Following the great success of our Open Day showcasing the full range of Maui Jim sunglasses we are pleased to announce the winner of our draw for a free pair! The lucky winner is Scott Andrews of Bristol who will be able to choose his pair from the full range of what are probably the … Continued
There is growing concern about an increase in the numbers of people worldwide that are developing myopia which predicts that, if the current rate continues, by 2050 half the world will be myopic. Great news for opticians I hear you say but that is a (excuse the pun) very short- sighted view. As eye care … Continued
Vision and reading are inevitably closely linked, occasionally reading difficulty can occur even with 20/20 vision. Because reading is a skill that can give pleasure right throughout our lives, we always support anything that promotes literacy. This year’s World Book Day is on 1st March and we have joined with the Specs Network to offer … Continued
Please note that our practice will close for the Christmas period at 1.00pm. on Saturday 23rd December and we will re-open again at 8.15am. on Tuesday 2nd January. We would like to wish all of our patients a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
At this time of year we often think about our friends and family and consider how lucky we all are to be healthy and generally worry free. But that is not the case for everyone and this year we want to help local people who, for whatever reason, may find they are struggling to make … Continued
In the UK we have amongst the most lax requirements for driving vision standards of anywhere in Europe. Under the existing law, drivers must undergo an initial number plate test when taking a driving exam, then a self-declaration for renewing licences thereafter. This means a 17-year-old who can read a number plate from 20 metres … Continued