The stylists with learning disabilities
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Stylists with learning disabilities making customers smile

Washing and blow-drying hair, making cups of tea, chatting to customers and cleaning up are all in a day's work for trainees at a salon in Donaghadee, County Down.

The aspiring hairdressers all have learning disabilities.

They have recently completed a training scheme in partnership with the charity Orchardville and Jax Hair and Beauty, and could not wait to show BBC News NI what they had learned.

Video journalist: Ali Gordon

  • 19 May 2019