Shaping the future together

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Applications for the increased incentive payment for hiring a new apprentice are now open.

Employers with apprentices who have an employment start date between 1 April 2021 and 30 September 2021 and who also have a practical period (training) start date between 1 April 2021 and 30 November 2021 may be eligible for an incentive payment.

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T Levels Employer Incentive

The Department for Education has announced that employers will be able to claim £1000 for every T Level student they host on a high-quality industry placement, as part of a new incentive scheme

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Dawson Penn retires from the Hair and Barber Council

Since the hugely sad passing of our Chair Bill Shaw MBE earlier in the year, Dawson Penn, a man that has been on the Council for well over 20 years agreed to step in as interim Chair prior to a new Chair being appointed.

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Use of visors and goggles from May 17th

The Prime Minister, Boris Johnson MP, announced on Monday 10 May that the next phase of the lockdown would be going ahead as planned in England from Monday 17 May. 

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Please support our industry Charity

We offer financial support to individuals and their families facing difficult times due to unforeseen circumstances such as illness, bereavement and financial hardship.

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Denman International Team up with the Hair Council

BECOME STATE REGISTERD AND RECEIVE THIS GREAT OFFER FROM DENMAN!

“Free gifts and a 20% trade discount on all their professional products for State Registered Hairdressers and Barbers”

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Personal Care Sector FINALLY gets ONE VOICE!

The time has now come for one voice to represent the many industry professionals from all parts of the hair, barber, beauty & nail sector joining together, working together for the betterment of the sector.

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Increased financial support from Local Councils

Increased financial support from Local Council’s/Authorities in England Latest update information from BEIS benefitting mobile and self-employed people in our sector Local Authorities are encouraged to support businesses from all sectors

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For the good of the hair and barber sector

The Hair & Barber Council (HBC) together with Salon Owners United (SOU) are forming a collaboration to further strengthen and amplify the voice of Hair Professionals and Barber Professionals…

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Registrar's letter to Paul Scully MP

Dear Minister,

I am writing to you following the meeting you convened with the hair and beauty industry on 10th February to thank you for your time and to urge you to make representations to the Treasury on our behalf ahead of the Budget.

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