A NEW Turkish barber is open in the intu Uxbridge shopping centre.

Memo offers traditional Turkish cuts, shaves, facials, beauty treatments and more to Uxbridge.

Its owner, also Memo, swapped a lengthy career of grooming the rich and famous in Istanbul to launch his successful barber shop brand in the UK.

Given the go-ahead to open on July 4, Memo and his team have since been busy with bookings.

The shop has mandatory masks, PPE for staff and hand-sanitising stations.

Laurie Taylor, intu Uxbridge general manager, said: “Memo is a great addition and offers excellent convenience for our visitors wanting to make the most of their journey to the centre.”