Natural horn frames offer a luxurious and ethical addition to your wardrobe

13 July 2017
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BBR Optometry now offers these natural horn frames from Tom Davies which are an ethical product and come from a sustainable resource as by-products of the farming process in India and Africa.  D... [More]

Ruth seeks support for 100ft charity abseil

10 July 2017
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BBR Optometry’s dispensing optician and associate director Ruth Kettel has her sights set on supporting yet another charity this year by signing up to abseil down Leominster’s historic Pri... [More]

Tour de France riders wear Bolle for ultimate protection

7 July 2017
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With the 2017 Tour De France underway, BBR Optometry is delighted to stock Bolle sunglasses as worn by riders in teams AG2R La Mondiale and Katusha-Alpecin Katusha to offer ultimate protection during ... [More]

See our Maui Jim sunglasses serving up Wimbledon success

30 June 2017
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The world’s eyes will be on tennis as Wimbledon starts on Monday and BBR Optometry is delighted to stock Maui Jim sunglasses as worn by court officials and staff working at the prestigious tourn... [More]

BBR Optometry supports Macular Week 2017

29 June 2017
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With the recent news that a macular condition has led much-loved cricket commentator Henry Blofeld to announce his retirement, BBR Optometry is urging patients and members of the wider community to ra... [More]

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]

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