Hertfordshire SaverCard scheme halves bus ticket prices
A new travel scheme to save young people money on their bus travels with half-price tickets has been launched.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 08:41:08 +0100
Insulate Britain protesters run onto main carriageway of M25 in Surrey
Climate protesters have once again caused chaos on the M25 – this time by running into the main carriageway and bringing traffic to a standstill.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Hundreds of Hertfordshire buildings breach fire safety regulations
Nearly three-quarters of public buildings inspected in Hertfordshire last year were found in breach of fire safety regulations, figures reveal.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 12:06:52 +0100
Hertfordshire: Some county council salaries could be cut as part of ‘Future Workforce’ reviewPay cuts possible as Herts County Council reviews salaries
HERTFORDSHIRE County Council is reviewing the salaries of large numbers of employees – with some salaries expected to be cut.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 10:00:00 +0100
Big Issue job 'rescued' struggling homeless man
A man who lost his job and spent four years living on the streets got his “self-respect and confidence back” by working for The Big Issue.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 06:00:00 +0100
Wetherspoon Facebook scam : Which? issue urgent warning
Facebook users are asked to ‘like’ and ‘share’ to enter a competition by following a link to the competition website.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 16:03:45 +0100
RHS Chelsea Flower Show Best in Show award goes to first time designers
First time designers Peter Chimiel and Chin-Jung Chenhave been awarded Best in Show for their Guangzhou China: Guangzhou Garden at this year’s autumn RHS Chelsea Flower Show.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 14:20:45 +0100
Fugees announce 25th anniversary world tour - how to get tickets
The Fugees have reunited to celebrate the 25th anniversary of their iconic 1996 album 'The Score' with tickets coming out this Friday.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 11:25:42 +0100
Harry Potter to be screened at Warner Bros Studio Tour in the Great Hall
The Great Hall at Warner Bros Studio in London will be hosting screenings of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone later this year and you can get tickets.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 10:37:02 +0100
British Airways and Virgin Atlantic USA sale ends tonight
For many it means long awaited holidays can take place, and for others it means a chance at seeing family for the first time in almost two years.

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 07:56:58 +0100
Energy bill crisis: Martin Lewis issues 'emergency' advice to UK households
Martin Lewis warned that some people who have previously fixed into cheap energy deals may see their bills surge by as much as 40 per cent.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 12:34:29 +0100
Emergency services rush to fire in Allerton Road, Borehamwood - live
Emergency services have been rushed to a road in Borehamwood following a fire.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 17:48:16 +0100
Electric car shortage ahead of Ulez expansion
Drivers hoping to go electric before the ultra-low emission zone expansion (Ulez) next month face waiting lists of up to a year for new vehicles.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 14:01:17 +0100
One person rescued from house fire in Allerton Road, Borehamwood
One person was rescued from a house fire in Borehamwood this morning.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 09:12:15 +0100
Fight breaks out at Toby Carvery in Borehamwood
Police have launched an appeal after a fight broke out at a Toby Carvery in Borehamwood.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 08:14:35 +0100
Mum paralysed from stroke after M25 protest delayed hospital trip
A mum has been left partially paralysed after protests on the M25 meant it took her six hours to get to hospital.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 16:49:25 +0100
Over 1,000 Afghan refugees staying in Herts and west Essex
THE voluntary sector has been ‘absolutely vital’ in mobilising support for large numbers of ‘traumatised’ refugees arriving from Afghanistan, health leaders in Hertfordshire and west Essex have been told.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 07:26:29 +0100
Insulate Britain set to bring M25 to a standstill again
Climate protesters have called for the speed limit to be reduced on the M25 ahead of another wave of blockades on the motorway.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 14:19:29 +0100
10 James Bond filming locations you can visit in the UK
On September 30, the new James Bond film No Time To Die will be released in UK cinemas after delays due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 12:10:48 +0100
Prince William and Kate Middleton set to attend James Bond No Time to Die premiere
The world premiere of the new James Bond film, No Time To Die, is scheduled for next week and the Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are all set to attend the event.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 11:57:00 +0100
Why gas prices are soaring and what it means for UK households
If your energy supplier owes you money, your money is protected and you should get it back.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 11:13:39 +0100
Aldi announce new trial which could 'redefine' UK stores
Aldi have confirmed the site in London but declined to give specific details regarding its location.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 10:39:14 +0100
London Northern Line: See the 2 new stations open following expansion
Service will begin with 6 trains per hour during peak-time and five per hour during off-peak periods.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 09:54:39 +0100
Netflix's The Crown Season 5: See the new cast, when to watch
Netflix’s royal drama, The Crown, stole the show last night at the 73rd Primetime Emmy Awards. The drama won outstanding series as well as many of the actors winning awards for the individual accolades.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 08:49:43 +0100
Who were the 2021 British Emmy winners? See the full list
The Brits have dominated TV's biggest night of the year yet again with wins for the Crown, Kate Winslet, Ewan McGregor and Michaela Coel.

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 08:38:15 +0100
Netflix: The Crown sweeps the floor at this year's Emmy Awards
The royal drama won outstanding series, while four of its stars also won awards for their acting.

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 18:00:00 +0100
I met East 17 and Robbie Williams - but didn't realise it
I have always been hip to the beat and used to know the number ones of the hit parade in the 1960s. I still have a collection of 45rpm discs and even some 78rpm records which I stacked on my radiogram and did the twist, the mashed potato and other re...

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 16:00:00 +0100
More than 200 Herts children wait for special school places
HUNDREDS of children have started the autumn term waiting for places at special schools to become available, councillors have heard.

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 12:00:00 +0100
Teenager raises thousands for charities after cancer diagnosis
A teenage girl who was diagnosed with a rare form of leukaemia has raised more than £12,000 for cancer charities all while undergoing treatment.

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 10:00:00 +0100
Rise in complaints made about Herts children’s services
MORE than 400 complaints were made about the county council’s children’s services last year, councillors have been told.

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 07:00:00 +0100
Young adults launch bereavement charity called 'It's Time'
A 27-year-old whose father died when he was a teenager has launched a charity to support young adults who have lost parents.