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Biggest Private Company 2006-06-30

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Grampian Country Foods‘ (‘GCFG’) has been named as Scotland’s biggest private company for the fourth year in a row.

The Aberdeen-based company was placed 13th on ‘The Sunday TimesKPMG Top Track 100, which ranks UK firms by sales.

Annual sales of 1 850 million GBP saw the firm edge ahead of Glasgow-based car dealer ‘Arnold Clark‘, which was 15th in the UK.

Four other Scottish companies made the list (more…)


Rear of The Year 2006 2006-06-17

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Rear of The Year Limited 2006’s winners of “Rear of the Year”…

Ms. Javine Hylton and Mr. Ian Wright (more…)

Big Brother UK Housemates 2006-06-09

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The only complete LIST of housemates/ contestants (with pictures) and celebrity housemates in order as they left the Big Brother House:

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2010 Big Brother 11 UK:

[Josie winner from BB11] 187/BB11-21: Josie Gibson, 25, Sales Rep, Bristol (Post Edit 2010-08-24);

[Picture of dave from BB11] 186/BB11-20: Dave Vaughan, 39, Protestant Minister, Pontypool (Post Edit 2010-08-24);

[Picture of Mario Mugan from BB11] 185/BB11-19: Mario Mugan, 28, unemployed, Essex (Post Edit 2010-08-24);

[Picture of JJ from BB11] 184/BB11-18: Joe-John Daniel(JJ) Bird, 23, Boxer, London (Post Edit 2010-08-24);

[Picture of Andrew from BB2010] 183/BB11-17: Andrew Edmonds, 19, maths student, Dorset (Post Edit 2010-08-24);

[Picture of John James Parton from BB11] 182/BB11-16: John James Parton, 24, unemployed, Melbourne, Australia (Post Edit 2010-08-20);

[Picture of Sam Pepper Big Brother 2010] 181/BB11-15: Samuel (Sam) Nicholas Pepper, 21, unemployed, Kent (Post Edit 2010-08-20);

[picture of Corin from Big Brother 2010] 180/BB11-14: Corin Forshaw, 29, Shop girl, Stockport (Post Edit 2010-08-20);

[Picture fo Steve Gill from Big Brother 11] 179/BB11-13: Steven (Steve) Gill, 40, yachtsman, Leicester (Post Edit 2010-08-20);

[Picture of Jo from Big Brother UK 2010] 178/BB11-12: Jo Butler, 41, Make-up artist, Luton (Post Edit 2010-08-13);

[Picture of Rachel Ifon from BB11] 177/BB11-11: Rachel Ifon, 29, Ryanair flight attendant, Liverpool (Post Edit 2010-08-06);

[Picture of Ben from Big Brother 2010] 176/BB11-10: Benjamin (Ben) Duncan, 30, writer, London (Post Edit 2010-07-31);

[Picture of Laura from big Brother 2010] 175/BB11-09: Laura Carolyn McAdam, 20, shop girl, Stratford-Upon-Avon (Post Edit 2010-07-31);

[Picture of Keeley Johnson] 174/BB11-08:  Keeley Johnson, 30, Travel Agent, Manchester (Post Edit 2010-07-23);

Caoimhe from BB11 173/BB11-07:  Caoimhe Gilfoyl, 22, unemployed, Dublin (Post Edit 2010-07-20); 

[Picture of Ife from BB11] 172/BB11-06: Ife Kuku, 25, Dancer, Milton Keynes (Post Edit 2010-07-17);

[Picture of BB11's Nathan] 171/BB11-05: Nathan Dunn, 25, apprentice Joiner, Bingley (Post Edit 2010-07-09);

[Picture of Big Brother's Shabby) 170/BB11-04: Keeley Jade Flanders (aka Shabby Eliot-Katchadourian), 24, film-maker, London (Post Edit 2010-07-06);

[Picture of Yvette martin (Sunshine) from BB11 169/BB11-03: Yvette (Sunshine) Martin, 24, student, Peterborough (Post Edit 2010-07-06);

[Picture of Govan from BB] 168/BB11-02: Govan Athiss Zachariah Hinds, 21, Volunteer, Leicester. (Post Edit 2010-06-25);

[Picture of Rachael White BB11) 167/BB11-01: Rachael White, 23, Hairdresser, Nottingham.

[2010 logo]2010 Celebrity Big Brother 7 UK:

Housemates: Winner: Mr.Alex Reid, runner-up: Mr. Dane Bowers. Others: Mr. Vinnie Jones, Ms. Stephanie Beacham, Mr. Jonas Altberg,  Ms. Nicola Tappenden, Ms. Ivana Trump, Mr. Mark Althavean Andrew (Sisqó), Mr. Stephen Baldwin, Ms. Louise Amanda Harman (Lady Sovereign), Ms. Heidi Fleiss, Ms. Katia Ivanova, (Post edit: 2010-01-29).

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2009 Big Brother 10 UK:

[Picture of Sophie Reade, winner] 166/BB10-22: Sophie Reade, 20, Glamour Model, Cheshire (Post edit: 2009-09-04);

[Picture of Iranian, Siavash Sabbaghpour, Runner up] 165/BB10-21: Siavash Sabbaghpour, 23, event organiser, London (Post edit: 2009-09-04);

[Picture of David Ramsden] 164/BB10-20: David Ramsden, 28, clothing recycler, Dewsbury (Post edit: 2009-09-04);

[Picture of Charlie Drummond] 163/BB10-19: Charlie Drummond, 22, Jobcentre Customer Service Advisor, Newcastle (Post edit: 2009-09-04);

[Picture of Rodrigo Lopez] 162/BB10-18: Rodrigo Lopes, 26, Student, Manchester (Post edit: 2009-09-04);

[Picture of Lisa Wallace] 161/BB10-17: Lisa Wallace, 41, unemployed, Birmingham (Post edit: 2009-09-01);

[Picture of Marcus Akin] 160/BB10-16: Marcus Akin, 35,window fitter, Brentford (Post edit: 2009-08-29);

[Picture of Bea Hamill] 159/BB10-15: Rebecca ‘Bea‘ Hamill, 24, recruitment consultant, Bristol (Post edit: 2009-08-22);

[Picture of Halfwit]r158/BB10-14: Freddie George-Fisher (Halfwit),23, entrepreneur, Market Drayton (Post edit: 2009-08-14);

[Picture of Hira Habibshah] 157/BB10-13: Hira Habibshah, 24, unemployed, Dublin (Post edit: 2009-08-08);

[picture of Isaac Stout] 156/BB10-12: Isaac Stout, 23, bar owner, Ohio, USA (Post edit: 2009-08-01);

Noirin (Noreen) Kelly 155/BB10-11: Noirin Kelly,25, Shop Manager, Dublin (Post edit: 2009-07-31);

[Picture of Tom Oliver]154/BB10-10: Tom Oliver,27, self employed yacht importer, London (Post edit: 2009-07-27);

[Picture of Kenneth Thong]153/BB10-09: Kenneth Thong,24, financier, Hong Kong (Post edit: 2009-07-23);

[Picture of Karly Ashworth]152/BB10-08: Karly Ashworth, 21, unemployed, Fife (Post edit: 2009-07-17);

[Picture of Kris Donnely]151/BB10-07: Kris Donnelly, 24, Visual Merchandiser, Shrewsbury (Post edit: 2009-07-12);

[Picture of Sree Desari]150/BB10-06: Sree Desari, 25, Student, India (Post edit: 2009-07-04);

[picture of Angel Mckenzie]149/BB10-05: Angel Mckenzie, 35, Boxer, London (Post edit: 2009-06-27);

[Picture of Cairon Austin-Hill] 148/BB10-04: Cairon Austin-Hill, 18, student, London (Post edit: 2009-06-20);

[Picture of sophia brown]147/BB10-03: Sophia Brown, 26, private banking assistant, London (Post edit: 2009-06-13);

[Picture of saffia corden]146/BB10-02: Saffia Corden, 27, beauty consultant, Nottingham (Post edit: 2009-06-13);

[Picture of beinazir lasharie]145/BB10-01: Beinazir Lasharie, 28, study support assistant, South London (Post edit: 2009-06-13).

2009 Celebrity Big Brother 6 UK:

Housemates: Winner: Ms.Ulrika Johsson;  Runner-up:  Mr.Terry Christian. Others: Mr.Artis Leon Ivey, Jr.(“Coolio”), Mr.Verne Troyer, Mr.Ben Adams, Mr.Tommy Sheridan, Ms.La Toya Jackson, Ms.Michelle Heaton, Ms.Mutya Buena, Ms.Tina Malone, Ms.Lucy Pinder. (Post edit: 2009-01-23).

Big Brother UK Logo 20082008 Big Brother 9 UK:

[Picture of Rachel Rice]144/BB09-21: Rachel Rice, 24, Trainee Teacher, Torfaen, (Post edit: 2008-09-05);

[Picture of Mikey Hughes]143/BB09-20: Michael ‘Mikey‘ Hughes, 33, Radio producer, Ayrshire, (Post edit: 2008-09-05);

[Picture of sara Folino]142/BB09-19: Sara Folino, 27, PA, London, (Post edit: 2008-09-05);

[Picture of Rex Newmark]141/BB09-18: Rex Newmark, 24, Chef, Hampstead, (Post edit: 2008-09-05);

[Picture of Darnell Swallow]140/BB09-17: Darnell Swallow, 26, Songwriter, London, (Post edit: 2008-09-05);

[Picture of Kat Kasisopa]139/BB09-16: Kathreya Kasisopa, 30, Masseuse, Kent (Post edit: 2008-09-02);

[Picture of Mo Mohammed]138/BB09-15: Mohamed Mohamed, 23, Toy Demonstrator, London (Post edit: 2008-09-02);

[Picture of Lisa Appleton]137/BB09-14: Lisa Appleton, 40, Tanning Sales Rep, Cheshire; (Post edit: 2008-08-29)

[Picture of Nicole Cammack]136/BB09-13: Nicole Cammack, 19, Student, Surrey; (Post edit: 2008-08-22)

[Picture of Stuart Pilkington]135/BB09-12: Stuart Pilkington, 25, property developer, Cheshire; (Post edit: 2008-08-16)

[Picture of Dakle Howard]134/BB09-11: Dale Howard, 21, Student teacher, Liverpool; (Post edit: 2008-08-09)

[Picture of Luke Marsden]133/BB09-10: Luke Marsden, 21, Student, Wigan; (Post edit: 2008-08-01).

[Picture of Maysoon Shaladi]132/BB09-09: Maysoon Shaladi, 28, Hertfordshire, clothes model;(Post edit: 2008-07-30).
[Picture of Rebecca Bex Shiner]131/BB09-08: Rebecca “Bex” Shiner, 21, Coventry, nursery nurse;(Post edit: 2008-07-25).

[Picture of Belinda Harris-Reid]130/BB09-07: Belinda Harris-Reid, 44, Devon, Theatre Director;(Post edit: 2008-07-18).
[Picture of Mario Marconi]129/BB09-06: Shaun Astbury A.K.A. “Mario Marconi”, 42, Warrington, Civil servant;(Post edit: 2008-07-11).

[Picture of Jennifer Clark]128/BB09-05: Jennifer Clark, 22, Chester-le-Street, Model;(Post edit: 2008-07-04).

[Picture of Sylvia Barrie]127/BB09-04: Sylvia Barrie, 21, Sierra Leone, Student; (Post edit: 2008-06-27).

[Picture of Dennis McHugh]126/BB09-03: Dennis McHugh, 23, Edinburgh, Dance Instructor (Post edit: 2008-06-27).

[Picture of Alex De Gale]125/BB09-02: Alexandra De-Gale, 23, Croydon, London, Accounts Executive (Post edit: 2008-06-18).

[Picture of Steph McMichael]124/BB09-01: Stephanie McMichael, 19, Liverpool, Student (Post edit: 2008-06-13).

Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack (UK)

A new spin-off show using the Big Brother 2007 House.
[Winner John Loughton] Housemates: Winner: John Loughton; Runner-up: Emilia Arata. Others: Amy Jackson, Anthony Ogogo, Jeremy Metcalfe, Nathan Fagan-Gayle, Calista Robertson, Jay Wilson, Latoya Satnarine, Victor Arata, Liam Young, and Jade Eden.
Celebrity Big Brother Hijackers: Matt Lucas, Ian Wright, Alan Cumming, Kelly Osbourne, Russell Brand, Joan Rivers, Jimmy Carr, Malcolm McLaren, Keith Lemon, Brian Sewell, Chris Moyles, Jake Chapman, Dinos Chapman, Paula Abdul, Claire Cooper, Jennifer Metcalfe, Gemma Merna, Leah Hackett. (Post edit: 2008-01-07)

[Picture of BB8 Logo]2007 Big Brother 8 UK:

[Picture of Brian Belo]123/BB08-23: Olawale Mohammed “Brian” Belo, 20, London, Data clerk (Post edit: 2007-08-31).
[Picture of Amanda Marchant]122/BB08-22: Amanda Louise Marchant, 18, Newcastle-under-Lyme, social-care student (Post edit: 2007-08-31).
[Picture of Sam Marchant]121/BB08-21: Samantha “Sam” Joanne Marchant, 18, Newcastle-under-Lyme, social-care student (Post edit: 2007-08-31).

[Picture of Liam Mcgough]120/BB08-20: Liam Andrew Mcgough, 24, Durham, Tree Surgeon (Post edit: 2007-08-31).
[Picture of Ziggy]119/BB08-19: Zac “Ziggy” Lichman, 26, London, Model (Post edit: 2007-08-31).
[Picture of Carole Vincent]118/BB08-18: Carole Vincent, 53, London, Unemployed (Post edit: 2007-08-31).
[Picture of Jonty Stern]117/BB08-17: Jonty Stern, 36, London, Museum Curator(Post edit: 2007-08-31).

[Picture of Kara-Louise]116/BB08-16: Kara-Louise Horne, 22, London, Student (Post edit: 2007-08-25).

[Picture fo Tracey]115/BB08-15: Tracey Ann Barnard, 37, Cambridgeshire, Cleaner (Post edit: 2007-08-25).

[Picture of Gerry]114/BB08-14: Gerasimos Vallerios “Gerry” Stergiopoulos, 31, Patras, Greece, Fine Art Curator (Post edit: 2007-08-17)

[Picture of Amy Alexandra]113/BB08-13: Amy Alexandra, 21, Lincolnshire, Glamour model (Post edit: 2007-08-11).

[Picture of shanessa reilly]112/BB08-12: Shanessa Reilly, 26, Cardiff, Stripper (Post edit: 2007-08-04).

[Picture of david parnaby]111/BB08-11: David Parnaby, 25, Ayr, Visual Manager (Post edit: 2007-08-04).

[Picture of Chanelle Hayes] 110/BB08-10: Chanelle Hayes, 20, Yorkshire, Spanish Language student (Post edit: 2007-08-01).

uchea_charley.jpg 109/BB08-09: Charley Kazim Uchea, 22, London, Unemployed (Post edit: 2007-07-29)

[Picture of Nicky Maxwell]108/BB08-08: Nicky Maxwell, 28, London, Bank teller (Post edit: 2007-07-21).

[Picture of Laura Williams] 107/BB08-07: Laura Williams, 23, Rhondda, Nanny (Post edit: 2007-07-07),

[Picture of Jonathan Durden] 106/BB08-06: Jonathan Durden, 49, London, retired (Post edit: 2007-07-05).

[Picture of Billi]105/BB08-05: Nabeel ‘Billi‘ or “Massimo” Bhatti, 25, London, Model (Post edit: 2007-07-02).

[Picture of Sean O’Kane] 104/BB08-04: Seán Seány O’Kane, 25, Charity Worker (Post edit: 2007-06-22).

[Picture of Shabnam] 103/BB08-03: Shabnam Paryani, 23, London, Receptionist (Post edit: 2007-06-15).

[Picture of Lesley Brain] 102/BB08-02: Lesley Brain, 60, Gloucestershire, retired (Post edit: 2007-06-09).

[Picture of Emily Parr]101/BB08-01: Emily Parr, 19, Bristol, Drama Student (Post edit: 2007-06-08).

2007 Celebrity Big Brother 5 UK:

Winner: Shilpa Shetty, Runner-up: Muhammad Abdul Aziz (used to be called Jermaine Jackson), Others: Dirk Benedict, Ian Watkins (used to be called ‘H’), Jack Tweed, Danielle Lloyd, Jo O’Meara, Cleo Rocos, Jade Goody, Carole Malone, Leo Sayer, Jackiey Budden, John & Sylvia Budden (Guests), Ken Russell, Donny Tourette (Post edit: 2007-01-29).

After the racism and bullying rows, Channel Four cancelled the show, making this the final Celebrity Big Brother. Celebrity Big Brother has been replaced with a new spin-off show, ‘Big Brother: Celebrity Hijack (UK)’ (post edit 2007-10-10)

bigbro7_2006.gif 2006 Big Brother 7 UK:

[Picture of Pete Bennett] 100/BB07-22: Pete Bennett 24, Brighton, Rock Singer (Post edit: 2006-08-18). (more…)

Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate 2006 2006-04-06

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[Picture of Paulo Mendes da Rocha]The winner of the world’s most prestigious Architectural Prize for the year 2006 has been announced as Brazilian architect Paulo Mendes da Rocha. (more…)

Top Ten Football Teams 2006 2006-03-29

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The Top Ten most valuable football clubs on the planet for 2006 are:


World Book Day: 25 Books To Read Before You Die 2006-03-02

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Today is ‘World Book Day’, and how better to mark it than to read something you’ve always meant to but never got round to?

Here we select 25 titles from ‘1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die’: (more…)

8th British independent Film Awards 2005-12-02

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Best Achievement In Production ‘Gypo’
Best British Documentary ‘The Liberace of Baghdad’
Best British Independent Film ‘The Constant Gardener’
Best British Short Film ‘Six Shooter’
Best Director of a British Independent Film Neil Marshall ‘The Descent’
Best Foreign Independent Film ‘Downfall’ [‘Der Untergang’]
Best Performance by a Supporting Actor or Actress in a British Independent Film Rosamund Pike ‘The Libertine’
Best Performance by an Actor in a British Independent Film Ralph Fiennes ‘The Constant Gardener’
Best Performance by an Actress in a British Independent Film Rachel Weisz ‘The Constant Gardener’
Best Screenplay Frank Cottrell Boyce ‘Millions’
Best Technical Achievement Jon Harris ‘The Descent’
Raindance Award ‘Evil Aliens’
Most Promising Newcomer Emily Barclay ‘In My Father’s Den’
The Douglas Hickox Award Annie Griffin ‘Festival’
The Richard Harris Award Tilda Swinton
The Special Jury Prize Sandy Lieberson 
The Variety UK Personality Award Keira Knightley


Top Ten Football Teams 2005 2005-11-30

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The Top Ten most valuable football clubs on the planet for 2005 are:


Rear of the Year 2005 2005-06-17

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Rear of The Year Limited 2005’s winners of “Rear of the Year”…

Ms.Nell Mcandrew and Mr.Will Young (more…)

Pritzker Architecture Prize Laureate 2005 2005-04-02

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[Picture of Thom Mayne]The winner of the world’s most prestigious Architectural Prize for the year 2005 has been announced as US American Thom Mayne of Morphosis. (more…)