Tell us a bit about yourself:
My name is Ian Walker, I live locally and am proud of my 3 fantastic children. Love cycling and did the Coast to Coast (C2C) to celebrate my erhmm 50th Birthday.

How did you come to run at Specsavers store?
I started working for Specsavers in 1986, they were new, innovative, entrepreneurial and changing the face of High Street Opticians. I wanted to be part of that.

Do you wear specs, and if so, what is your favourite style?
I've worn specs since I was 11!! I like a nice professional steel pair for work and a geeky pair for home.

What is the best part of your role?
People - definitely meeting and helping people. Plus PR I like to keep the profile of the store high

How many members of staff do you have working at your store? 
There are 28 members of staff employed at the store

What should people do if they require an sight test?
Call the store, 01429 233 444 to make an appointment.

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