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Fashion Show in Hebden Bridge

Posted on 19th November 2018 in News

Our Hebden Bridge practice is hosting SEEN – a fashion show with a difference on Thursday 29th November with Dragonfly Boutique. This follows last year’s popular event which saw our opticians practice packed with people and this year’s event looks set to be the same with only a few tickets left! There’ll be a more […]

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Road Safety Week: Does your vision meet the required standard for driving?

Posted on 19th November 2018 in News

  As it’s Road Safety Week we wanted to remind motorists of the importance of making sure their vision meets the required standard for driving. Current rules state that car drivers and motorcyclists (group 1) must be able to read (with glasses or contact lenses if necessary) a car number plate from 20 metres. It’s […]

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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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