Salon supports Torbay National Coastwatch Institution
The Salon Wellswood recently arranged an evening of hairdressing and beauty treatments in aid of local charity Torbay National Coastwatch Institution. They also ran a raffle and ‘count the number of baubles’ competition for the run up to Christmas. Winner of the competition was Anne Rickwood, an active Coastwatcher with Torbay NCI, seen here receiving £50 in vouchers from owners Ian Redwood & BJ Blackmore. In total £500 was raised. Torbay Coastwatch maintain a visual safety watch from Daddyhole Plain, of the 22 miles of Torbay’s coastline, 365 days a year and report to HM Coastguard. They also monitor VHF radio channels for distress calls, provide routine information to maritime agencies and provide VHF radio checks for sailors on Channel 65.