Win designer sunglasses in our super Specsavers competition


THE Mingavie and Bearsden Herald has teamed up with Specsavers in Milngavie to offer readers the chance to win two pairs of designer sunglasses worth up to £250.

The prize includes a new pair of glasses from Specsavers’ extensive designer range.

The opticians is giving away one pair of men’s and one pair of woman’s designer sun specs.

Specsavers offers a range of designer sunglasses frames from top fashion brands including Nike, Quicksilver and Osiris.

All of these glasses can be made into prescription sunglasses.

Founded by Doug and Dame Mary Perkins in 1984, Specsavers is now the largest privately owned opticians in the world.

The couple still run the company with their three children.

The company has more than 1,600 stores throughout the UK, Ireland, the Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Denmark, Spain, Australia and New Zealand, and annual turnover for the Specsavers Group was £1.5 billion for 2010/2011 and is forecast to reach £1.6 billion in 2011/2012.

A total of 7.6m customers used Specsavers in 2011 – more than in any other year and stores now also supply hearing aids.

However glasses and contact lenses are the main business with more than one in three people who wear glasses in the UK buying them from Specsavers.

They stocks frames suitable for all occasions which come with Pentax single vision and scratch resistant lenses as standard.

Appointments can be made by visiting Specsavers at 20 Douglas Street Milngavie, or by calling on 0141 9553080.

For your chance to win one of the pairs of sunglasses, make sure you get your copy of this week’s Milngavie and Bearsden Herald, which is in shops now.