WE ARE HAVING A BRAND NEW LOOK!

So this is some exciting news we have been dying to tell everyone, our practice will be getting a new look for 2019. It was just about 2 years ago where we began to think about modernising the practice and bringing it in to the 21st century, the planning stages began the middle of last … Continued

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Selfie tips for spectacle wearers

Selfies have become a normal way of sharing who we are on social media. By following a few simple tricks anyone can create the right pose and utilise lighting to create a great selfie, but for spectacle wearers getting a great selfie right is more of a challenge.  So what do you do if you … Continued

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Silhouette Frames

Beauty based on harmony. And on self-confident individuality. Silhouette eyewear creates perfect unity with the wearer and, as a result, allows the wearer’s individual beauty and strong personality to shine. The most demanding requirements in terms of design and quality combine with the demand to bring the world closer to the wearer. Silhouette is a … Continued

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Bonfire Night Eye Safety

Happy Bonfire night from everyone at Osmond Drake Opticians! We hope you have a fun and safe night full of fireworks, sparklers and toffee apples! Bonfire night can be fun, but many people every year are injured by fireworks and sparklers. Nothing ruins a night more than a trip to A&E for a painful eye … Continued

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Don’t give your sight a fright this Halloween

It’s that time of year again and we are all busy getting ready for our annual pumpkin carving competition at Osmond Drake Opticians! Drop into the shop to vote for your favourite pumpkin design and claim your sweets on the 31st of October, or you can vote for your favourite on Facebook! Halloween is a … Continued

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Come and Celebrate With Us!

This year is a big year for us, we are officially 60 years old!  To celebrate this momentous milestone we are holding a special Birthday Open Day.  We would like to invite all of our patients both past and present to come a join us on our special day. Throughout the day we will be … Continued

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The Importance of Responsible Contact Lens use

You may have seen in the news recently that several people have had eye infections to do with their contact lenses, for example in the Metro: https://bit.ly/2OTdgEI  Wearing contact lenses does come with a slightly increased risk of eye infection, but if you are careful and follow the advice given by your optometrist and attend your … Continued

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Spectacles for Children

So you’ve been told your child needs glasses, but you don’t want to spend a fortune on them because they are children after all.  They could lose them, break them or generally miss treat them so what is the point in spending a lot of money on them in the first place? Well did you … Continued

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Sight Tests For Children

Children are not aware that they may have trouble with their vision, think about it. They have only ever seen things the way they do and they don’t know any different so why would they be concerned about it?  When your child is born routine tests are done which can detect some eye problems, but … Continued

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NEW RAYBAN RANGES AVAILABLE

We have some brand new frames added to our RayBan range in the practice, along with of course some of the already more popular styles like the Wayfarer and the Clubmaster. Our new stock includes everyday ophthalmic spectacles and sunglasses with every frame being well designed and available in a variety of colours. Every frame is … Continued

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