Specsavers in Bishop Auckland will be operating a special festive schedule over Christmas and New Year.

The Newgate Street store will be opening with the adjusted hours of 8.30am-4pm on Christmas Eve and 8.30am-4pm on New Year’s Eve.

The store will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, 27 December and New Year’s Day. On all other dates, regular opening hours will apply.

A word from the store director

Tim Mitchison, director of Specsavers in Bishop Auckland, said: ‘Merry Christmas from all here at the store.

‘And remember, holiday season offers us a chance to schedule important health checks and we encourage you to put an eye test on your agenda if you have some free time over the coming weeks.’

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