A compact pub in Essex, a stunning summerhouse and a giant teapot are among the front runners to win Shed of the Year 2014.
She was found tied up with blue twine, standing on an isolated patch of scrubland at the edge of the road.
The hungry 50-year-old actor reportedly tucked into a cheeseburger meal with chips in Billericay High Street surrounded by bodyguards.
Dappy was fined £800 and ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £80 and costs of £930.
– Jon Harrison, Dappy's defence lawyer
It was no doubt a regrettable incident but one that was over very quickly and left a person red faced and very, very angry.He is a polarising figure who is clearly liked by a great many people but he is equally disliked by many others.
Summing up the case, prosecutor Jacqueline Carey had told the court:
It is no defence for anybody, celebrity or otherwise, to say 'I lashed out because he was rude to me'.
Dappy appeared on the court list under his real name Dino Costas Contostavlos. He had denied attacking George Chittock in the early hours of February 27 during a public appearance at Chicago's nightclub in Chelmsford. Dappy claimed he lashed out in self-defence.
But he was convicted by magistrates at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court. Chair of the bench Angela Tucker said the magistrates had found Contostavlos was not under any physical threat at the time of the incident. He held is head in his hands as the verdict was delivered.
Former N-Dubz singer Dappy has been found guilty at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court of assaulting a man in a nightclub.
A runner collapsed and died at the finishing line of the Southend half marathon one of the hottest days of the year. Sunday's event was organised by the Haven's Hospice group, who said:
The male runner collapsed at the finish line and treatment was given immediately by the on-site medic team, then transferred to the medical tent where he was treated by a senior doctor, but he sadly died a short while afterwards.
His next of kin have been informed.
Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends at this incredibly sad time.
Essex police say there are no suspicious circumstances.
A van stolen from a quiet residential street in Essex was driven for nearly 50 miles the wrong way along a motorway. The white transit van was taken from Stock Road in Billericay in the early hours of Wednesday morning.
The van was driven to Harlow where it joined the M11 heading south, getting as far as Cambridgeshire. 19-year-old Ryan Nee from Romford, has been charged with burglary and theft, taking a motor vehicle without consent, dangerous driving, driving without insurance and driving without a licence.
Police say two people have been killed following the crash on the M11 motorway in Essex. The accident involved three cars, a lorry and a horse box shortly before 2.15pm. A man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
– Essex Police
Two people in a car have died and the driver and passenger in another car have been taken to hospital in Cambridgeshire.
A woman has serious internal injuries and was flown by air ambulance and a man was taken by ambulance with a head injury.
The carriageway is completely blocked and is impassable. The road will remain closed throughout the afternoon and into the evening. Motorists are advised to avoid the area and find alternate routes.