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Mayor praises optical team’s service

Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor Jim Montgomery paid a special visit to Specsavers in Castle Mall shopping centre to present Davin Quinn and the Specsavers team with a unique ‘services to the community’ certificate.   Specsavers was one of | more

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Fly in the face of…

A Leicester man thought the lasting irritation in his eye might have been from where he rubbed it. But the slit lamp revealed a fly the size of a pinkie fingernail Siddhant Majithia, an optometrist | more

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New TV ad makes the nation smile

The TV ad Something To Smile About debuted on UK TV on 12 October in a 7.45pm break during Coronation Street on ITV [and 11 Oct in Ireland] with a 30-second film with a series | more

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A jolly good fellowship

Andy Britton, optometrist and store director of Specsavers in Haverfordwest, Wales has been awarded a Fellowship of Optometry by the College of Optometrists – the college’s highest award, which recognises exceptional individuals who have made | more

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National Eye Health Week

A fourteen-year-old girl and her family from Hamilton, Scotland have praised their optometrist – who detected signs of a tumour behind her optic nerve, ultimately saving her sight. As the UK marks National Eye Health | more

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Advice provided about ‘Coronavision’

Increased laptop use, constantly checking mobiles and unwinding in front of the TV in the evening adds up to a lot of screen time in a 24-period. This has been called ‘Coronavision’ by tabloid newspapers and social media users. Specsavers has reacted by providing eye strain advice in the media to help prevent eye strain and irritation. | more