Situated in the heart of Colchester town centre, Paul James Hairdressing For Men is a salon where gents can relax and enjoy a hairdressing experience with greater attention to individual style.

Founded by Director, Paul Cox, your hairdressing experience at Paul James will result in a haircut that lasts longer, grows out better, and above all, perfectly suits your personal features and style.

We provide free wifi, a selection of the latest magazines and a relaxing atmosphere within our salon. You can also enjoy a fresh coffee, a cold beer or any of our other beverages, for free, with our compliments.

We also offer a post wash or hot towel to complete your experience at Paul James.

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If you’re in the Colchester area and in need of a haircut, pop along to Paul James and we guarantee to bring you back to your best.Book An Appointment

Meet The Team


Paul is the Director and owner of Paul James Hairdressing and has been a men’s hairdresser for over 20 years.

He has worked with some of the most recognised and accomplished men’s hairdressers in the industry.

Paul was trained on a one to one basis by Craig Hubert – a five-times British Men’s Hairdressing Champion and former World Champion.


Neo is the senior stylist of Paul James Hairdressing and has been training directly with Paul for 3 years.

He has learned with many well-established barbers which has advanced his knowledge in barbering.

Neo is enthusiastic about finding accomplishments in hairdressing and is eager to flourish in the industry.


opening times

Monday: 10am – 5pm

Tuesday: 10am – 8:30pm

Wednesday: Closed

Thursday: 10am – 8:30pm

Friday: 10am – 6pm

Saturday: 9am – 5:30pm

Sunday: Closed

Phone: 01206 616761
14 Red Lion Yard, Colchester, Essex CO1 1DX