VIDEO: Close shave for charity in Shipston


IT was a case of hair today, gone tomorrow as seven magnificent fundraisers had their  beards shaved off after growing them for six months. A total of £2,500 was raised for the Ellen Badger Hospital by Shipston League of Friends at the shave which took place in the Black Horse Inn. Even landlord Baggy Saunders had his 35-year-old beard shaved off. Watch how the fundraisers got on in this video by Laura Sonntag of

For the full story see this week’s Stratford Herald.