Specsavers in St Annes celebrates after winning Best Optician at local health awards
Staff at Specsavers in St Annes are celebrating after being named Best Optician at the Blackpool Evening Gazette's Best of Health Awards.
The award came after director, Edwin Shield, spotted a problem with a ten year old boy's eye and immediately referred him to the hospital. Doctors confirmed a tumour in the brain and were able to treat it straight away.
Dispensing advisor, Steven Mallon said: 'Receiving that recognition makes you feel your work is worthwhile. The team are chuffed with the award. It means a lot.'