Shannan wins top award for apprentices

Shannan Fell

Shannan Fell

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A Selston girl was one of 26 ‘outstanding’ apprentices to receive a national award at the House of Lords.

Shannan Fell (17) began work at Barbara’s Hairdressing in South Normanton in October 2012 as a shampoo girl on Saturdays, before taking up an apprenticeship there last September. She studies one day a week at West Notts College and works 30 hours in the salon.

She and four guests travelled to London on Wednesday 16th July, where they had canapés on the terrace overlooking the Thames, before Shannan was presented with her award byDame Asher Khemka, OBE, DBE.