A SALON in Halesowen has been recognised with a five star award for its quality standards from an independent guide.

Helen Tether Award Winning Hair, based in Gorsty Hill Road, has been announced as a top hairdressers by The Good Salon Guide.

The guide’s recognised salons are regularly visited and objectively assessed by top industry professionals, giving potential clients confidence in their choice.

Helen Tether, salon owner, said: “Being a member of the Good Salon Guide shows we are a fantastic salon in every way.

“It’s great not only for our clients, but for our team to know the salon has reached such high standards. It makes us all very excited about the future of our salon.”

Gareth Penn, managing director of the Good Salon Guide, added: “I am delighted that Helen Tether Award Winning Hair has succeeded in reaching the standards required to become a member of the Good Salon Guide.

“Being in the guide means a salon is among the best in the country which undoubtedly attracts new business and makes existing clients feel good.

“For salon owners, membership brings a whole host of free services including business advice, the chance to feature in our magazines and on-line media as well as great offers.”