UK Apprentice Lee Throws Sickie On First Day

July 3, 2008 by · Leave a Comment 

THE winner of BBC show The Apprentice has infuriated his new boss Alan Sugar by calling in sick — on his first day.

Winning contestant, Lee McQueen, was due to start work yesterday for the tycoon but was a no-show.

A source at the show said: “This will make Sir Alan really cross because he hates being let down. Lee was really keen to start work but he felt he wasn’t up for it and had to stay at home.” Read more