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New Yorker Kimberley Fired From The Apprentice

Kimberley Davis has become the latest contestant fired from the new series of The Apprentice.The 33-year-old got the boot from the BBC1 after failing an advertising task and taking Lorraine Tighe and Phillip Taylor into...

By on 23 April 2009

Majid Nagra Becomes Third Apprentice Hopeful Fired

Sir Alan Sugar has picked Majid Nagra as the third contestant to be fired from the new series of The Apprentice.The 28-year-old found himself in the boardroom along with Ben Clarke and James McQuillan after...

By on 08 April 2009

Apprentice Reject Rocky Says Sugar Has Southern Bias

The latest contestant fired from The Apprentice believes his exit was down to Sir Alan Sugar's dislike of people from the north of England.Rocky Andrews, 21, was sacked from the BBC1 show after he led...

By on 02 April 2009

Rocky Andrews Is Second Apprentice Hopeful Fired

Twenty-one-year-old Rocky Andrews has become the second contestant fired from the new series of The Apprentice.The sandwich shop chain owner got the boot from the BBC1 show after the boys' team failed a catering challenge.Andrews,...

By on 02 April 2009

Fired Apprentice Hopeful Warns Of 'Aggressive' Team-mate

Debra Barr, a contestant on the new series of The Apprentice, is overly aggressive, according to her fired team-mate Anita Shah.Shah was the first aspiring entrepreneur sacked from the BBC1 show on Wednesday evening after...

By on 26 March 2009

Anita Shah Is First Apprentice Hopeful To Be Fired

Business strategist Anita Shah is the first candidate to have been fired from the fifth series of The Apprentice.The 35-year-old admitted she was "gutted" to have been the first contestant given the boot by Sir...

By on 26 March 2009

Sir Alan: Make Money, Not Love

Sir Alan Sugar has said he finds making money better than sex.Asked if he agreed with one of the contestants on the new series of his BBC show The Apprentice who had said he preferred...

By on 18 March 2009

Jeremy Clarkson The Man That Men Love Most

Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson has been named the man British men admire most in a new poll.The presenter and journalist was the clear winner in a poll carried out by XXX Mints while Cockney...

By on 06 August 2008

Sugar Downplays Reports He "Cheated Death"

British tycoon SIR ALAN SUGAR escaped unscathed after crash-landing his aircraft in Manchester, England this weekend (beg05Jul08) - but refutes reports he ever "cheated death". The Apprentice star played down reports he could have been...

Sir Alan Sugar Quits Amstrad

Apprentice star Sir Alan Sugar is stepping down as chairman from Amstrad, the electronics company he founded in 1968.Sir Alan said he is quitting after his company was acquired by Sky last year in a...

By on 02 July 2008

Apprentice Winner Lee Mcqueen's Cv Lies Are Common Trend

Lee McQueen, the winner of the 2008 series of The Apprentice, is not the only Brit to exaggerate his CV, new research has found.The recruitment sales manager claimed to have completed two years at Thames...

By on 16 June 2008

Lee Mcqueen Wins The Apprentice

Lee McQueen has won the fourth season of The Apprentice after being hired by Sir Alan Sugar.The recruitment sales manager was chosen ahead of retail buyer Claire Young in the final of the BBC1 show...

By on 12 June 2008

Sir Alan 'Stuck' On Who To Fire Before Apprentice Final

Sir Alan Sugar has admitted he sent four contestants through to the final of The Apprentice due to being unsure of his preferred winner.While the climactic round of the BBC1 reality show has typically been...

By on 11 June 2008

Apprentice Runner-up Will Land Essex Council Job

A job with Essex county council lies in wait for the runner-up in this year's series of The Apprentice.Lee McQueen, Alex Wotherspoon, Helene Speight and Claire Young are the four remaining contestants vying for a...

By on 09 June 2008

Lucinda Fired To Set Up Four-way Final On The Apprentice

Lucinda Ledgerwood has become the latest contestant fired from The Apprentice after being dubbed "too zany" by Sir Alan Sugar.The risk analyst was shown the door following the interview stage of the competition, after enduring...

By on 05 June 2008

Margaret Mountford: Sir Alan Goes Easy On Youngsters

Sir Alan Sugar is likely to favour young candidates on The Apprentice, according to his aide Margaret Mountford.Michael Sophocles, the most recently fired contestant on the BBC reality show, was in the boardroom for four...

By on 04 June 2008

Michael Sophocles Fired From The Apprentice

Telesales executive Michael Sophocles has become the latest contestant to be fired from The Apprentice.The 24-year-old was given his marching orders by Sir Alan Sugar after his Renaissance team were comprehensively beaten in a supercar...

By on 28 May 2008

Raef Bjayou Shown The Door On The Apprentice

Raef Bjayou has become the latest contestant to be fired from The Apprentice.The entrepreneur was given the boot after his team's highbrow approach to a tissue advertising task failed to impress Sir Alan Sugar.Bjayou, 27,...

By on 22 May 2008

Sara Fired From The Apprentice For 'Bludgeoning' Sales

Trained barrister Sara Dhada was fired from The Apprentice after her sales technique failed in a wedding-related task.The 25-year-old car saleswoman was accused of using a "bludgeoning" sales approach as her team attempted to sell...

By on 15 May 2008

Sir Alan Sugar: Jenny Celerier Had To Go

Sir Alan Sugar has explained that he had no choice but to fire Jenny Celerier from the current series of The Apprentice.The redhead was shown the door from the BBC1 reality show on Wednesday night...

By on 10 May 2008

The Jennys Get The Boot In Double Apprentice Firing

Jenny Celerier and Jennifer Maguire were both shown the door on last night's episode of The Apprentice.The seventh episode of the BBC1 reality show became the most shocking so far as Sir Alan Sugar surprised...

By on 08 May 2008

Sir Alan Sugar Calls For Investment In 'Broken Britain'

Sir Alan Sugar has argued that drastic action is needed to combat the problems in British society.The businessman had told contestants on last week's episode of The Apprentice that the greetings card industry could market...

By on 07 May 2008

Apprentice Scenes 'Too Violent' For Bbc

Some scenes filmed for this year's The Apprentice have been deemed too violent for broadcast, one of the show's candidates has claimed.Claire Young was quoted by the Sunday Mirror as telling fellow holidaymakers in Spain...

By on 04 May 2008

Bank Manager Kevin Shaw Gets The Apprentice Axe

Kevin Shaw has admitted he deserved to become the sixth contestant to be fired on The Apprentice.The bank manager, who lives in Woking, Surrey, was shown the door by Sir Alan Sugar on last night's...

By on 01 May 2008

Lindi Mngaza Latest Apprentice Casualty

Lindi Mngaza has become the latest contestant to be booted off reality TV show The Apprentice.The 22-year-old was fired by Sir Alan Sugar on the BBC1 show last night after the teams were sent out...

By on 24 April 2008

Fired Apprentice Contestant Simon Reveals Cocaine Addiction

Simon Smith, the latest contestant to be fired by Sir Alan Sugar, has revealed an addiction to cocaine destroyed his marriage.The former non-commissioned officer in the British Army was shown the door on the BBC1...

By on 20 April 2008

Sir Alan And Piers Morgan Prepare For Popularity Contest

Sir Alan Sugar and Piers Morgan are turning their personal feud into a nationwide popularity contest ahead of tomorrow's Baftas.The Apprentice supremo and Morgan, who won the US version of the show hands-down but was...

By on 19 April 2008

Sales Manager Ian Stringer Fired On The Apprentice

Ian Stringer, a software sales manger, has become the third contestant to be fired on The Apprentice.Prior to the show, 26-year-old Stringer had stressed his business credentials, writing on the BBC website: "There are two...

By on 10 April 2008

Piers Morgan Wins Celebrity Version Of Us Apprentice

Former tabloid editor Piers Morgan has won the celebrity version of The Apprentice in the US.Donald Trump, America's answer to Sir Alan Sugar, hailed his winner as a "vicious guy".The billionaire had likened Morgan's final...

By on 28 March 2008

Record Audience Figures For Apprentice Curtain Raiser

The first episode of season four of BBC1's The Apprentice earned a record number of viewers last night, unofficial overnight figures have shown. More than 6.4 million viewers tuned in to watch Sir Alan Sugar...

By on 27 March 2008

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