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Contact Lenses

Contact Lens Catastrophe – Brays to the rescue

I was visiting our friends who last year had moved to Two Dales, after frantically packing my things and jumping on the train to Chesterfield, I arrived at their house to be horrified that I had left my lenses and my glasses back in Kent. “Oh no” my weekend was ruined as without lenses or glasses I cannot see, my vision is terrible. …

August 2019 | by Mark Lewis – The Patient himself | 3 Min Read 

Titanium Frame

Titanium is our soul, and our story…

Blackfin and titanium, a unique story just like this metal.

We have been working with titanium for over twenty years and over this time we have learnt all the secrets of shaping it and the skills and techniques for enhancing every one of its properties …

July 2019 | 10 Min Read

Presbyopia

Presbyopia – The Optician Says…

As we get older, our bodies naturally struggle to do things that we once found easy. Many visual conditions can develop in older age, some more serious than others, but there are ways to mitigate the effects of declining sight. Between middle and old age, our eyesight naturally weakens and makes us unable to auto-focus on close up objects, a condition that’s known medically as presbyopia

July 2019 | By Harry | 7 Min Read

Patient Lindberg frame

Lindberg – Allowing one woman’s story to bring her eye wear close to her!

Every Lindberg frame is a statement about aesthetics, technical innovation and impeccable craftsmanship, when browsing through the range of frames it’s not difficult to see why Lindberg designs have won dozens of prestigious design awards

July 2019 | By Emma | 5 Min Read

Rayban-Sunglasses#

Choosing the right glasses for summer

With the change of seasons comes a revision of our wardrobes, hairstyles and cosmetics. One thing that glasses wearers tend to overlook however is their eyewear – both corrective glasses and sunglasses can be customised to accommodate for warmer weather. When choosing a reliable pair of glasses for the summer, speak to your optometrist and have the following considerations in mind…

June 2019 | By Harry | 9 Min Read

Hey fever – The Optician says…

Managing your vision during hay fever season

The warmer weather gives us the perfect excuse to get out of the office and enjoy the great outdoors – but for some people, this can be a mixed blessing. For those with hay fever symptoms, venturing outside when the pollen count is high (between March and September) paves the way for weeks of potential discomfort…

June 2019 | By Harry | 8 Min Read

Lindberg Glasses

What does Queen Elizabeth II and An American Super Model Have in Common?

If you Wear Glasses 7 Days a week You Need to Read This…

ANSWER : They both wear LINDBERG glasses. You may be thinking 1) What are the LINDBERG glasses AND 2) Who cares? Well…

My name is Amanda Toon, I am an Dispensing Optician specialising in unique eye wear. If you wear glasses full time, then over 2 years you will wear them for over 10,000 hours!…

May 2019 | By Amanda | 7 Min Read