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Once again another school holiday has come round and here at Eyewise we will do our best to keep the children occupied with various fun activities during their visit. We have various crafts for them to do which include making a pair of animal spectacles, a...

You may not know that Macular Degeneration is the leading cause of preventable blindness in the Western World. More people will go blind due to this condition than cataracts or glaucoma combined. The Macula is the part of the eye that is responsible for our detailed...

There are many myths and " old wife's tales " associated with eyes and vision, some of which may have a grain of truth in them. Reading in the dark will damage your eyes :- This is unlikely to cause any permanent damage but what it...

Do you find that you have constantly streaming eyes or maybe just the one eye that waters uncontrollably ? Even though our eyes are constantly being lubricated by tears it could be that that your eyes are "dry" and you could be suffering from Dry Eye...

We were absolutely thrilled and delighted to receive a Gold Award certificate this week from Optometry Giving Sight. This very worthy organization fund projects that will deliver eye care and low cost glasses  to communities where these services do not exist. They are currently supporting projects...

Well 2014 is now here and for us at Eyewise it is going to be yet another busy year , we will be offering our patients additional new services. The first of these  will be starting towards the end of January which will be a Macular...

Our last day of working before the Christmas break will be Monday 23rd December ,we will then be closed until Monday 30th. December on this day will be open from 9.30-12.30  and open the same time on Tuesday 31st. December. We will be closed again on...

On behalf of all the staff at Eyewise I would like to take this opportunity to thank you all very much for your custom and friendship over the last year. We especially would like to thank those of you who have helped us raise money for...

Well it is only fifteen more sleeps to Santa and the big day will be here and who knows maybe even a white Christmas although I don't think that will happen this year. However we may still be lucky enough to see the sun or you...

Did you know that an Artic reindeer's eyes change colour with the seasons. Their eyes can change from gold to blue depending on the time of year as it helps them to see better in extreme lighting conditions. In the Summer when the sun is shining brightly...