While football fever gripped the country a Leighton Buzzard opticians took the opportunity to capitalise on the sporting spirit and collect donations for local team, Linslade Leos.

Linslade Leos benefit from Brazillian-themed fundraiser

The Linslade Leos of Linslade Lower School, will benefit from a £50 donation from Specsavers Leighton Buzzard, located at 18 Waterborne Walk.

Staff marked the occasion by dressing the store in Brazilian and footy-themed decorations and collected donations from customers in exchange for specs MOTS and repairs.

Supporting local clubs

Ekta Kotecha, store director of Specsavers Leighton Buzzard, says: ‘The whole team has been gripped by the World Cup over the past few weeks so we wanted to use the opportunity to do something good for a local team.

‘We pride ourselves on supporting local clubs and charities and were thrilled to support Linslade Leos. We’d like to wish the club all the best for the rest of their season.’

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