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  • BBR chairman supports programme to reduce blindness
    BBR chairman Nick Rumney has been supporting efforts by CooperVision, Optometry Giving Sight and India Vision Institute (IVI) to ensure underprivileged children in India receive eye examinations and free spectacles as needed. Nick travelled to Hyderabad to attend the second World Congress of Optometry, being held from September 11-13 with the theme “Accessible, quality vision and eye health". As ...
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  • BBR looking forward to working with global leader at Tear Clinic
    As one of only 10 practices in the UK offering LipiView and Lipiflow treatments, BBR Optometry is looking forward to working with Johnson & Johnson, the global leader in eye health, following its acquisition of TearScience. Ashley McEvoy, Company Group Chairman at Johnson & Johnson, said: “The acquisition of medical device manufacturer TearScience, dedicated to evaluating meibomian gland health a...
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  • Ensure eye examinations up-to-date in Migraine Awareness Week
    As part of Migraine Awareness Week (September 3-9), BBR Optometry would like to remind patients and members of the wider community about the importance of regular eye examinations if you suffer from regular headaches. Migraines can be very debilitating for those who suffer from them and have an estimated global prevalence of 14.7% equating to around one in seven people. Symptoms can be diverse, i...
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  • BBR delight at being named finalist for two Hereford BID Business Awards
    BBR Optometry is delighted to announce that Hereford’s only independently-owned optometry practice has been named as a finalist in two categories at the inaugural Hereford BID Business Awards 2017. The practice has been shortlisted as both Independent Business of the Year and Employer of the Year. Nick Rumney, chairman at BBR Optometry, says: “I am delighted that we have reached the final of this...
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  • New report reveals growth of ocular surface disease
    BBR Optometry welcomes a ground-breaking report that has updated the classification and diagnosis of Dry Eye Disease as new figures reveal the condition affects hundreds of millions of people worldwide. The Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society (TFOS), a global leader in eye health education, published the report in the peer-reviewed journal The Ocular Surface which revealed that Dry Eye, or ocular ...
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  • Natural horn frames offer a luxurious and ethical addition to your wardrobe
    BBR Optometry now offers these natural horn frames from Tom Davies which are an ethical product and come from a sustainable resource as by-products of the farming process in India and Africa.  Daniel Read, practice manager at BBR Optometry, explains: “Every horn frame from Tom Davies is as unique as a fingerprint, with a pattern and texture that won’t ever recur naturally twice. “Horn is a wonder...
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  • Shocking find shows importance of proper contact lens care
    News that a British woman had to have a cataract operation cancelled because surgeons found 27 contact lenses stuck in her eye serves to highlight the importance of regular care when wearing them. Nick Black, BBR Optometry’s contact lens specialist, says: “This really is a shocking case and shows how important it is for everyone considering wearing lenses to fully understand the care that is need...
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  • Time to get those perfect SunProtect sunglasses
    BBR Optometry is delighted to stock the Rodenstock SunProtect Prescription Sunglass Collection which combine German engineering and stylish design to make these sun specs a 'must have' companion for the summer season.  Specially created so they appeal to a wide age range, all Rodenstock SunProtect sunglasses are available with prescription sun lenses, including a comprehensive range of single vis...
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  • Buy quality Impression lenses in August and get second pair of lenses for free
    Rodenstock’s Impression® lenses are some of the best available, giving the sharpest possible vision whether in varifocal or single vision lenses, and BBR Optometry is proud to offer them. To celebrate the company’s 140 year milestone and to enable patients to benefit from these fantastic lenses, anyone that purchases Impression® lenses throughout August can receive a second set of lenses into a n...
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  • New Tear Clinic launch proves success
    BBR Optometry’s new Tear Clinic launch was a great success with 33 patients attending of which more than half then went on to book full consultations. The clinic was launched because figures show that in England alone some 60% of people are suffering with symptoms of ocular surface disease which is characterised by having sore, gritty and watery eyes triggered by daily activities such as computer...
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  • Why not follow your sporting dreams and try contact lenses?
    The eyes of the world will be on London again this August as the city hosts the 2017 World Athletics Championships – and there has never been a better time to follow GB’s top competitors and discover how contact lenses can improve sporting performance. Heptathlon medal hopeful Katarina Johnson-Thompson, 24, is an astigmat, so as a brand ambassador for Acuvue she has been fitted with Oasys 1-Day f...
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  • Sunglasses ensure players tee off to perfection
    With the world’s most prestigious golf tournament, The British Open, teeing off at Royal Birkdale tomorrow (July 20), the golfers taking part will hope their sunglasses give them the edge when competing for the famous Claret Jug. Golfers wear sunglasses not only to protect their eyes from harmful UV rays but also to sharpen their field of vision and reduce eyestrain, allowing them play at their b...
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  • Natural horn frames offer a luxurious and ethical addition to your wardrobe
    BBR Optometry now offers these natural horn frames from Tom Davies which are an ethical product and come from a sustainable resource as by-products of the farming process in India and Africa.  Daniel Read, practice manager at BBR Optometry, explains: “Every horn frame from Tom Davies is as unique as a fingerprint, with a pattern and texture that won’t ever recur naturally twice. “Horn is a wonder...
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  • Ruth seeks support for 100ft charity abseil
    BBR Optometry’s dispensing optician and associate director Ruth Kettel has her sights set on supporting yet another charity this year by signing up to abseil down Leominster’s historic Priory Church. Ruth, who has already taken part in sponsored cycle challenges in the UK and abroad, is always grateful for the many patients who support her fund-raising efforts. The abseil down the 100ft tower wil...
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  • Tour de France riders wear Bolle for ultimate protection
    With the 2017 Tour De France underway, BBR Optometry is delighted to stock Bolle sunglasses as worn by riders in teams AG2R La Mondiale and Katusha-Alpecin Katusha to offer ultimate protection during the 21 stages of the race. These sunglasses shield the rider’s eyes from bright sunlight and harmful UV rays as well as offering protection from the wind, rain, dust, grit and bugs that can impair vi...
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  • See our Maui Jim sunglasses serving up Wimbledon success
    The world’s eyes will be on tennis as Wimbledon starts on Monday and BBR Optometry is delighted to stock Maui Jim sunglasses as worn by court officials and staff working at the prestigious tournament. Maui Jim, a premium polarised sunglasses brand founded 30 years ago on the shores of Hawaii, are official partners of the ATP tour which includes Wimbledon and the company also has tennis players Ma...
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  • BBR Optometry supports Macular Week 2017
    With the recent news that a macular condition has led much-loved cricket commentator Henry Blofeld to announce his retirement, BBR Optometry is urging patients and members of the wider community to raise awareness about the fact this condition can lead to sight loss. Blowers, as he is affectionately known, was diagnosed with a macular condition in 2009 and as a patron of the Macular Society he wi...
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  • National Sunglasses Day raises awareness of eye protection
    It’s National Sunglasses Day tomorrow (June 27) and here at BBR Optometry we want to remind patients and members of the wider community about the importance of wearing ultraviolet (UV) protective sunwear and eyewear. The day, run by The Vision Council, celebrates the importance of wearing sunglasses not just to look good but also to ensure eyes are protected against harmful rays that carry seriou...
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  • Nick Rumney elected Vice-President of European Academy
    Herefordshire-based optometrist Nick Rumney has been elected Vice-President of the European Academy of Optometry and Optics (EAOO) – a role he will serve until May 2019. The announcement was made at the Academy conference held in Barcelona when current President-elect, Dr Eduardo Teixeira, took over the Presidency meaning there was a vacancy for the Vice-President role. Nick, a founding member of...
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  • New Tear Clinic being launched to offer specialist Dry Eye treatments
    With figures showing that in England alone some 60% of people are suffering with symptoms of Dry Eye, BBR Optometry has decided to launch its own dedicated Tear Clinic. The clinic will benefit patients who have sore, gritty and watery eyes triggered by daily activities such as computer, phone and tablet use.  It is being launched, in conjunction with Scope Ophthalmics, on Wednesday, July 12, and ...
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  • Eye pressure tests crucial in detecting Glaucoma
    BBR Optometry is supporting this year’s National Glaucoma Awareness Week (12-18 June 2017) campaign that aims to highlight the importance of regular eye examinations and eye pressure checks. The International Glaucoma Association knows many people realise they need to check the pressure in their car tyres and their blood pressure but not so many are aware about the impoeye rtance of their eye pre...
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  • Laura Reece named Young UK Contact Lens Practitioner of the Year
    BBR Optometry is delighted to announce that Hereford-based optometrist Laura Reece has scooped a national award and been named Young UK Contact Lens Practitioner of the Year. The accolade was announced at the British Contact Lens Association’s (BCLA) 40th annual conference held in Liverpool and comes hot on the heels of Laura being named a finalist at the Association of Optometrists Awards 2017, ...
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  • Regular eye examinations vital in fighting complications from diabetes
    BBR Optometry is supporting Diabetes Awareness Week 2017 which runs until Saturday, June 17 by reminding patients and members of the local community about the importance of regular eye examinations in preventing unavoidable sight loss. The theme for this year’s campaign, run by Diabetes UK, is ‘Know Diabetes Fight Diabetes’ which aims to ensure people understand how best to manage it. One of the ...
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  • There’s never been a better time to get Photofusion upgrade
    With the sunny weather predicted to continue, there couldn’t be a better time to consider Photofusion self-tinting lenses - especially as BBR Optometry is currently offering a free upgrade. This offer is only available until the end of July so you need to act quickly to take benefit. If you are one of those people who does not like changing spectacles to sunglasses when going outside, then Photof...
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  • BBR Optometry extends patronage of local artists
    BBR Optometry is delighted to be able to showcase the work of Worcester-based artist Edward Noott RBSA at its Hereford-based practice. The premises at 38 St. Owen Street were extensively refurbished last year meaning a lot of extra wall space has been created providing a perfect place to hang artworks. Nick Rumney, Chairman at BBR Optometry, and himself an art enthusiast, says: “It is now firmly ...
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  • Regular eye examinations crucial to maintaining good health
    Almost 10 million Brits are at risk of losing their sight because they “can’t be bothered” to go for an eye examination, a new report reveals. The Vision of Britain report, commissioned by private eye hospital company Optegra, also found that 50% of patients presenting for a sight test for the first time require vision correction, while 15% had an eye condition that had been diagnosed too late. S...
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  • BBR Optometry delight at retaining Investors in People Gold Standard
    BBR Optometry is delighted to announce it has retained the Investors in People Gold Standard for 2017 following a comprehensive assessment. Hereford’s only independently-owned optometry practice first achieved the Gold Standard in 2015 after holding IIP accreditation since 2002 and has now received a certificate to mark this continuing success. BBR’s Practice Owner, Nick Rumney says: “Receiving t...
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  • Don’t forget those sunglasses this Sun Awareness Week
    As part of Sun Awareness Week 2017 (May 8th-14th) run by the British Association of Dermatologists to raise awareness of the importance of adequate skin protection against the sun, BBR wishes to remind clients and members of the wider the general public that it’s not only sunscreen they need to be concerned about but also sunglasses. Daniel Read, practice manager at BBR, says: “We all know that ov...

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