A float sponsored by Specsavers in Stockport won best dressed float in the trade category at the town's annual carnival parade.

Theatre group

The float was for the local Kites theatre group, which gives the children of Stockport a chance to take part in a theatrical productions without the cost of a subscription to a drama school.

New curtains

As well as sponsoring the carnival float, Specsavers' contribtion to the group's funds will also go towards buying some new stage curtains for future productions.

Store director, Frances Prescott, said: 'It's wonderful to help out members of the local community and we were thrilled to see the float come top of its category at the carnival.'

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