Archive for November 2016

Local independent opticians voted best in UK by Which? magazine report

Which? magazine released its report on the Best and Worst Opticians Shops 2016 and once again your local independent opticians topped the tables.  89% of nearly 8,300 Which? members stated they were satisfied and would recommend their local independent opticians for eye testing.  More than eight in 10 would recommend them for buying glasses.  Independents…

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Optometry Today interviews Craig McArthur

Our optometrist Craig McArthur was interviewed last month by Optometry Today magazine as this months featured author. Craig regularly contributes to Optometry Today and Optician magazine with continual training and development articles aimed at furthering the knowledge of opticians and optometrists in the UK. CLICK HERE to read the article or read below: What is…

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100% Optical 2017 – Peter and Craig to deliver lecture

Our optometrists Peter Ivins and Craig McArthur have been invited once again to lecture at 100% Optical the UK’s largest optical event at the Excel Arena in London in February 2017. The pair will be delivering a lecture on the main stage to academics, optometrists, opticians,  optical assistants and practice owners from across the UK. …

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Nikon computer spectacles promotion

Nikon computer spectacle lenses may be the answer to your eye fatigue at work. The average UK worker spends on average around seven hours a day on a computer either in the office or working from home. The use of smartphones, smart watches, tablets and laptops at home further adds to the number of daily…

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New Zeiss Cirrus 5000 OCT

New OCT, visual fields and software…. When we opened our doors some 6 years ago we were the first practice in Europe to install the fully integrated photographic and OCT scanning system Forum from Carl Zeiss.  In the last few years in conjunction with Zeiss we have established the practice as a centre for excellence…

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