National Sunglasses Day raises awareness of eye protection

26 June 2017
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It’s National Sunglasses Day tomorrow (June 27) and here at BBR Optometry we want to remind patients and members of the wider community about the importance of wearing ultraviolet (UV) protectiv... [More]

Nick Rumney elected Vice-President of European Academy

20 June 2017
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Herefordshire-based optometrist Nick Rumney has been elected Vice-President of the European Academy of Optometry and Optics (EAOO) – a role he will serve until May 2019. The announcement was ma... [More]

New Tear Clinic being launched to offer specialist Dry Eye treatments

19 June 2017
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With figures showing that in England alone some 60% of people are suffering with symptoms of Dry Eye, BBR Optometry has decided to launch its own dedicated Tear Clinic. The clinic will benefit patien... [More]

Eye pressure tests crucial in detecting Glaucoma

16 June 2017
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BBR Optometry is supporting this year’s National Glaucoma Awareness Week (12-18 June 2017) campaign that aims to highlight the importance of regular eye examinations and eye pressure checks. Th... [More]

Laura Reece named Young UK Contact Lens Practitioner of the Year

15 June 2017
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BBR Optometry is delighted to announce that Hereford-based optometrist Laura Reece has scooped a national award and been named Young UK Contact Lens Practitioner of the Year. The accolade was announc... [More]

Regular eye examinations vital in fighting complications from diabetes

14 June 2017
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BBR Optometry is supporting Diabetes Awareness Week 2017 which runs until Saturday, June 17 by reminding patients and members of the local community about the importance of regular eye examinations in... [More]

There’s never been a better time to get Photofusion upgrade

8 June 2017
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With the sunny weather predicted to continue, there couldn’t be a better time to consider Photofusion self-tinting lenses - especially as BBR Optometry is currently offering a free upgrade. Thi... [More]

BBR Optometry extends patronage of local artists

24 May 2017
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BBR Optometry is delighted to be able to showcase the work of Worcester-based artist Edward Noott RBSA at its Hereford-based practice. The premises at 38 St. Owen Street were extensively refurbished ... [More]

Regular eye examinations crucial to maintaining good health

15 May 2017
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Almost 10 million Brits are at risk of losing their sight because they “can’t be bothered” to go for an eye examination, a new report reveals. The Vision of Britain report, commissi... [More]

BBR Optometry delight at retaining Investors in People Gold Standard

9 May 2017
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BBR Optometry is delighted to announce it has retained the Investors in People Gold Standard for 2017 following a comprehensive assessment. Hereford’s only independently-owned optometry practic... [More]

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