Apprenticeship funding reforms are 'unworkable', warns NHF

Apprenticeship funding reforms are 'unworkable', warns NHF

24 April 2014

Hairdressing salons have expressed deep concern about proposed changes to the funding of apprenticeships and warn they are unworkable as they stand.

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Business rates need proper reform, not half-hearted tinkering at the edges, warns NHF

Business rates need proper reform, not half-hearted tinkering at the edges, warns NHF

24 April 2014

The National Hairdressers’ Federation has expressed dismay at the narrowness of a government discussion paper designed to open debate around the reform of business rates.

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Step Up & Shine 2014 winners revealed!

Step Up & Shine 2014 winners revealed!

8 April 2014

The winners of the Christofer Mann ‘Step Up & Shine’ Scholarship were announced on Monday evening at the Fellowships President Night.

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Do not underestimate how tough the first year can be!

Do not underestimate how tough the first year can be!

7 April 2014

Evelyn Woolf started cutting hair aged 13. After spending over 30 years working for others, she opened the Alexander Lawrence Hair Studio in 2012 with her daughter who...

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Members urged to make their voice heard on plans to force salons to contribute to the cost of apprenticeships

Members urged to make their voice heard on plans to force salons to contribute to the cost of apprenticeships

7 April 2014

The NHF is calling on members to come forward and tell the government what they think about plans to force employers to pay a compulsory...

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Industry must make its voice heard on plans to force salons to contribute to the cost of apprenticeships, says NHF

Industry must make its voice heard on plans to force salons to contribute to the cost of apprenticeships, says NHF

27 March 2014

The NHF is calling on hairdressing, barbering & beauty salons to tell the government what they think about plans to force employers to pay towards...

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National Hairdressers’ Federation President Paul Curry responds to yesterday's Budget

National Hairdressers’ Federation President Paul Curry responds to yesterday's Budget

20 March 2014

Overall, today’s Budget will have less effect on hairdressing salons than the work the government is already doing in other, more core areas...

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Confirmation of minimum wage rise provides much needed clarity, but salons must start preparing now, warns NHF

Confirmation of minimum wage rise provides much needed clarity, but salons must start preparing now, warns NHF

13 March 2014

The NHF has welcomed today’s confirmation from the government that minimum wage rates will rise from this October.

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NHF launches start-up guides to help would be salon owners

NHF launches start-up guides to help would be salon owners

12 March 2014

The NHF has published a series of online start-up guides to help hairdressing, barbering and beauty entrepreneurs take the plunge and launch their own businesses.

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