46-year-old Les Langley from Darlington has reached the final of 'Britain's Best Groomed Man'.
Male cancer charity Orchid has teamed up with shaving brand The Bluebeards Revenge to launch the nationwide search.
The winner will get a one-year modelling contract and a year’s supply of shaving products.
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