Make A Spectacle Of Yourself For Charity!

Aldershot Town are supporting Specsavers Opticians’ annual Spectacle Wearer of the Year competition to raise money for anti-bullying charity Kidscape – and you could win a huge prize including £10,000 cash!

Specsavers will donate £1 to Kidscape for every entry submitted via their website by Sunday 3 July, with one overall winner receiving the title of Spectacle Wearer of the Year 2016. Their prize includes £10,000, a one-week holiday for two in New York courtesy of, a wardrobe of spectacles to the value of £1000, two-nights in London to attend the star-studded Spectacle Wearer of the Year Awards, a complete style makeover and a fabulous goody bag.

The Aldershot branch of Specsavers are also holding their own local competition, to find the Aldershot Spectacle Wearer of the Year, which The Shots will be attending as part of the judging panel on Thursday 30 June!

As well as submitting your entries via the Specsavers website, please post them to Twitter, tagging @specsavers, @kidscape and @officialshots, or tagging Aldershot Town Football Club on Facebook, so you can really make a spectacle of yourself!

Kidscape, founded in 1985, have worked tirelessly to promote their anti-bullying message and shine a spotlight on child protection issues for over 30 years. With an ethos that all children should be able to grow up in a world free from bullying and abuse, and that all adults should keep children safe and help them to reach their full potential, Kidscape’s mission is to ensure children live in a safe and nurturing environment. They provide training, support and advice to children, parents, schools and those in professional contact with young people, enabling people to gain knowledge and develop the confidence and skills to challenge abuse and bullying in all its forms. Visit for further details.