Banbury salon reaches out to help victims of domestic abuse
Women who have fled abusive relationships were given a Christmas treat by a Banbury hair salon.
Toni and Guy opened on a Sunday in December to give the women free haircut and beauty treatments.
The project was the brainchild of assistant manager Neil Gogoi, who took up the challenge set by his boss Hitesh Ravrani to ‘give something back’.
A police officer client put Neil in touch with Elaine Montgomery of A2 Dominion Housing which runs a domestic abuse service.
Elaine said: “These women often come to us with nothing, except their children, and a legacy of distress which we seek to heal.... read more
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