£250raised of £300 target by 12 supporters

Weʼre raising £300 to fund items in the new build at Ryedale School.

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This year I turn 40, which is a sobering thought, and I always had in the back of my mind that at some point I would need to embrace being old and have a hair cut. This got me thinking that it could be an opportunity to raise some funds for the school in the same way some staff are raising funds with an ultra-marathon.

Having been at Ryedale about 15 years I am sure the one thing that current students and past students (and perhaps staff) recall about me is my hair. My hair has been long for the last 2 decades. Why has it been long? Perhaps at one stage it was 'cool', maybe to pay hommage to some gods of rock or perhaps, more likely, to keep my wife happy.

Well soon it will be no more! My plan is to have different incentives for different totals. Initially I would like to raise £200 but I'm willing to try and raise more and make an idiot out of myself in the process. Please if you have some creative ideas please S-HAIR them with me and i'll add them to the list.

On reaching:

*£100 - guaranteed hair cut short.

*£200 - will cut my hair in the school Christmas assembly (TBC).

*£300 - Need ideas, give me time to MULLET over.

*£400 - SHAVING these ideas for later.

*£500 - CUT it out with the lame Dad jokes already.

If any ex-student particularly wants to get involved or is a qualified hairdresser again please free to contact me and get involved.

Feel free to have a good chuckle at my expense but please also be generous with your donations. Help keep Ryedale School a successful and well resourced establishment.

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  • Chris Butterworth8 days ago
    Chris Butterworth

    Chris Butterworth

    8 days ago

    To celebrate the £200 milestone I dug out a photo from the last time I cut my hair short. This is just after leaving university - circa 2001. Those eagle eye people might recognise the guitar. Thank you for the donations so far. But does anyone have any creative ideas for the next milestone?

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  • Anonymous


    Sep 13, 2017


  • Fi Singleton

    Fi Singleton

    Sep 13, 2017


  • Sarah Hamilton

    Sarah Hamilton

    Sep 12, 2017

    From the Hamilton family (mostly Nell!)


  • S McBroom

    S McBroom

    Sep 12, 2017

    Can't wait to see this! - Archie & Charlie Wright


  • Sophie & Amelia

    Sophie & Amelia

    Sep 12, 2017


  • Deborah Cuming

    Deborah Cuming

    Sep 12, 2017

    Looking forward to seeing the new look

  • Amy Helfferich

    Amy Helfferich

    Sep 11, 2017

    A brave decision


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