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Welcome to our blog section where we aim to keep you up to date with all the latest in eye care, health and interesting facts.

If you have a specific topic you would like us to cover, please get in touch.

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12 Jan 2018

Today is the first day that I haven’t had to wear some form of visual correction to give me clear distance vision since I was 7 years old. 48 years of reliance on glasses an ...

23 Dec 2017

I have always been keen to be able to offer the most modern technology available to our clients. In the summer I invested in a Phoro pter for the large consulting room to r ...

14 Sep 2017

Following Lewes’ departure at the end of March to pastures new, life has been a bit hectic, to say the least. We have had three record months and I have been trying to catch ...

19 Jul 2017

Information issued by the Association of Optical Practitioners: Most parents worry how much time their child is spending on digital devices. Here are the facts about screen ...

23 Feb 2017

Cléophée our daughter is currently in Year 12 at Strode College, and her tutors recently asked her to think about what sort of career she would like to follow. This got m ...

19 Jan 2017

Most of us are aware that driving at night is more challenging than driving in the daytime. We make natural compensations for this as we drive but it is a fact that more road ...

15 Dec 2016

Well we had our staff Christmas Party last week at the Charlton House Hotel. Unfortunately Lewes was double booked and couldn’t join us, but we had a great time anyway. ...

09 Nov 2016

I would like to give you an insight into why we do some things the way that we do. In this issue I am going to concentrate on the ’eyewear selection’ process. The Eyewe ...

05 Oct 2016

So we are back from holiday and raring to go. Our 30 year birthday event kicks off in the last week of September with a fantastic offer on lenses, supported by our lens sup ...

16 Jun 2016

About 20 of our clients attended a lecture on cataracts and cataract surgery given by Roger Baer, ophthalmologist atBath RUH and CircleBath. The talk was preceeded by drin ...

12 Jun 2016

‘Are you in, or are you out?’ It was bedtime and I was addressing Buffy our 14 year old black and white cat who was cautiously eyeing the wide open front door I was hol ...

10 Jun 2016

Chris Young: I am just putting together our next newsletter and I would be grateful if I could do a little market research on here please. If you had the opportunity to ask m ...

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