Specsavers in Bishop Auckland was the official sponsor of the New Age Kurling event in Wolsingham Sports Centre.

The store sponsored the prizes at the popular event.

Prizes presented by Specsavers store director

Store director, Sean Hayes was on hand to present the shield and runner-up prizes. New Age Kurling is organised by the charity Blind Life in Durham and raised more than £350 on the night.

Sean Hayes, store director at Specsavers in Bishop Auckland, says: ‘This is a great community event and Specsavers was delighted to get involved.

‘One of our patients is involved with the charity that organises this event and we were glad to support him with this.

We have committed to sponsoring the event next year and we are also hoping to enter our own team.’

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