Mental Health & Vision

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week, 2021, an annual event that recognises the importance of emotional wellbeing. In 2021, the theme is Nature, to encourage people to use fresh air & exercise as a source of wellbeing management. There are numerous links between vision loss, eye-sight problems, wearing glasses and our mental health. Interestingly, many of … Continued

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Children’s Eye Health

Children’s eye health has never been more important. Following over a year of lockdown restrictions, most children have faced a vast increase in screen-time and indoor play. Now they have returned to their classroom environment, many parents have reported they’ve noticed a change to their children’s eyesight. How to help keep your child’s eyes healthy: … Continued

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Sunglasses Spring/Summer 2021

The sun’s out and it’s time to prioritise protecting our eyes. We have a number of fantastic offers this spring from some of the designer sunglasses we stock in store. Radley London & O’Neill Sunglasses can both be purchased for only £60 per pair. Enjoy the experience of bespoke properly fitted sunglasses from one of … Continued

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Gift Vouchers

We’re delighted to now be offering Gift Vouchers. If you’re searching for a unique gift and would like to support a local independent business, then look no further. How Does It Work? Gift Vouchers can be purchased for any amount and can be redeemed against or contribute towards any product or service from Osmond Drake. … Continued

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Lockdown Eye Care Advice

The College of Optometrists has issued the following advice & guidelines to safeguard Eye Care & vision during Lockdown: During the pandemic you may have found that your screen time has increased as you stay indoors more. There is no evidence to suggest screen time damages your vision, however you may find it tiring to … Continued

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How Has The Coronavirus Affected Our Business?

We were pleased to contribute to Penarth News Nub project, providing answers regarding how we have adapted during the lockdown, the role we’ve played for the NHS and how Osmond Drake remains an integral part of Penarth’s community. 1. How has the coronavirus pandemic affected your business? We have been forced to cease all non-essential … Continued

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Covid-19 Update

LATEST UPDATE: 26th June 2020 From Monday 22nd June Optometry practices across Wales have been advised we can move to an Amber Phase guidance, meaning we can offer appointments to patients who are having problems with their vision. We currently have a waiting list and are going to prioritise patients who were cancelled at the … Continued

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Precautions for Coronavirus

Here at Osmond Drake, we always consider matters of hygiene as the utmost importance. Our patients’ eye-care and health are our priority. All members of staff always thoroughly wash their hands with anti-bacterial wash between each patient appointment and we maintain exceptionally high standards of cleanliness throughout our premises. With regards to the current Coronavirus … Continued

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Roald Dahl Eyewear Collection

‘The Journey Begins!‘ – James & The Giant Peach We’re very excited to welcome the wonderful world of Roald Dahl’s much loved characters to Osmond Drake, just in time for World Book Day, 5th March! Scrumdiddlyumptious Specs for kids featuring Willy Wonka, Matilda, Fantastic Mr Fox, James & The Giant Peach & The BFG! This … Continued

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Tiffany Eyewear Event

We’re delighted to welcome the Tiffany Rep and the internationally recognised brand of Tiffany to Osmond Drake this February! Free consultations, advice and expertise will be offered by this renowned jeweller and eyewear provider. All tiffany products purchased will receive a 25% discount and all attending will be entered into a draw to receive a … Continued

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