Brave Aileen has shave for charity

A woman who shaved her head for charity has raised £1,200 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

Sunday, 10th September 2017, 6:00 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 10:57 am
Aileen Davis after her head shave.

Aileen Davis, from Hadston, did the deed at the end of last month.

And for the 47-year-old, the reason for braving the shave was personal, having lost her parents, sister and a work colleague to cancer.

She said: “The shave went really well and it was really uplifting, knowing that I was doing something to support such a good cause. I set out to raise £200, so I am over the moon that I have raised £1,200.”

Aileen, a churchwarden at St John the Divine, in Chevington, works at Alnwick’s Argos store. She had her head shaved at the shop, with Kelly Mallaburn doing the honours.

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To sponsor Aileen, visit www.justgiving.com/Aileen-Davis2 or text ATDX69 £5 to 70070 to donate £5.

If you would prefer to give a cash donation, then call her on 01670 760544 and she will arrange to collect it from you.