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SIGHT TEST EXPLAINED

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Every sight test is tailor-made depending on your needs and the methods your optometrist prefers to use. As well as an eye health check, a sight test might detect signs of underlying general health conditions, such as diabetes, high cholesterol and high blood pressure. Everyone should have a sight test every two years, or more often if your optometrist recommends …

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DON’T SWERVE A SIGHT TEST

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An estimated 2900 road casualties are caused by poor vision every year. We believe that we can all do more to help make our roads safer. The Don’t swerve a sight test campaign is about reminding all drivers to have regular sight tests. It’s the easiest way of making sure your vision meets the legal standard and is road safe. …

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DRIVING AND VISION

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  WHAT STANDARD OF VISION IS NEEDED FOR DRIVING? Car drivers (group 1) must meet the vision standards shown at the bottom of this page. Please also see the government website for driving eyesight rules and read guidance from the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA). Lorry and bus drivers (group 2) must meet more stringent eyesight requirements, with a …

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DVLA asks UK drivers to retake eye test

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UK drivers are being urged to test their eyesight after a DVLA survey suggested 50% of motorists were not aware of the minimum standards needed for a licence. Drivers must be able to read a number plate from 20m (65ft) away. But the agency’s survey found only half of drivers knew about the eye test and used it to regularly self-check, as …

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Crizal Sapphire UV

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We are one of the first practices in Britain to offer you this exciting new lens technology!  As technology progresses, light pollution accelerates at a similar pace. Uncontrollable light sources hit wearer’s glasses from all directions, which leads to increased visual discomfort. Crizal Sapphire UV successfully resolves this.

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A New Direction with SPECtacular frames!

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Well, I don’t know about you but we are all so excited about the New Year ahead… As a team we have spent a lot of time over the past few months trying to work out what our patients really want from a new pair of specs or sunglasses? We have always strived to be a little different at Judith …

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Seiko Watch winner

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Congratulations to Gareth Thomas for winning this month’s Seiko Watch! If you purchase Seiko lenses from us and register with them online, you’re automatically entered into the monthly Seiko Watch competition. So pick your lenses up today for your chance to win next month Seiko Watch!