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A bit of Christmas fun!

So, quite early this morning we were approached by an elf (pictured here with Clare) the elf is a patient of ours who wanted us to help him with a Christmas prank on his friend, who was visiting us today for the first time. Our mission was to get a photo of the friend wearing […]

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Christmas Opening Hours

With Christmas drawing ever closer, here are details of our festive closure! We are open Monday, December 21st 9.00am – 12.30pm. Tuesday 22nd December 2.30pm – 5.30pm and Wednesday, December 23rd 9.00am – 12.30pm. We are CLOSED on Christmas Eve and we will stay closed until Monday, January 4th when we will be open 9.00am […]

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Blinxen the Christmas Blinx!

We just wanted to show you the Christmas addition to the Blinx charms range.. Blinxen! As you can see, Blinxen looks fab on children’s or adult’s glasses and Francesca (who was wearing contact lenses yesterday) is wearing him on her purple Blinx wrist band. (Purple to match her hair!) Blinxen, the rest of the Blinx […]

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Visit from Josh!

Always good to see Josh from William Morris when he pops in. Even better when he brings us a bottle of red wine. Come to think of it, we got given lots of wine this Christmas by business contacts and some patients – so thank you if that was you! In case you ever wonder.. […]

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December opening hours

Just to keep you informed, we have decided to stay closed on Saturdays through December. We will be open every Friday as usual from 2.00pm to 6.30pm so weekly late Friday appointments are still available.

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Teddy keeping me company!

So this delightful little chap is currently keeping me company at my desk. I think his companion might have brought him in and Teddy may have got so engrossed in the optician themed books we have at Children’s corner that he forgot to go home with his family. I saw him on the desk at […]

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A big thank you

As most of you know, my brother Craig died unexpectedly on November 6th. He was only 31, so losing him has been an awful shock for my family that we will struggle to recover from. I have mostly been away from the practice since we first found out Craig was in a serious condition on […]

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Sad news

We are devastated to share with you that sadly, Francesca’s brother died last week. This is why you may have noticed that Francesca has not been here. Francesca will hopefully be back in practice in a fortnight’s time as she has been spending time with her family. In the meantime, you will notice some changes […]

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A VERY busy half term!

Well Clare and I are extremely tired after our busiest half term yet. We can’t believe that Clare managed to see 22 of you yesterday alone! We have decided to treat ourselves to a dinner tonight at the lovely Mezza Luna on City Road. We have ordered our food but we’re just about to tuck […]

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Pharmacy students

If you were at the practice over the last two weeks you may well have noticed that we had some new faces with us. We’ve had four students from Cardiff University who are studying Pharmacy, and they have been here to see how health professionals communicate with patients in a busy setting. We hope that […]

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