With another general election scheduled for next month, Optician asks representatives across the profession what they will be asking MPs and the elected government to deliver this time around. Joe Ayling reports
Andrew Oliver reflects on his gong for dispensing optician of the year
An important discussion hosted by the Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers last week asked the question of whether we will need optometrists in their current role by the next decade. Saul Sebag reports from the event
Practitioner James Dawson felt shocked but proud when he was named Optician Awards 2015 Dispensing Optician of the Year. He tells Joe Ayling more about his experience in the profession and how his award-winning career has developed since starting out as an optical assistant
I think the first thing to say is that it probably wasn’t what I expected.
This week’s Echoes of the past features a useful book written for budding practitioners in the 1930s. The slim volume was sent from the son of Douglas Still, author and editor of The Optical Economist at the time, and regular contributor to The Optician