A new opticians has opened its doors in Newton Mearns, providing ten new job opportunities and representing a £250,000 investment in the area.

Specsavers Newton Mearns opened in The Avenue Shopping Centre on Monday 4 September, providing locals with access to first class eyecare and hearing services.

Latest technology and equipment

The state-of-the-art store has two test rooms featuring the latest technology and equipment. As well as offering eyecare, advanced audiology services are also available with a dedicated hearing centre within the store.

The store is also home to an Independent Prescribers for the Newton Mearns area. Store director, Emma Robb, is qualified to prescribe medicines for minor eye conditions which will save local residents a trip to their GP.

A word from the store director

Ruth Lalor, store director at Specsavers Newton Mearns, said: ‘We are delighted to announce our plans for Specsavers’ arrival in Newton Mearns. It’s an exciting new venture which both the team and I are extremely passionate about.

‘We’re committed to providing the residents of Newton Mearns with the best optical and hearing services and we have one of the strongest offerings in the area when it comes to both of these.

‘We look forward to welcoming everyone into the store. Make sure you keep an eye out for details on our official launch party happening later this month.

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