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2014

London’s first eye show – showcasing industry innovation

20th February 2014

This month I attended 100% Optical, the UK's inaugural eye show at London's ExCeL. Thousands of eye enthusiasts congregated for three days of displays, conferences, fashion events and workshops. Coinc...

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Sochi 2014: Jenny Jones Wins Historic First British Olympic Medal!

10th February 2014

I was delighted to hear of the bronze medal won by Jenny Jones yesterday. The first medal ever won by Team GB on snow. The Winter Olympics will never have the hysteria of the London Olympics, but I've...

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A vending machine for lenses? No thank you.

05th February 2014

Vending machines are great. You're thirsty or desperate for a quick snack in the middle of a busy day and there in the corner of your eye is a vending machine. Ideal. A pound coin in, a can of juic...

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Lensplates now available in the UK

31st January 2014

This is a one for all our optometrist readers. It's one of those times when you think "why hasn't anyone thought of this before now?" During contact lens exams when patients remove their contacts, ...

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The spread of infectious blindness must be halted

27th January 2014

I was saddened to read this story yesterday about trachoma, the leading cause of infectious blindness in the world. The most upsetting thing is that this village, where half of the people are at risk ...

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Open day success

24th January 2014

Thanks for coming! We have just about got back to normality after a fun-filled open day on Saturday. We'd love to say we've spent the week polishing off the cupcakes and Prosecco but, with over 150 of...

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Gene therapy breakthrough could improve sight

19th January 2014

After years of exploration, I was delighted to read that scientists at Oxford Uni have succeeded in restoring the sight in people with a form of degenerative eye disease. Choroideremia affects abou...

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Open day – Sat 18th Jan

09th January 2014

IF YOU’VE BEEN NEAR THE PRACTICE IN THE LAST WEE WHILE YOU’LL KNOW HOW PROUD WE ARE TO HAVE WON UK PRACTICE OF THE YEAR 2013 AND NOW ITS TIME TO CELEBRATE. We're having an open day and be delighte...

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