Genevieve goes short for charity

PUBLISHED: 15:00 15 July 2015

Genevieve Lane donated her hair to The Little Princess Trust

Genevieve Lane donated her hair to The Little Princess Trust


A year 11 pupil from Sidcot School has donated her hair to The Little Princess trust.

Genevieve Lane, aged 15 and from Cheddar, raised more than £400 by having her hair cut at Sidcot ’s garden party in Winscombe, with £400 more raised online.

The charity has provided about 2,000 free wigs to children being treated for cancer and other illnesses.

Genevieve said: “The idea came from when me and my family were having dinner and joking that if I ever went into debt in later life I could sell my hair.

“I had it short as a kid so it does not feel completely strange.”

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