BBR saves sight of Hereford woman after detecting Glaucoma

14 March 2017
A Hereford woman whose eyesight was saved thanks to the intervention of BBR Optometry wants to raise awareness of the Primary Eyecare Acute Referral Scheme (PEARS) that is available to patients throug... [More]

Dispensing optician training for contact lens speciality

28 February 2017
BBR Optometry is delighted to announce that dispensing optician Magda Peppa is currently training for a contact lens speciality. This training, once completed, means Magda will be able to fit and sup... [More]

BBR proud to still be at forefront of cutting-edge technology

17 February 2017
As the only practice in Herefordshire to have an optos retinal scanner, BBR Optometry is delighted to learn that this pioneering technology is now celebrating 11 years since it was recognised with the... [More]

Find perfect Silhouette Eyewear for your personality at March open day

14 February 2017
BBR is delighted to invite all patients and members of the wider Herefordshire community to our Silhouette Eyewear Open Day on Tuesday, March 28, from 8.45am until 7pm. Since 1964 Silhouette has... [More]

Why not ‘road’ test the new spectacle lenses from Rodenstock?

20 October 2016
BBR is delighted to announce that its patients can now benefit from the latest lenses specially designed to make driving easier and safer – Rodenstock Road. These lenses have been developed for... [More]

BBR’s bespoke Tom Davies spectacles winner gains new lease of life!

4 July 2016
BBR Optometry’s special event showcasing the full range of bespoke Tom Davies spectacles has given one lucky Herefordshire woman a whole new lease of life! Carolyn Steele, 73, from Marden, near... [More]

BBR meets stars of Strictly!

10 June 2016
BBR Optometry’s Chairman, Nick Rumney, and Dispensing Optician, Ruth Kettel, have got in to the spirit of Strictly Come Dancing a little early this year – having won an auction prize to me... [More]

Jessica developing better eye care treatment for vulnerable patients

19 March 2016
BBR optometrist Jessica MacIsaac (pictured)  is working on developing a better eye care treatment plan for vulnerable groups of patients as part of her studies for a PhD at Aston University. Jes... [More]

BBR supports Macular Society

2 March 2016
We have recently been thanked by the Macular Society for donating £100 to them.This charity helps people affected by macular disease – the most common cause of sight loss in the UK –... [More]

What is causing my eyelid to twitch?

27 February 2016
Eyelid twitching, or mykoymia as it is known medically, can be irritating for some people, leaving them with an irrepressible urge to blink. It can strike without warning and make people look as thoug... [More]