Salon gets a VIP opening

Patrick Cameron opening the new salon.
Patrick Cameron opening the new salon.

A celebrity hairdresser has officially opened a new hair and beauty salon at a county college.

Patrick Cameron visited Northumberland College’s Ashington campus on Wednesday, November 26, to open The Graduate.

Salon owners from across the region attended the event to gather tips from Patrick and find out how hte learning facility can support their business with apprentices and work placements.

After officially opening the salon, Patrick showcased his skills, performing demonstrations on three lucky college students.

The new salon, on the ground floor of the Ashington site, was developed as part of a £9.5m investment to create 5,000m2 brand new and refurbished facilities for students and the community.

The new salon has 12 hair stations, two individual beauty treatment rooms and a nail bar.