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Hairdresser who lost eye to cancer wins award

Alison Scattergood was diagnosed with retinoblastoma as a child which meant one of her eyes was removed and replaced with an artificial one.

She has been a barbering and hairdressing lecturer at East Durham College in Peterlee for 13 years and won this year's Times Educational Supplement further education teacher of the year award.

  • 31 Mar 2018