Specsavers Ilford had a very special visitor in their birthday week in October – the Mayor of the London Borough of Redbridge, Councillor Debbie Kaur-Thiara.

Councillor Kaur-Thiara dropped into the High Road store to congratulate the team on serving the Ilford community for a quarter of a century and took the opportunity to have a look around while she was there.

Thank you

Mohammed Rehmani, ophthalmic director in Ilford, said: ‘It was a real pleasure to see the Mayor in store, and we would like to thank her for taking time out of her busy schedule to come and see us.

‘She has lived in the London Borough of Redbridge all her life, and – like Specsavers Ilford – must have seen a great deal of change in that time. Ilford is a great place to be, and we are really looking forward to seeing what the next 25 years bring.’

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