The Taunton Specsavers store has donated high visibility vests to local pupils.

Road Safety Week

Blackbrook Community Primary School and Staple Grove brownies received the vests ahead of Road Safety Week, an initiative by the Charity Brake.

Children are safe

Store director Emma Denham says: ‘We want to make sure that children are safe and visible at night as winter is fast approaching.

‘Since the clocks have changed and nights have got darker, we hope our donation will help keep parents’ minds at ease when they’re escorting their children to and from school.’


Brake is a national road safety charity which exists to prevent deaths and injuries which happen on roads on a daily basis, through campaigns and other funding. The charity also promotes safe and sustainable road use and effective road safety policies.

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