3 January 2018
As we celebrate a new year, many of us will resolve to improve our health or happiness. For many this may involve considering new spectacles or even a switch to contact lenses and BBR has some excitin... [More]
19 December 2017
Nick becomes first non-Irish trained optometrist to receive honour
BBR chairman Nick Rumney is both honoured and humbled to have been elected as a Fellow of the Association of Optometrists Ireland ... [More]
11 December 2017
Hereford has become home to the first optometry practice in the UK to have a revolutionary eye imaging device that can detect a wide range of retinal disorders and diseases.
Award-winning BBR Optomet... [More]
4 December 2017
BBR Optometry welcomes research into the global increase of myopia (short-sightedness) that recommends children spend more time outdoors to help them avoid having vision issues in later life.
At firs... [More]
27 November 2017
BBR Optometry accountant, Gemma Fosbrook, has been honoured for her achievements this year at the Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Professional Member Awards.
The ceremony held at the Gran... [More]
20 November 2017
Don't swerve a sight test is a campaign launched on 14th November by the Association of Optometrist (AOP) to encourage all drivers to have regular sight tests.
BBR Optometry is now heavily prom... [More]
13 November 2017
BBR Optometry is supporting World Diabetes Day on 14th November by reminding patients and members of the local community about the importance of regular eye examinations in preventing avoidable sight ... [More]
7 November 2017
On-street parking charges have been introduced in Hereford for the first time this month and non-disabled drivers will have to pay for short stays on streets in the city. St Owen Street, home to BBR O... [More]
1 November 2017
In October our very own dispensing optician and associate director Ruth Kettel took on the challenge of abseiling down the side of Leominster’s historic Priory Church. By taking herself over the... [More]
25 October 2017
An undercover Which? investigation into the quality of eye examinations has found that almost half of opticians investigated were not up to scratch – but the expert panel didn’t find one u... [More]