Archive for June 2017

Two new daily disposable lenses for astigmatism released

Rather excitingly for any of you who has astigmatism and wears contact lenses, two new daily disposable contact lenses for astigmatism have recently come to market. Like waiting for the proverbial bus “then two turn up at the same time” we have waited for many years for new daily disposable toric lenses to come to market.…

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Craig McArthur delivers lectures to IP Optometrists

Craig McArthur lectures at NES Independent Prescribing Conference, Stirling Our optometrist Craig McArthur was recently invited to speak at the Independent Prescribing Optometrist Conference in Stirling University organised by NES Scotland, the education and training body for NHS Scotland. Around 120 of Scotland’s IP optometrists attended the conference with lectures from some of the country’s leading…

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Craig and Asim visit Mark Ennovy in Madrid

Our optometrists Craig McArthur and Asim Sheikh recently visited Madrid, Spain on a research and consultancy trip with Mark Ennovy Contact Lenses. The pair visited the Mark Ennovy contact lens manufacturing facility in the outskirts of Madrid to view the technology behind Mark Ennovy’s bespoke contact lenses.  The trip offered Craig and Asim a chance…

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Peter Ivins delivers lecture to 700 Polish Opticians

Our optometrist Peter Ivins recently visited Warsaw, Poland to deliver a lecture to over 700 Polish Optometrists and Opticians. Peter delivered a series of lectures about contact lenses, took part in an expert panel discussion alongside some of the industry’s biggest names and held a master class fitting workshop.   Why was Peter Ivins in…

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Hycosan Dual – New eye drop on the market for allergic dry eye

Peter and Craig have been involved in specialist dry management for many years and see hundreds of patients per year in our dedicated dry eye and blepharitis clinic, as well as lecturing on the subject thought UK, Europe and further afield.  Craig has recently published a 7 part series in Optician magazine on the subject.…

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Designer Sunglasses from £99

We have put together an exciting range of designer sunglasses to keep you looking cool and protect your eyes from harmful UV light this summer. Every sunglass has been handpicked by our team of expert and highly experienced dispensing opticians to ensure our collection is up-to-date with latest fashion trends. There is no faceless head…

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Polarised sunglasses from £149

We have a fantastic range of polarised sunglass options available in both prescription and non-prescription with extensive ranges for adults, teens and kids. We firmly believe that everyone should own and wear a pair of polarised sunglasses.  Glare not only affects our quality of vision but can lead to discomfort and eye fatigue.  We have…

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