Event has both eyes on the prize

Glasses wearers in Ashington are being reminded time is running out to enter a competition to win a holiday to St Lucia and attend a celebrity awards evening.

Specsavers in Ashington is taking part in the company’s Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition.

Darren Walker, store director at Specsavers in Ashington, said: “Whatever your reason for wearing glasses, we want to meet you and get you in with a chance of winning this fantastic prize.

“And it’s not about modelling, it’s about being a proud specs wearer.”

There are four age categories – 16 to 24; 25 to 39; 40 to 59; and 60+ – plus a Facebook favourite voted for by the public.

A winner from each category will win a VIP makeover and attend the final in London on September 10.

Entries can be submitted online at www.specsavers.co.uk/loveglasses while entry forms are available instore.