Clair Refreshes Her Vows at Salon
Left to right: Clair Neal, Pat Meadows and Sarah Palma.
Clair Neal, a hairdressing student at
Doncaster College has opened her own Salon. She is the proud owner
of Refresh Hair Salon in Dunscroft and she has taken on 5 members
of staff 4 of whom are ex-students.
Pat Meadows, Assistant Principal External Partnerships and
Employer Engagement at Doncaster College officially opened the
salon on the 29th February.
Clair began on a NVQ level 1 hairdressing course in 2009 and has
To Level 3. While on Level 2, she picked up a student of the
year award for her outstanding dedication, supporting her
classmates and charity work.
Clair took advice from the Doncaster Chamber of Commerce on
opening her own business and made a business plan and followed it
Her husband, Richard, worked really hard in helping Clair to get
the Salon ready in time So Clair took the opportuntity, at the
opening, to thank him and renew her vows by proposing to him, 19
years after they first tied the knot. He was away in Ireland but
that didn’t stop her asking him by computer link up!
He said yes, of course, and they plan to take their children
with them for the wedding in Barbados.