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]

Nick Rumney helps launch CAPTIV8 in Australia

15 July 2013
BBR’s Managing Director, Nick Rumney, was invited to assist with the launch of the patient education and marketing software, CAPTIV8, to the Australian optometry industry at ODMA 2013 held in Br... [More]

BBR Optometry invites local people to celebrate Community Opticians’ Day

4 July 2013
The Government’s newly formed Future High Streets Forum has been tasked with devising a strategy to help save Britain’s ailing high streets following the recent demise of well-known retail... [More]

Diabetic? Don’t leave your sight to chance

3 June 2013
Diabetes Week 2013 is taking place from 9th-15th June so we thought it timely for a brief reminder on the importance of regular eye examinations for everyone affected by the illness. Diabet... [More]

Overnight Vision Correction from BBR

22 May 2013
BBR Optometry has introduced another first for Hereford – the progressive practice located on St Owen Street now offers Ortho-K, otherwise known as Overnight Vision Correction (OVC) contact lens... [More]