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Local data key for NHS Call to Action response says LOCSU

NHS doctors hit back at We Are Primary Care campiagn

Doctors writing to the Times newspaper have rejected claims from the We Are Primary Care report grouping (18.07.14) that using community based services can take pressure off of the NHS and GPs.

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Multiple reports strong customer service result

Specsavers has ranked highly in a customer satisfaction list compiled across different retail sectors

ic! Berlin founder travels to Brazil to give sunglasses to German natiional team

ic! berlin get into World Cup spirit with special sunglass mission

ic! berlin founder Ralph Anderl took patriotism to new heights recently when he travelled to Brazil in an attempt to supply the German national squad with personalised sunglasses


Macular Society anti-smoking campaign reaches cinemas

An anti-smoking campaign by The Macular Society called 'Is It Real?' premiered in UK cinemas this week

Echoes of the Past: Drivers' Vision in the news

Echoes of the Past: Drivers’ vision in the news

Drivers’ vision was very much in the news in July 1964, with two screening initiatives producing alarming findings of the standard of eyesight among both drivers and motorcyclists

Briany Bike Lights

New design of bicycle light helps motorists see faster say Oxford researchers

Researchers at the University of Oxford have found that lights, which depict an image of a cyclist, may go some way to improve the safety of cyclist by enabling drivers to recognise them more quickly.

Domiciliary Eyecare Committee chair Dawn Roberts

OC updates domiciliary code of practice

An updated version of the Domiciliary Eye Care Code of Practice has been released by the Optical Confederation

Parul Desai

First woman appointed to role of Master of the Oxford Congress

Moorfields Eye Hospital has announced the appointment of Parul Desai to the role of Master of the Oxford Ophthalmological Congress

The pre-refit premises on Edinburgh's Frederick Street

Black & Lizars expands in Edinburgh

Independent group Black & Lizars set to open a new flagship in Edinburgh as it looks further afield to England for opportunities

LOCSU chairman Alan Tinger

Alan Tinger hired as new RNIB treasurer

LOCSU chairman Alan Tinger has been appointed as RNIB group treasurer and chair of the charity’s Audit and Investment Committees