OUR readers chose the best barbers and hairdressers in Tynedale.

Also mentioned were Killa Kutz mobile barbering services, the Barber Bus, the barbers Hares, Saks and No18-Boutique. 

1 Bob's Barbers, Hexham 

The family run business is celebrating it's 24th year. 

"Felt completely safe when I went for my cut this morning, everything spotless and all (Covid) protective measures taken. Thanks Jo for a great job," one Facebook review said.

Another said: "I've been getting my hair cut at Bob's for about 14ish years now.

"Even since I've moved to Blyth I still call in for a cut when I'm passing. Lovely friendly staff, chatty and very good at their jobs. Thoroughly recommend the place, marks out of 10, got to be a 10 from me."

2 StevieCuts, Prudhoe 

Another reader recommended the barbers StevieCuts: "Got to be StevieCuts in Prudhoe, my son has been going for years and won't go anywhere else."

A Facebook review said: "Returned to Stevie's after the last lockdown. It was great to have my hair cut by Stevie. Usual welcoming smile and excellent banter.

"New decor which fits well with the always relaxing atmosphere.

"Stevie is a perfectionist and it shows in the hairstyles he creates.

"30 years experience of visiting various barber's/hairstylists and I can honestly say that Stevie is up there with the best in his profession," they said.

3 Carly Taylor Hair, Haydon Bridge

Also recommended was Carly Taylor Hair. 

An award winning, experienced freelancer, Carly is a bridal hair specialist.

"Carly is a wonderful, fun, easy-going and calming person and I knew I had bagged an amazing asset to my wedding team.

"When the wedding day came, Carly arrived promptly and styled seven people's hair. 

"She worked with many different hair styles and textures (including my mum's naturally curly hair) and all the girls looked absolutely stunning.

"Carly was such a calming presence to me and I will never forget her being a part of my wedding day. She also is amazing at tying bows. 

"She went above and beyond to make my hair and veil look breathtaking. I just cannot say thank you enough Carly and I am so pleased I had a professional like you to be part of a huge day in my life," one Facebook review said.

4 The Hairdressers, Hexham

Situated in the centre of Hexham, The Hairdressers is highly rated on Facebook.

"Just wanted to say a huge thank you to Sheila who did my hair today, it looks fantastic.

"My first time visiting and you made to feel so welcome thank you. I would definitely recommend this place," one review said.

"A superb experience that left me feeling fabulous and uplifted. Sheila and Samatha are unpretentious yet professional. A dynamic duo for sure," another added.

5 Whispers, Hexham

Whispers was anoher reader recommendation.

"Zara is superb. Just had an amazing haircut from her," one review said.

"Jeanette has been doing my hair now for about 20 years, she is the best," another said.

Another review said: "Friendly, skilled staff, laid back atmosphere."

6  Transcend Hair and Beauty, Hexham

Offering a range of hair and beauty treatments including personalised express facials, regenerating and firming eye treatments, and skin purifying facials, the salon also caters for both men and women's hair.

"First time going to Transcend today, service was fab and love my haircut from Jade," one reviewer said.

"Very helpful friendly staff. Excellent skills, client friendly and high standards of expertise and cleanliness.

"Highly recommended," another said.

7 La Suite, Corbridge

Also offering beauty and aesthetic treatments, the Corbridge business aims to offer clients bespoke services.

"Fabulous new hair after having to wait so long, I feel a million dollars. Can't wait to show it off, Sarah always does an amazing job and everyone is so friendly and welcoming," one review said.

"I love visiting La Suite. I always leave feeling pampered and relaxed and always with a wonderful cut.

"The little touches of the coffee and cake and that amazing massage chair while you're getting your hair washed make everything that little bit more special," someone else said.

8 The Secret Salon, Hexham

"Sarah is very friendly and professional. Amazing hairdresser, would highly recommend," one review said.

Another said: "Great friendly service. Cut, colour, style, whatever you need done. I loved my styled hair do at the weekend. Thank you Sarah."

9 Capelli Hair Design Corbridge

"All of the hair dressers are so lovely there, and you can tell they really love their work. Always leave with such beautiful results and the biggest smile on my face," one review said.

Another reviewer recommended it for staff professionalism. "Very professional, friendly service."

10 Hair by Mantra, Hexham

Also recommended was Hair by Mantra.

They cater for all hairdressing needs, from cut and style, men's barbering, and full wedding hair packages.

"Great service, I was in the Hexham area visiting my parents and decided I needed a last minute hair cut, on the off chance I popped into the salon and they fitted me in straight away for a cut and blow dry, fantastic service and the owners are lovely.

"I will definitely be back and lovely interior and great products. I'll be back again soon and thanks for the prosecco. Great service," one review said.