Potential blindness prevented by an eye examination at a Hereford optometrist

25 April 2018
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A Hereford optometrist spotted a retinal tear that could have led to serious eye damage or even blindness in a Shropshire patient’s eye A Shropshire man could have potentially lost his sight in... [More]

Hereford dispensing optician gets to spend a day with spectacle designer Tom Davies

22 March 2018
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Award-winning eyewear designer Tom Davies meets BBR’s Ruth Kettel It’s not every day you get to meet a global, award-winning designer. But that’s what happened to Ruth Kettel, a dis... [More]

Eye test charts will make a difference to Zimbabwean children

26 February 2018
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Hereford’s BBR Optometry delivers specialist eye charts to Zimbabwe A set of specialist eye examination charts have arrived safely in Zimbabwe as part of a programme to help the visual needs ... [More]

Handcrafted to perfection to suit you

14 February 2018
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Get your diary and out and make sure you keep Tuesday, 6 March free. BBR is delighted to invite all patients and members of the wider Herefordshire community to our FLEYE Copenhagen Open Day between 8... [More]

Parking meters come in to play on St Owen Street

7 November 2017
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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]

Independents found to offer thorough eye examinations

25 October 2017
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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]

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]

World class research optometrist from Hereford helps launch MiSight to Herefordshire kids at BBR Optometry

6 March 2017
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BBR Optometry is delighted to announce that it is one of the first practices in the UK to offer MiSight, a revolutionary new contact lens clinically proven to reduce myopic development in children and... [More]

Free PhotoFusion lens upgrade until the end of June

25 May 2016
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BBR Optometry is delighted to announce that it is now offering a free upgrade to PhotoFusion self-tinting lenses from leading manufacturer, ZEISS – worth up to £70. PhotoFusion self-tinti... [More]

Nick Black shortlisted for Opticians Award’s Contact Lens Practitioner of the Year

20 February 2016
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BBR Optometry optician Nick Black has been shortlisted for the prestigious Optician Awards 2016 in recognition of his work in the growing area of contact lenses. Nick has been named a finalist in the... [More]

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