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Contact lens recycling – six months on

Posted on 8th November 2018 in News

Photo caption: Mathew Reeves, Assistant Manager at Valli Opticians Hebden Bridge, with one of the recycling boxes. It’s six months since Valli Opticians became the first in the country to offer contact lens recycling and the scheme is going from strength to strength. Despite being based in the North of England the opticians group has been […]

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Local MP supports Barradells Opticians’ ‘Red Book’ Campaign

Posted on 8th November 2018 in News

Mary Robinson, MP for Cheadle, is supporting a local optician’s practice in its campaign to raise awareness about the importance of children’s eye examinations. Barradells Opticians in Cheadle Hulme (part of the Valli Opticians Group) is campaigning for a greater emphasis on children’s eye health to be included in the Personal Child Health Record (commonly […]

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What are the tell-tale signs of poor sight in a child?

Posted on 29th October 2018 in News

    by Nazmeen Ahmed, Resident Optometrist at Valli Opticians Blackburn It is often difficult to tell if your child is having problems with their eyes, some children are more vocal than others and can pinpoint things you didn’t realise they knew about, whilst other children will not say a peep about anything. But, as […]

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Introducing Valli Essentials!

Posted on 16th October 2018 in News

We are delighted to introduce our Valli Essentials range This is our entry level range of spectacles designed for people looking for great quality glasses without the designer price tag. 2 PAIRS FOR £79 Need a pair for distance and a pair for reading? Do you require a spare pair? Are you a varifocals wearer […]

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Blackburn opticians embark on schools roadshow

Posted on 16th October 2018 in News

Staff at Blackburn’s AJ Spurrett Opticians have embarked on a schools roadshow to raise awareness of children’s eye health. Resident optometrist Nazmeen Ahmed and branch manager Steven Whittaker will be touring local schools to speak to pupils about how to look after their eyes. They kicked off the roadshow at Belthorn Academy and will be […]

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Valli Opticians embarks on schools roadshow

Posted on 15th October 2018 in News

  Valli Opticians has embarked on a schools roadshow to raise awareness of children’s eye health. Over the past two weeks Moin Valli, optometrist and managing director of Valli Opticians, has visited Honley Junior School, Honley Infant School, Netherton Infants School and Moldgreen Community Primary, all in Huddersfield, where he spoke to pupils about how […]

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What standard of vision is needed for driving a car or motorbike?

Posted on 9th October 2018 in News

How often do you check if you can read a car number plate that is 20 metres away? If you drive a car or motorbike then this check is something that you should do regularly to ensure your vision meets the required standard for driving. There are different rules that apply to lorry and bus […]

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Local MP supports Valli Opticians ‘Red Book’ Campaign

Posted on 9th October 2018 in News

Pictured above: Moin Valli and Andrea Jenkyns MP Andrea Jenkyns, MP for Morley and Outwood, is supporting a local optician’s practice in its campaign to raise awareness about the importance of children’s eye examinations. Andrea was invited to visit Valli Opticians in Outwood, Wakefield, to discuss their campaign for a greater emphasis on children’s eye […]

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Valli Opticians Hebden Bridge shortlisted for national award

Posted on 8th October 2018 in News

A Hebden Bridge business which recovered after the devastation of the 2015 Boxing Day floods has been shortlisted for a national award. Just six months after opening on Bridge Gate, in the centre of town, the Valli Opticians practice was devastated by the flooding which also caused misery for thousands of people across Calderdale as […]

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Valli Opticians Hebden Bridge shortlisted in national awards

Posted on 1st October 2018 in News

We are delighted that our Valli Opticians practice in Hebden Bridge has been shortlisted for Practice of the Year for the 2019 AOP Awards. Please vote for us! Our busy practice in the beautiful West Yorkshire town of Hebden Bridge provides excellent eye care as well as offering a great place for community events from […]

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