Northampton hairdresser in industry award final

Daniel Granger (sitting, centre) with his hairdressing team.
Daniel Granger (sitting, centre) with his hairdressing team.

Northampton hairdresser Daniel Granger, who runs Daniel Granger Hairdressing, has been shortlisted as one of six finalists in the Eastern Hairdresser of the Year category of HJ’s British Hairdressing Awards sponsored by Schwarzkopf Professional.

The photographic competition invites hairdressing professionals and artistic teams from across the country to submit a collection of four images that showcase their creativity and technical ability. Judged anonymously and independently by industry peers, each finalist will now submit a further four images to create a collection of eight, which is judged in its entirety, before the winners of all sixteen categories are announced in November.

Daniel said: ”To be a finalist is an amazing feeling - to be considered amongst the best in the industry is incredible. I hope my next set of images is just as strong and it’s my name that’s called out on the night.”

Executive director of Hairdressers Journal International Jayne Lewis-Orr said: “Achieving finalist status for is a huge achievement and Daniel should be very proud. We had a record-breaking number of entries this year and I know the judges found it incredibly difficult to select the finalists.”