Specsavers Blanchardstown has announced its new four-year sponsorship of the mini rugby teams at Coolmine Rugby Club in Ireland.

The practice has also provided the rugby players aged 12 years and under with 500 Specsavers branded water bottles, to ensure they stay hydrated during the upcoming season.

Kerril Hickey, practice partner, said: ‘We at Specsavers Blanchardstown are delighted to be able to give back to our local community and provide our local youth rugby club with much needed financial sponsorship. We are always keen to support local sports clubs and Specsavers Blanchardstown will continue with this tradition in the years to come. We look forward to supporting the Coolmine RFC and know the mini Youths team will represent us excellently.’