Walking over hot coals for charity fund

DAREDEVIL staff from an opticians in North Shields walked across a fiery bed of hot coals in aid of charity.

Deborah Etherington and Amy Ellis braved the coals at Specsavers in Bedford Street, and raised £180 for Kidney Research UK.

Store manager Sean Buckley said: “The whole store got behind Deborah and Amy and we’re all very proud of their achievements.

“They did a great job and raised an excellent amount of money for a very worthwhile cause.”