Magherafelt man Aidan Halferty a contact lens specialist and a store manager is celebrating a decade working at Specsavers in Magherafelt.

St Mary’s GS past pupil

Aidan, a past pupil of St Mary’s Grammar School has a range of optical qualifications under his belt including Cert 3 and Cert 4. Aidan joined Specsavers as optical assistant after A levels and a period in phone retailing. At Specsavers, he manages all aspects of contact lens dispensing having completed a contact lens qualification.

Well done to Aidan

Congratulating Aidan, Brian O’Kane, store director said, ‘I’m thrilled to Aidan and his colleague Adele with long service awards. We are a small and dedicated team here at Specsavers and both Aidan and Adele have helped me develop and expand our store and its services looking after both optical and hearing for people in the Mid-Ulster area.’

Store also marks 10 years

‘This year our store is marking 10 years since opening and I’d like to pay tribute to both Aidan and Adele and indeed all members of our 12 strong team for their help and support.’

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