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Raising a festive smile

14 January, 2017
The team in their festive jumpers
The Nottingham team in their festive jumpers

In December the Nottingham opticians got into the festive spirit and raised money for charity on Christmas Jumper Day, raising a total of more than £60.

Staff from Specsavers located on Wheeler Gate donned their festive knits in exchange for a donation. They combined the £21 collected on the day with the £44.66 raised from bake sales held in store throughout December, and donated the final amount to the Vision Care charity for homeless people.

Specsavers Nottingham store director, Simon Dunn, said: ‘Nothing says Christmas more than a fun and festive jumper. What better way to support the incredible work that the Vision Care does than to raise a smile from all our customers.’

Vision Care for homeless people is a charity set-up to provide eyecare services to homeless and other vulnerable people in an accessible and friendly environment in which they feel safe, welcome and comfortable.

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