Good news for BBR Bunnies!

6 December 2013
Since 8th November 2013 BBR Optometry has been home to two furry little bunnies, as they were sadly left behind following an appointment. Although the bunnies have truly enjoyed being part of the pra... [More]

BBR Optometry patients benefit from overseas Fellowship

27 November 2013
Hereford based optometrist Neelam Patel has been awarded Fellowship of The American Academy of Optometry at this year’s annual meeting in Seattle - benefiting her employers, Aston University and... [More]

BBR Optometry reminds young drivers about regular eye tests for road safety

21 November 2013
BBR Optometry has issued a reminder to young drivers about the importance of regular eye examinations in support of Road Safety Awareness Week, following the findings of a recent survey carried out on... [More]


Education | Events

BBR Optometry reminds patients about the importance of retinopathy screening for World Diabetes Day

14 November 2013
Today is World Diabetes Day, an annual event that aims to raise awareness for individuals who suffer with this condition. Earlier this year BBR Optometry supported National Diabetes Week, by providin... [More]


Health Care

BBR Optometry Promote Local Pantomime Through Ticket Giveaway

12 November 2013
BBR Optometry has launched a local competition to give away tickets to this year’s pantomime performance of Cinderella at The Courtyard. As a Friend of The Courtyard, BBR Optometry receive... [More]



Colorimetry from BBR can help people with Dyslexia

17 October 2013
This week is Dyslexia Awareness Week. Dyslexia is most commonly characterised by difficulties with reading and spelling, although many individuals can also experience poor short term memory, maths dif... [More]


Health Care

'Get Your Eyes Tested' for World Sight Day

10 October 2013
10 October 2013 is an important date in the optometry calendar: World Sight Day. This global event created by the WHO (World Health Organisation) and IAPB (International Agency for the Prevention of B... [More]


BBR offers FREE retinal image scans for children to celebrate National Eye Health Week 2013

12 September 2013
St Owen Street based independent optometry practice, BBR Optometry, is offering a FREE retinal image scan to children as part of a wider eye examination to help promote National Eye Health Week 2013 (... [More]

ACUVUE introduces mobile app designed to help new contact lens wearers

19 August 2013
Johnson and Johnson Vision Care, the maker of ACUVUE contact lenses, has launched a new mobile app to help guide new wearers through the early days of using contact lenses. LENSPAL™ contai... [More]

Protect your eyes from summer sun

19 July 2013
Whilst the UK enjoys some long-awaited summer sun, BBR is keen to remind both sun-worshippers, and people going about their day-to-day business, of the importance of quality eyewear to protect against... [More]