The Team

Shirley Newman - Salon Director

Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

The Team


Salon Director

Wednesday, Friday & Saturday



Salon Manager

Tuesday - Saturday

Salon Administrator

Wednesday, Thursday

Shirley has been hairdressing since 1998, training under her husband, John Newman, completing her NVQL2 course, followed by a course at Vidal Sassoon in London.

Shirley works in the Salon three days a week, with the rest of her time spent running the business management side of the Salon.

Shirley is very proud of her Team, their working attitude and atmosphere created in the Salon by all the Staff and clients.

Natalie has been with us since July 2010, having completed an NVQ L2 in hairdressing at college. Natalie retrained under John and has gone on to complete NVQ L3.

Natalie continues to develop her hairdressing skills, attending courses with L’Oreal, GHD and also becoming a Kerastase Ambassador.

Natalie ensures clients feel happy and welcome from the minute they walk through the door until the minute they leave.

Kayleigh joined us in October 2019 as our Salon Administrator. 

Kayleigh works two days a week in salon, as well as working behind the scenes assisting Shirley with the administrative side of the business.




Training Manager, Bridal Specialist & Beauty Therapist

Tuesday - Saturday

Operations Manager & Beauty Therapist

Monday, Thursday - Saturday

Colour Specialist &

Stock Controller

Monday, Wednesday - Saturday

Steph joined us in August 2013 as an apprentice to complete her NVQL2. She has since completed numerous other courses. 

Stpeh posesses a natural flair for hairdressing, especially bridal hair. Steph also has a passion for the beauty industry and is trained in a variety of treatments. 

Steph works full time in the salon and has built a busy column.

Lorin joined the salon in October 2012 as an apprentice to gain her NVQL 2, after previously completing NVQ L1 at college. Lorin has since gone on to complete NVQ L3.

Lorin loves to develop her skills and knowledge, and has attended courses with L’Oréal, GHD, and is also a Kérastase Ambassador. 

Lorin now works part time since becoming a mother in 2016.

Lily started in December 2014 as an apprentice to complete her NVQL2 hairdressing.

Colouring is Lily's passion, and she is now a L'Oreal Colour Specialist after completing the prestigious 12 week course in London. Lily has attended numerous other courses to help her gain knowledge and experience. 

Lily has a great natural ability for hairdressing and is very conscientious with her work.





Monday - Thursday, Saturday

Graduate Stylist

Tuesday - Saturday

Second Year Trainee

Monday, Thursday - Saturday

Megan joined the salon in June 2017 as an apprentice and has completed her NVQL2.


Megan is a real asset to the salon and is building a good rapport with clients. Megan is well known for her relaxing head massages when shampooing! 

Megan really enjoys colouring and is keen to attend further courses in the future to expand on her knowledge and skill.

Naomi started in May 2018 as an Apprentice, after previously completing NVQ L1 at college.


Naomi has recently completed her NVQ L2 and is looking forward to further training within salon to build up her confidence and skills.

Naomi has attended the Kerastase Hair Spa Excellence course to learn about our extensive range of professional products.

Charley joined the salon in February 2019 as a Saturday Assistant whilst studying for her GCSE's, after previously working as an assistant in another salon. 

Charley is currently working towards her NVQ L2 in Hairdressing.


Second Year Trainee

Wednesday - Saturday

Lauren started with us in February 2019 as a Saturday Assistant whilst studying for her GCSE's.

Lauren started her NVQ L2 Hairdressing in September 2019, and is enjoying learning all things hair.


First Year Trainee

Wednesday - Saturday

Summer is our newest member of the team and has started at the salon as an apprentice to gain her NVQ L2 in hairdressing. 








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John Newman Hairdressing & Beauty

19 Bridge Street


NN14 6JW

Tel: 01536 710422

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