Ashington care home residents delighted at return of hairdressers

Care home residents were delighted to welcome hairdressers back into the premises.

Friday, 11th June 2021, 6:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 15th June 2021, 4:44 pm
Residents at Woodhorn Park have welcomed the return of hairdressers.

Residents at Woodhorn Park care home, in Ashington had been waiting patiently for months to get their hair styled.

And as restrictions eased, they were delighted to be able to book in for a long overdue cut and blow dry.

Julie Bond, General Manager at Woodhorn Park, said: “It really has felt like Christmas today, our residents are just so delighted to be able to get a good cut and to feel like themselves again.

"It is wonderful to see them all so happy, we have really missed our hairdressers – it is fantastic to be able to welcome them back again.”

Gina, Diane and Olive residents at Woodhorn Park Care Home, said: “I can’t remember another time in my life when I had to go so long between haircuts!

"It feels so good to be back to my normal style.”