Specsavers in Newcastle will be operating with a special timetable over the festive season.

The newly opened store in Eldon Square Shopping Centre will adopt a temporary change to hours, in effect from Christmas Eve:

Christmas Eve: 9am-5pm
Christmas Day: Closed
Boxing Day: Closed
Monday 28 December: 9am-8pm
Tuesday 29 December: 9am-8pm
Wednesday 30 December: 9am-8pm
New Year’s Eve: 9am-5pm
New Year’s Day: Closed
Saturday 2 January: 9am-7pm

A word from the store director

Rachael Aiken, director of Specsavers in Newcastle, said: ‘On behalf of the team here in store, I’d like to wish our customers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year when 2016 arrives.

‘We’re extremely excited for the year ahead in our new home here in Eldon Square Shopping Centre.

‘And don’t forget, we’re here to help you catch up with your routine eye tests while you have free time over the holiday season.’

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