Profile: Paul Welsh

Borehamwood Times: Photograph of the Author

Paul Welsh writes about the heyday of cinema in Borehamwood, the battle to save Elstree studios and its resurgence as a centre for TV and film.

Latest articles from Paul Welsh

Paul Welsh hopes the construction of new studios in Borehamwood is not a bubble that will burst
Paul Welsh will be sorry to see Holby City end
Photo: darrenquigley32/Pixabay
Fire Maidens of Outer Space: Paul Welsh says it may be the worst film ever made
Leonard Rossiter and Joan Collins' Cinzano ad. Photo: YouTube
A CGI of Sky Studios Elstree
Paul Welsh hopes George Lucas will donate towards an Elstree film heritage centre in Borehamwood. Photos: PIxabay/Newsquest
Paul Welsh looks back on Hollywood stars who liked a drink. Photos: Pixabay/Newsquest
The Overlook hotel in The Shining - created on the backlot of Elstree Studios
Strictly Come Dancing needs better-known celebrities to gain ratings, Paul Welsh says. Photos: PA, Newsquest