An opticians in The Forge Shopping Centre hosted a weekend of fun filled activities in support of Red Nose Day.

Specsavers in The Forge enjoyed a red-themed weekend of fundraising for Comic Relief.

Customers were encouraged to ‘make their faces funny for money’ in return for a cash donation towards the appeal.

Make your face funny for money

Staff also dressed down and sported red attire in support of the charity. A face painter was on hand to entertain the children along with a visit from some popular children’s characters.

Angela Lucas, store director at Specsavers Forge, said: ‘If you’re looking for something fun to do with your family this weekend, then look no further. Pop by the store on Saturday or Sunday and take part in the festivities, while helping us raise cash in support of Red Nose Day. Festivities kick off at 9am and we look forward to seeing you’

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