A Sudbury opticians was celebrating recently after a student it has been supporting graduated from university.
Rebecca Webb of Drage and Tozer Opticians graduated from Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge as a dispensing optician.
Sandra Tozer, owner of the local opticians said: “We were confident supporting Rebecca through her degree that she would be successful and she has done us proud.”
Mrs Tozer said she was very popular with patients for her relaxed and knowledgeable style.
Mrs Webb, who lives in Great Cornard, said: “I have really enjoyed the course and love dispensing paediatrics and the more complicated prescriptions.”
She began at the firm as a receptionist eight years ago and, sponsored by them, completed her degree this year.
Mrs Webb, who works full time at the practice, is currently on maternity leave.