Have a look at the salon pages for 2023 Opening hours.

Online booking:

Try our Online Booking webstore where you will be able to book a Ladies or Gents Cut & Finish, or just a blow dry from the palm of your hand.

For Chloe’s Nails (at the Abingdon Salon), please call Chloe direct on 07719024112

Colour Appointments:
Colour appointments will still need to be made via the salon phone lines. Find the salon numbers here.



Lisa is now a BeautyLab salon so please keep an eye on her page for updates about the change.

All salon services are available including facials, eye brow treatments and lashes.

Permanent makeup services including lips, eyes and brows are available with Adele, at Lisa’s beauty salon. Adele will be working on alternate Saturdays starting 8th January. Find out more here.

Book online via the Online Booking webstore.


Since 1971, the talented teams at Forresters Hair and Beauty have been making our clients look and feel fabulous. It’s what we do, we love it, and you could say it’s in our DNA. We believe that there’s no age limit for looking great and we have the know-how to help you look good and feel good.

Forresters Hair and Beauty

  • 8 hair salons in the Forresters Group
  • Hair cuts, colour and styling for all
  • Lisa Smith’s Forresters Beauty Salon in Hall’s Road, Tilehurst
  • Forresters Apprenticeships
  • Extensive range of products available to buy


NEW at Forresters this month

  • NEW! Loyalty Points reward scheme – automatically earn loyalty points for all hair and beauty services (T&Cs apply)
  • Online Gift Vouchers – Perfect for a treat anytime – make your special person happy; send them a Forresters Online Gift Voucher.
  • Apprenticeships – If you’re 16 or 17 and leaving school in 2023 and would love to get your foot on a creative career ladder, check out more about an Apprenticeship with Forresters.
  • Jobs – Hair Stylists, especially Senior Stylists – if you’re looking for a new challenge with a friendly and progressive group, have look at this article and apply online.

What’s so special about Forresters Hair and Beauty?

We’re an energetic and progressive group, focused on hair, beauty and fashion. Every one of our nine branded salons are individual and exciting places to be and you will be given a warm welcome in all of them.

Focusing on your experience in our salons, we want you to feel relaxed, cared for, confident and completely happy every time you visit.

Training is at our core

Our continual investment in training provides the group with new trainees every year and gives all of our young people a chance to shine. Forresters hair and beauty salons are managed by home-grown talent with a wealth of experience for you to enjoy and rely on.

Forresters Hairdressing Teams

We have over 45 highly skilled hairdressers, plus supporting Juniors and Apprentices in our salon teams and naturally, our aim is to be the best. Hairdressers in Reading, Caversham, Pangbourne, Tilehurst, Wallingford, Sonning Common, Thatcham and Abingdon.