Specsavers in Stockton recently raised almost £1,000 to help vulnerable people in the UK and across the world.

During this year’s fundraising campaign for Comic Relief staff sold special ‘waving glasses’ and also held a bake sale - sales were strong, generating £967, suggesting customers of at High street optician’s have a sweet tooth, especially when it’s for charity!

Helping those in need

Sarah Dimuccio, store director, said: ‘I’d like to say ‘thank you’ to my team and our fantastic customers.

'Comic Relief improves the lives of vulnerable people both across the world and here in the UK, so every single pound they raised will help someone who truly needs it.’

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