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My Favourite Sunglasses for Summer 2018

Posted on 26th June 2018 in News

The sun is shining and it’s important to look after your eyes! Steven Whittaker, manager of A J Spurrett Opticians Blackburn, part of the Valli Opticians Group, shows his favourite his and hers shades for Summer 2018  

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All Eyes on Summer at Valli Opticians

Posted on 19th June 2018 in News

With the long hot days of summer before us all eyes are on the latest beach fashions – and a pair of bang on trend sunglasses combined with beach ready make-up, hair and nails, are a must. Huddersfield’s Valli Opticians is showcasing the latest designer sunglasses ranges at its ‘Beauty and the Beach’ events which […]

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From Saturday Girl to Optometrist – My Career Path

Posted on 18th June 2018 in News

by Eleanor Swystun, Optometrist at Valli Opticians practices in Almondbury and Lockwood in Huddersfield Everyone’s career in optometry starts differently. Some people want to become an optometrist because of their own experience in life, needing treatment from an early age or because they wear glasses. Other people ‘fall in’ to optometry because they didn’t get […]

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Video – How to Insert Your Contact Lenses

Posted on 14th June 2018 in News

Check out our Zoe’s handy advice on the correct way to insert your contact lenses

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My Top Three Designer Glasses Frames

Posted on 12th June 2018 in News

   by Samantha Eastwood, Optical Assistant at Valli Opticians Hebden Bridge With the amount of gorgeous glasses frames and sunglasses around at the moment I’m spoilt for choice. It’s been hard to whittle my favourites down to just three, but after lots of deliberations I’ve finally managed it. So, here goes: Ronit Furst First up […]

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Eyes on our…Samantha Eastwood

Posted on 4th June 2018 in News

In our new, ‘Eyes on’ feature, we’ll be chatting to some of our fabulous staff. Sam is Optical Assistant at our Hebden Bridge practice and has worked with Valli Opticians since 2013. What do you like most about your job? I like meeting new people and helping each person that comes through the door. I […]

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The Importance of Children’s Eye Health

Posted on 4th June 2018 in News

  by Nazmeen Ahmed, optometrist at A.J.Spurrett Opticians, Blackburn Reminiscing back to my early days of parenting, becoming a proud mother to my now nine-year-old daughter – undoubtedly my greatest achievement, I very clearly recall the life-changing moment she entered the world. That amazing feeling when you become hopelessly in love with a little human […]

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10 Steps to Keeping Eye Fit

Posted on 29th May 2018 in News

   by Melanie Hill of  Valli Opticians We all know the importance of eating well and keeping fit for good health – be it going to the gym, playing sport or taking regular brisk walks. But what about keeping our eyes fit? More than two million people in the UK are currently living with vision […]

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Sports glasses to keep you on top of your game

Posted on 21st May 2018 in News

  by Steven Whittaker, Branch Manager of A.J. Spurrett Opticians, Blackburn There are times when glasses and contact lenses can be somewhat inconvenient, for example the time I had my midlife crisis and returned to “aggressive” inline skating after taking 15 years off. It’s hard to skate in spectacles but without them I can’t see! […]

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Ronit Furst, founder of iconic eye wear brand, is visiting us!

Posted on 14th May 2018 in News

We’re really excited to announce that on Monday 21st May Ronit Furst, founder of Ronit Furst Eyewear, will be visiting our practices in Hebden Bridge and Cheadle Hulme. We have been stockists of Ronit Furst frames for a number of years now and love the colour and style they bring to the wearer. Each frame […]

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