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]

Don’t forget those sunglasses this Sun Awareness Week

8 May 2017
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As part of Sun Awareness Week 2017 (May 8th-14th) run by the British Association of Dermatologists to raise awareness of the importance of adequate skin protection against the sun, BBR wishes to remin... [More]

BBR chairman to share knowledge of OCT in Barcelona at Academy 2017

2 May 2017
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BBR chairman Nick Rumney is to be a keynote speaker at Academy 2017, a joint conference between the European Academy of Optometry and Optics (EAOO) and the Spanish national organization Consejo Genera... [More]

When a perfect stranger says ‘what fantastic spectacles’

26 April 2017
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When a long-standing BBR patient received compliments from complete strangers, she knew her decision to choose bespoke Tom Davies frames was the perfect choice. Lizza Henderson, a retired dietician w... [More]

There’s never been a better time to buy those new sunglasses

24 April 2017
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Now spring is really in the air and summer is just around the corner, it is more important than ever to remember the importance of quality sunglasses to protect against harmful UV rays – even he... [More]

DNEye® scanner helps put Emily on road to better vision at night

21 April 2017
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Even though BBR’s Trainee Dispensing Optician, Emily Davies (pictured) was struggling to see well when driving at night she knew prescription spectacles weren’t needed – but our stat... [More]

BBR supports local artist with three paintings in refurbished practice

18 April 2017
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As Hereford’s only independently-owned optometry practice, BBR is proud to be part of Herefordshire’s growing success – so when they wanted to purchase artwork for the recently refur... [More]

Good vision linked to mental well-being

7 April 2017
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World Health Day on April 7 this year focuses on mental health – and here at BBR Optometry we want to remind patients and members of the wider community how important good vision is to maintaini... [More]

BBR supporting Love Your Lenses Week

29 March 2017
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As part of Love Your Lenses Week (March 25-31), BBR Optometry is supporting the British Contact Lens Association (BCLA) and General Optical Council (GOC) campaign to ensure the millions of people wear... [More]

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