Brian O’Neill, a long-standing customer of Specsavers’ Rushmere Shopping Centre based store has been chosen out of hundreds of people across Northern Ireland as a regional finalist in the 2015 Specsavers’ Spectacle Wearer of the Year. Brian who is retired will now go forward to the next stage of judging and could go on to win £10,000 and a luxury holiday in the Bahamas.

Champagne and gift vouchers

Brian, from Dungannon was previously a finalist in 2012 and is delighted to be short-listed once again in the 60+ category. Brian travelled to the Craigavon store and was presented with his certificate, champagne and a £150 eye-care voucher by Helen Turkington, Store Manager at Craigavon.

Craigavon store directors Eamonn Murray and Jamie Stevenson said, 'We’d like to congratulate Brian and wish him good luck for the next phase of Spectacle Wearer of the Year. We’re really delighted that one of our customers has reached this stage of the competition. Brian is a great character and a super ambassador for specs wearers locally!'

Celeb-packed gala final in London

Spice Girls singer and Heart FM DJ Emma Bunton will present the award for the ultimate Spectacle Wearer of the Year at London’s 8 Northumberland Avenue on Tuesday 6 October 2015. The awards evening will be hosted by TV star Bradley Walsh.

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