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Team Sealock proved there was no gain without pain last Friday when they 'Braved the Shave & Wax' and helped raising nearly £3,040 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

On September 7th, the 11 volunteers either opted to have their head's shaved by a professional hairdresser - Isabel Nelson, owner of Belle’s Barbers in Bonnybridge - or choose to have their legs waxed by ... colleagues!

All agreed to take part after Asset Officer, Roy Nimmo, persuaded them it was a good idea.

Roy, who was diagnosed with stage 3 Nasal Cancer last year, opted to have his head shaved first (main photo), and would like to thank everyone for taking part and all those who donated. A special thanks goes to Isabel for agreeing to shave the heads for free.

Roy said: "The event went really well. Everyone had a good laugh and got into the swing of things. It was also really good for staff morale, although Graham MacDonald has said it's a sponsored walk next year!"

Read Roy’s story. Donations are still been accepted via JustGiving.

Before ...

Pic: Nearly all of Team Sealock before 'Brave the Shave. Back row (left to right): Gary Greenhorn, Mark Meechan, Isabel Nelson, Roy Nimmo, Dave Morton. Front row (left to right): Adrian Moodie, Graham MacDonald, Susan Gilbert, Paul Wilcox, Stuart Lennie, Robert Naylor.

Heads shaved

Pic (left to right): Dave Morton, Graham MacDonald, and Kenny McNeill go under the clippers.

Robert gets waxed

Pic: Robert might not wax lyrical about his experience!

Gary feels the pain

Pic: Gary feels the pain.


Pic: A slightly less hairy Team Sealock.