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29 October 2014

Grow face furniture with us and help raise some cash

Still trying to decide whether or not to join us for Movember? Plenty of us will be growing a Mo – all you need to do is make sure you are clean shaven on Friday night and then let it grow for a month.

Make sure all your friends and family are aware of what you are doing and ask them to dig deep and donate to what is after all, a great cause.

Here are some Mo Facts for you to ponder over

  • Albert Einstein had a moustache for over 50 years.
  • Groucho Marx for many years wore a fake moustache of greasepaint on stage and film, then grew a real one later in life.
  • In 1967, The Beatles gave away cardboard moustaches with their album Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.
  • U.S. Marines are not permitted to grow moustaches longer than half an inch.
  • The first artefact that shows a moustache dates back to 300 B.C. and depicts an ancient Iranian horseman with a thick black moustache.
  • The world's longest moustache is believed to be a 14ft monster belonging to Ram Singh Chauhan of Rajastan, India, who regularly massages it with mustard and coconut oil to keep it healthy.
  • Women are more attracted to men with Moustaches. Fact.
  • In a deck of cards, the King of Hearts is the only king not to have a moustache.
  • Police in a district in India's Madhya Pradesh state are being paid to grow moustaches because bosses believe it makes them command more respect.
  • A one month old moustache is capable of holding approximately 30ml of liquid or around 10% of a glass of beer before leaking its contents down the face of the owner.
  • Salvador Dalí published a book dedicated solely to his moustache.
  • On average a man with a moustache touches it 760 times a day.
  • There are between 10,000 and 20,000 hairs on a man's face.
  • In Eureka, Nevada, USA, it is illegal for men who have moustaches to kiss women.


Movember are backing the campaign.PORT VALEis reaching out to the football community to grow a moustache for men’s health and

at and together we can change the face of men’s health.OUR OFFICIAL PORT VALEMovember is encouraging fans to join

teamPORT VALE at to join the official PORT VALESimply search .

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