Chorley mum shaves her head for Macmillan

A Chorley mum has shaved her hair to support people battling cancer.

Thursday, 24th August 2017, 5:53 pm
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:46 pm
Amanda Watson's new look
Amanda Watson's new look

Amanda Watson, of Clayton Brook, had her locks lobbed off during a Slimming World class at Lostock Hall Conservative Club, raising more than £310 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Her hair was donated to Little Princess Trust.

The 36-year-old mother-of-two said: “The Slimming World class was run by my mum Stephanie Morrison and I was pleased to have everyone there to support me.

Amanda Watson before the shave

“I did the shave for all the people effected by cancer.

"I’ve also sent my hair off to Little Princess Trust to be made into wigs for children suffering with hair loss through illness.

“This has now spurred me on to do more fund-raising and I’m now planning a skydive.”

Amanda Watson before the shave