Location Map of Borehamwood and Elstree
Borehamwood, to the south of the county, between the M1 and M25.
The town is best known for its strong association with the British film industry.
Elstree is situated one mile west of Borehamwood.
The small town is famous for its links with the British film industry. Many famous TV programmes are filmed at the Elstree Studios (in the town centre) including 'Top of the Pops', 'Eastenders', 'Who wants to be a millionaire?' and 'Big Brother'. Some of the world's most famous films and TV programmes have been filmed at the Elstree Studios in Borehamwood. Films include the Star Wars series and Saving Private Ryan.
Elstree and Borehamwood are separate towns but they are usually linked together with reference to the film industry.
The surrounding countryside provides plenty of opportunites for walks and Aldenham Country Park is located 2 miles west of the town. The Aldenham Country Park, located one mile from Elstree, provides a range of water sports.