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Young children, when’s best?

Ever wondered at what age children should have their eyes tested? We have plenty of tests that can examine young children so don’t hesitate to ask us! We feel all children should have had a sight test by the time they’re five. You don’t always know when there is a problem so it’s worth getting […]

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My favourite visitors to the practice today!

Wearing their Pearce & Bowler Opticians hoodies!

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Helpers at the practice today!

So today, I brought my lovely children to the practice. They helped me out with lots of little jobs, they had their eyes tested, they went and bought themselves some sweeties at the local shop and they chatted with some of today’s patients. A fun part of today was taking selfies on the practice’s new […]

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Happy Valentine’s Day!

I found a lovely little tutorial to make these heart shaped glasses out of cereal boxes with my daughter today. Now I’m thinking of how much I would love a pair of heart shaped spectacles!! Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone! (Click here to see how to make some of these heart shaped glasses.)

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Half Term

Half term starts next week and we are already almost fully booked so do get in touch soon to book your appointments. Also, do remember that if you experience an acute or emergency eye problem, do get in touch. Even if we’re fully booked, we can usually see emergency appointments on the same day.

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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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Summer holidays are here!

Well here is the start of the Summer holidays! Just to let you all know, there will be the following changes to our opening hours this Summer – on Mondays we will be CLOSED and on Fridays we will only be open 2.00 – 5.30pm. The rest of the week’s opening hours remain the same […]

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New Disney FROZEN frames now in stock!

You may remember that we told you that we ordered the Frozen range of spectacles back in April. We are pleased to announce that they are now in! We have been very lucky to get them in as demand was unprecedented and stocks were so low. We won’t be able to get anymore in until […]

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Easter Eggs!

Well we are back now after a wonderful Easter break with our families. We hope you’ve had a lovely Easter and haven’t eaten too much chocolate!! As the children are off school for another week, it’s the perfect time to call in to get your child’s spectacles straightened, repaired or replaced in time for back […]

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A very happy Half Term!

We have been really happy to see so many children this half term, possibly our busiest school holiday yet! We have got loads of broken glasses repaired and ready for next week and ordered new ones for others too. The thing that has made us the happiest this week has been our young patients who […]

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