Smooth Operator - Company Director Endures Leg Wax For Charity

YOU’VE heard of the Hairy Bikers – but how about the smooth house builders!

Never a company to shy away from doing its bit for charity, and in particular local good causes, Linden Homes enlisted the help of a ‘willing’ volunteer to help boost funds for the Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall hospice appeal.

Commercial director Chris Harris took part in the annual Sue Ryder Febru-hairy stunt, as part of Linden Homes’ on going support of the £6 million Peterborough appeal.

While fundraisers turned hair raisers around the city; braving a beard shave, wearing a wig for the day, having a brush with their own bad hair day or even dyeing their hair – Chris opted for his own eye-watering stunt.

He attracted something of a crowd at the Linden Homes head office in Peterborough when he agreed to the smooth move of having a lower leg waxed – living out the adage, no pain – no gain!

The waxing was carried out by customer services manager Nicola Scanlon – and the stunt has raised £120 towards the appeal.
The company has already raised around £4,300 for the appeal, from events including a charity golf day, dress down day and cake sale – and says it will continue to support the charity.

Ouch! Things get hairy for Linden Homes’ commercial director
Chris Harris – thanks to customer services manager
Nicola Scanlon and marketing manager
Vickie Barlow. Also pictured with Febru-hairy
supported at the company’s Peterborough head office.

-ENDS-

For further press information please contact Cetti Long at Media Matters on 01733 371363 or email cetti@mediamatters-pr.co.uk

18 March 2014

< Back to press office

All images are used for illustrative purposes only and are representative only. They may not be the same as the actual home you purchase and the specification may differ. Images may be of a slightly different model of home and may include optional upgrades and extras which involve additional cost. Individual features such as windows, brick, carpets, paint and other material colours may vary and also the specification of fittings may vary. Any furnishings and furniture are not included in any sale. Please check with our sales representatives for details of the exact specifications available at the development(s) for each type of home and the associated prices.