An Ayr opticians is helping youngsters stay safer when out and about by donating high visibility vests to local school pupils.

Youngsters in the 43rd Ayrshire Scout Group (1st Kincaidston Group) received the vests from the Specsavers store in High Street, Ayr.

The fluorescent, reflective vests are designed to increase the safety of youngsters by making them more visible when they’re out and about.

A word from our store director

Specsavers Ayr store director Linda Fulton said: ‘No matter the time of year, it’s so important for youngsters to be visible when they’re out walking.

‘As a business that looks after eyes and ears, it makes sense that we’re proactive in helping youngsters stay visible and safe when they’re out and about near roads.

‘We’re so pleased that we’ve been able to donate these vests to help children stay safe.’

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