Marlow pupil lops long locks for charity

Pupil lops long locks for charity

Pupil lops long locks for charity

Pupil lops long locks for charity

First published in News Bucks Free Press: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter

A 16-YEAR-OLD from Great Marlow School has raised over £1500 by shearing her locks in front of her fellow pupils in the name of charity.

Alexandra Eden, lopped her 17-inch hair to raise money for Cancer Research UK, opting for a style like pop star Miley Cyrus.

And as well as doubling her target to pull in £1624.11 from friends and family, the brave A-Level student also hopes to donate her hair to make a wig for someone suffering from cancer.

She said: "It went very well, more people than I expected turned up. It just feels like I have my hair tied back. It looks a bit better when I've styled it!

"I raised £1326.11 and £298 in gift aid, So £1624.11 in total which is just over double my target so I'm really chuffed with that.

"I managed to make another £198 on the day, plus that also triggered many to go and donate in the days following which is great."

To donate go to www.justgiving.com/AlexandraEden

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10:59pm Thu 10 Apr 14

Undercover Euro Yob says...

You still look beautiful Ms Eden.
You [italic]still [/italic]look beautiful Ms Eden. Undercover Euro Yob
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