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Specsavers and RNIB launch eye health campaign

19 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

A two-week campaign will react to cultural events

A smartphone summer

19 September 2017 by Emily McCormick

Kids spend two and a half days on smartphones and tablets during summer months, Optical Express research finds

Dramatic findings

14 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

Doug Perkins spoke to OT  at the launch of a Specsavers and RNIB report, which revealed that one in five people will live with sight loss in their lifetime

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No7 appoints new clinical support manager

20 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

The appointment will support practices with specialist contact lens fitting and orthokeratology

Avizor UK appoints new country manager

06 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

Gary Daniels has joined to head up the manufacturer of eye drops and contact lens solutions company’s UK and Ireland business

Mark’ennovy and Brien Holden Vision Institute announce partnership

05 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

A new contact lens for myopia management and presbyopia will be developed

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Silhouette appoints new managing director

20 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

Perry Moore succeeds David Chalmers at the eyewear company

TD Tom Davies brings production to the UK

19 September 2017 by Emily McCormick

Eyewear brand expands with the opening of a new factory which coincides with its 15th anniversary

Enhanced driving performance

16 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

Essilor’s new lens is designed for driving during night-time, lower light and challenging weather conditions

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Charity to host second Professional Conference

21 September 2017 by Emily McCormick

The Macular Society will host the one-day event for a second year following positive feedback in 2017

Special delivery partnership

21 September 2017 by Emily McCormick

NEHW organisers announce postmark collaboration with Royal Mail

Left in the dark

20 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

Eye health experts have warned that avoidable sight loss is a growing problem as National Eye Health Week gets underway

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The move in optometry to adopt new technology is growing

20 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

Optos has been providing ultra-widefield imaging devices for 25 years. Vice-president of European sales, Gareth Steer, explains the company’s key milestones

A quarter of people feel uncomfortable during sight tests

19 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

A Mainline Instruments survey has revealed the parts of a sight test that people dislike the most

Bookings open for National OCT Conference

19 September 2017 by Andrew McClean

Topcon’s annual event offers a total of 13 CET points