World Barber Stage

The World Barber Stage is a brand NEW addition for 2019!

Barbers from all over the world will be taking to the Stage to showcase tips and techniques from their hometowns. 

Plus, winners of the #InstaStarBarbers competition will be displaying their talents, brought to you by Modern Barber Magazine, the Great British Barbering Academy and BarberComp.

To enter the #InstaStarBarbers competition and win a slot on the World Barber Stage, follow these steps:

1. Upload a video of your work to Instagram (up to 1 minute long). Use this opportunity to show your personality, we are looking for stage presence, charisma and barbering skills.

2. Tag @barber_comp @modernbarbermag and @gbbarberacademy
3. Use the hashtag #instastarbarbers

Timetable - Subject to Change

Sunday 19th MayDemo
10:30World Barbers - Barbers from all over the world will be showcasing their skill set
11:30Envy Barbers London - Turkish barbering
12:30Great British Barbering Academy - British talents and the history of barbering
13:30Francesco Ipswich - Italian barbering
14:30British Master Barbers 
15:30BarberComp Final
16:30BMB Plaques awarded to the UK's Master Barbers
16:45BarberComp Winner Announced
Monday 20th MayDemo
10:30#InstaStarBarbers - Hosted by Gareth Clark and Allan Stone from the GBBA
11:30British Female Barber Association (BFBA)
12:30BarberComp Judges take to the Stage - Ryan Cullen, Colin Petrie, Luka Chitty and Vikki Harrison-Smith
13:30Great British Barbering Academy - Fading, Shaving and traditional barbering
14:30#InstaStarBarbers - Hosted by Gareth Clark and Allan Stone from the GBBA

Britain's Premier Hair Event Returns

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Every year, Birmingham welcomes thousands of hair and beauty professionals to Hair UK, part of Beauty UK, held at the NEC in May. With four shows under one roof, visitors not only have the opportunity to see the latest Spring / Summer launches in hair, barbering, beauty, nails, tanning and complementary therapies, but also enjoy free educational experiences.

Join us at Hair UK 2019 by registering for your free tickets either online or by calling the Ticket Hotline (24/7) on 01332 227 698.

Hair UK 2019 Opening Times:

Sunday 19th May 10:00am - 5:30pm

Monday 20th May 10:00am - 4:30pm


Halls 17, 18 & 19, The National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham B40 1NT

Event Admission Policy:

Entrance to Hair UK is strictly trade only. Free entry is available to visitors who register before the show, and who bring their free tickets with them. Entrance on the day is priced at £20 per person / £10 per student. There is a strict policy that babies and children under the age of 14 years will be refused admission - no prams or pushchairs are allowed. Please note there are no crèche facilities available onsite. The event organiser reserves the right to refuse admission. For more information please call 01332 227 698.