Revealed: The Hartlepool hairdresser you voted as Salon of the Year

Salon owner Anna Campbell.
Salon owner Anna Campbell.

A hairdressers in Hartlepool has proved itself as a cut above the rest after winning the Mail’s Salon of the Year title.

Anna Campbell Hairdressing, on York Road, was voted as the winner of the Mail’s competition to find the best salon in the town.

Nicola Moreland, left, who runs the Forever Beautiful salon upstairs at Anna Campbell, gives a predicure to customer Nikki Parker-Bell.

Nicola Moreland, left, who runs the Forever Beautiful salon upstairs at Anna Campbell, gives a predicure to customer Nikki Parker-Bell.

It moved into new premises in 2013 having been set up nine years ago by Anna Campbell, who has 24 years of hairdressing experience.

She said: “We’re absolutely delighted to win the award.

“We’ve got a fabulous clientele who have supported us all the way, and a fantastic hairdressing team.

“I’d like to say a special thanks to our strong and loyal client base, because without them, the dream I had for this salon would not have become a reality.”

I’d like to say a special thanks to our strong and loyal client base, because without them, the dream I had for this salon would not have become a reality

Anna Campbell

The hairdressers was based in Victoria Road prior to its move to a three-storey building on York Road.

It was given a further boost by the arrival of beauty specialist Nicola Moreland, whose Forever Beautiful business sub-lets the building and works alongside the hairdressers, which employs 10 hairdressers and two therapists, to provide a wider range of services.

Anna added: “We’ve expanded, so we’re quite a bit larger now, and Nicola coming in has boosted things further.

“She brought a strong clientele with her, and we’ve picked up some of that, and vice versa. We work really well together to offer a full range to people.

Salon owner Anna Campbell styles the hair of customer Sharon Burton.

Salon owner Anna Campbell styles the hair of customer Sharon Burton.

“On the hairdressing side, we’re specialists in colour, colour correction and cutting. We’re forward-thinking, creative and always at the forefront of the hair industry.”

Anna has been delighted by the way the business has grown over the last nine years, and has hinted that she has further aims to expand in the future.

She added: “It’s a three-storey building, so I’ve always got plans to move forward. “I don’t stop still, and we’ve got plans for the building.”

Salon owner Anna Campbell pictured with her team.

Salon owner Anna Campbell pictured with her team.