Legends Barbers

About Us

We are a traditional, family-run barbers with a modern and contemporary style. Our barbers are passionate about making you look great.

Established in 1995 Legends Barbers is a family run business which offers a modern and contemporary style whilst maintaining that old fashioned barbers service in a warm and relaxing atmosphere. We have a highly skilled team of barbers who are all qualified to the highest standard of an NVQ Lvl 3 in barbering with 6 of our team now reaching master barber status. We are one of the first barbers in Berkshire to be accredited by the Barbers Association.

The male grooming trade is booming and us chaps do like a pampering now and again, that’s why at Legends we pride ourselves on keeping up-to-date with the best quality products and offering the perfect shave with our skincare specialists. Legends prides itself on giving their customers a first class service at reasonable prices and customer satisfaction is our top priority.

Master Barbers

One of the first barbers in Berkshire to be accredited by the Barbers Association, we pride ourselves on being experts at what we do.

Afro-Caribbean Specialists

On top of our top-notch standards for barbering we are also specialists in Afro-Caribbean styles.

Dapper Shave

Go on, pop in and get yourself a proper shave and be the dapper gentleman you are!

Master Barbers

Who We Are

Jim Taylor


Shaving / Skincare Specialist

Jim opened Legends in 1995 alongside brother Mike.

He has been barbering for over 20 years and is highly skilled in all areas of clipper and scissor work. His other specialisms include mod cuts and longer scissor cuts.

Jim also teaches his techniques to students in colleges around the country.

Cuts and Shaves

What We Do

Open Razor

Hot towel open razor shaving with our skincare specialists for the best shave you’ll ever have.

Scissor Cuts

Top quality scissor work including mod and longer cuts.

Clipper Work

Specialists in artistic clipper work but also great at the more traditional such as high fades, flat tops and pattern work.

Child Friendly

We’re family run and we’re great with children—even those who are nervous about getting their hair cut.

Afro / Caribbean

We are specialists in all manner of clipper and scissor work, including specific African and Caribbean work.

Skin and Hair Care

We also offer ear singeing and threading as well as expert product advice to keep you looking and feeling great.


We are immensely passionate about providing the best possible experience for you and that means we take great pride in sourcing and using only the very best products.

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Gents Haircut
Gents Skin Fade
Under 12
Under 5
One Grade
Two Grades
Back & Sides
Beard Trim & Shape Up
Cut-throat Shave
Nasal Waxing
from £10

Opening Hours

09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 19:00
09:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 16:00

Walk-in system, no appointment necessary

Vouchers available upon request

Please note all hair cuts on Saturday and Sunday are £18

Styling products, ear singeing, neck razoring, border lines and eye brow trims are at no extra cost


We’d love to hear from you!

(01635) 45009
106 Bartholomew Street
RG14 5DY