Specsavers on High Street, Newport is on the move, as store directors confirm the business is relocating to a unit next to the new Friars Walk development this December.

Next to development

The Specsavers store will be relocating from 38b High Street to Unit 2 Austin Friars, off Commercial Street, within close proximity of the multi-million pound retail development, Friars Walk.

It will continue to offer both optical and audiology services to the Newport community seven days a week from its new 700m2 home.

‘Enjoyed a successful tenure’

Jason Williams, store director of Specsavers in Newport, said: ‘We have enjoyed a successful 27-year tenure on High Street, but in order to continue to offer our customers the very best customer experience, and to meet the demands of our growing business, we need a larger premises to service our customers’ eye and hearcare needs.

‘It’s a very exciting time as we gear up to relocate just a short walk away from the Friars Walk development and look forward to welcoming our customers to the new store this November.’

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