A CHIPPING Norton opticians is celebrating its branch of the year award from national high street retailer, Scrivens Opticians and Hearing Care.

The branch on High Street won the prestigious accolade after coming top of the branches in the central area to clinch the title at Scrivens’ annual conference and awards ceremony.

Manager Julie Dyer, who has worked at the branch for 31 years, said: “We’re delighted to win the award. Providing great customer service is key to our success and our customers appreciate this.”

The award is recognition for the team’s first class customer care, general positive attitude and expertise.

Commenting on the annual awards, Scrivens Opticians chairman Nicholas Georgevic said: “The success of our business is thanks to the fantastic people who work in our branches to deliver a great community and customer focused service. Congratulations to our Chipping Norton branch, they are a worthy winner.”

Scrivens Opticians and Hearing Care is a family run business which was established in 1938. It has 183 stores in England and Wales, with 1,000 employees. For more information, visit www.scrivens.com