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Eyes and ears on Specsavers Longford

20 October, 2016
Specsavers Longford is delighted to announce the official launch of the state of the art Hearing Centre
Specsavers Longford is delighted to announce the official launch of the state of the art Hearing Centre

Continuing its commitment to improve the services it offers to the local community, Specsavers Longford is delighted to announce the official launch of the state of the art Hearing Centre in the Ballymahon Street store.

Family fun day

To celebrate, Specsavers Longford will be hosting a family fun day for the community to enjoy, on Saturday, 22 October from 12pm.

Guests at the launch will be treated to light refreshments as they peruse the store and browse the fantastic products and hearing services on offer. To add colour and excitement to the occasion, the store will be decorated with a balloon arch and there will be two men on stilts on the day to entertain all those in attendance. There will also be a special appearance from the giant Specsavers ear mascot.

Tradition of excellent service

The team is delighted to provide hearing as well as optical services to the people of Longford, with a dedicated hearcare room and sound proofed hearing booth in store. Speaking of the launch, highly trained audiologist and hearing director at Specsavers Longford, Lynn Morris said: ‘In keeping with the tradition of excellent service together with value for money, which has been part of the ethos of the store, we have now expanded into the realm of Hearcare.’

Hearing centre

No longer just experts in eye health, Ms Morris comments that Specsavers Longford Hearing Centre ‘provides a comprehensive test and fit service with qualified and caring professional service and follow up.’ The store provides the people of Longford and its surrounding areas with a comprehensive audiological service which includes an initial free assessment, free aftercare, full back up service together with a 90 day ‘no quibble’ return guarantee. The Longford hearing centre has an Audiologist in store Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, with a hear care assistant in store six days a week. The Longford store is open Monday to Saturday, 9:30 – 18:00, with late night opening Thursdays.

Specsavers hearing centres provide free, three-minute hearing screenings, with no need to book a full appointment and no obligation to buy. As store director Keith McCallion comments, ‘We’re very pleased to be offering the people of Longford and surrounding areas the opportunity to avail of a free hearing test and to have any questions they may have answered. ’ The screener lets customers know whether they would benefit from having a full hearing test, which takes about one hour.

Complete hearing package

The Longford hearing centre boasts hi-tech facilities and all Specsavers digital hearing aids are sold as part of a complete hearing package. From the starting price of €750 this includes:

• Two hearing aids at one low price

• Four years’ worth of batteries

• Four year guarantee (representing a two year extension to the manufacturer’s guarantee)

• Telecoil / auto-telephone • Directional microphones

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