A LANE End barbers has been given another award to add to its mantlepiece.

Since opening Gateway Barbers in the High Street in 2012, Laura Ogle was not only the first barber in Bucks to gain accreditation with the British Barbers Association, she has just been awarded State Registered Senior Barber status from the Hairdressing Council.

This makes her the first barber in the High Wycombe area to achieve this award.

She said: "I take pride in offering my customers a professional barbering experience, in a warm and welcoming environment. This award reinforces the standards that my customers expect."

Laura lives and works in Lane End and is also a proud member of the Aca-Holics barbershop a cappella quartet, as well as a governor at Lane End Primary School which both her children attend.

For more information, call Laura on 01494 883886.