optician delivers safety boost to school pupils
at a school near Burnham-On-Sea will be seen more clearly this
winter thanks to a donation of high-visibility vests from a local
Specsavers store in Burnham High Street has donated 25 hi-visibility
vests to youngsters at East Brent Pre-School, helping them to
stand out when walking to and from school during the darker months.
that the nights have drawn in we wanted to do something which
would help children be seen more easily and stay safe this winter,"
says Rama Venkat, store director at Specsavers in Burnham.
really proud to have donated the vests to East Brent Pre-School
and wed love to hear from any other schools or groups who
could put these vests to good use."
Allen, pre-school manager at East Brent Pre-School, added: "Its
lovely of Specsavers to have made this donation for our children.
As well as making sure they are seen, the vests encourage the
pupils to learn more about road safety, which is really important
when they are out and about."
you are a local school or group and would like to benefit from
some free hi-vis vests, please get in touch with Faye Crawford
at the store. This donation forms part of Specsavers support
as a co-sponsor of Road Safety Week. The annual
event, which is organised by Brake, is an opportunity to inspire
communities to take action on road safety and raise awareness
of life-saving messages.