Leightons Talking Points magazine

Leightons Talking Points magazine was relaunched in 2016 to celebrate ten years of Leightons Hearing Care.

With the print version now in an easy-to-read A4 size, we're excited to continue to deliver the latest news from the world of hearing and optical. If you'd like a printed copy and haven't received one, just call into your nearest Leightons Opticians & Hearing Care branch.

If you would like to receive Talking Points in a large print format, please call us on 0800 40 20 20.

New: September 2022

This edition of Talking Points brings you how to eat well and waste less with Melissa Hemsley, how to stay eye-smart, the intricate processes behind handcrafting exquisite frames and much more, plus a very special competition!

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Spring 2022 Edition

Spring 2022 Edition

In this edition of Talking Points, which is sporting a new and rather fresh design, you'll find out all of our top tips to help you to keep enjoying life at full volume. Discover just how important hearing aid aftercare is, and how you can see more than ever before with the Ultimate Eye Examination.

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Spring 2021 Edition

Spring 2021 Edition

This edition of Talking Points looks forwards to more positive times ahead, whilst also providing insights into important adaptations we’ve made in regard to the services we provide. Explore how changes to our daily habits over the last year have impacted our eyesight, and learn how we have helped people to stay connected with their loved ones throughout this time. We also celebrate the launch of a ground-breaking new hearing aid, aptly named More™, from world renowned Danish manufacturer Oticon.

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Spring 2020 Edition

This edition of Talking Points will give you some inspiration for the small changes you can make to look after your body – and your senses – that will help you get the most out of life, as well as small dietary changes that support a healthy, happy lifestyle. There’s insight into the big impact that a small change in your optical wardrobe can have on your springtime style, and detail on the life-changing power of Oticon’s ground-breaking hearing devices.

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Summer 2019 Special Edition

This special edition of Talking Points is dedicated to help people to age well, with one sole purpose: to Hear, See and Do More - for longer. It includes some specially commissioned articles, examining the link between our hearing and our brain, how to remain healthy through staying active and how looking after both our hearing and vision contributes towards a happier and more full life.

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Spring 2019 Edition

The latest edition of Talking Points gives us a look at holistic hearing health with some tips from dietitian Helen Bond. We also delve into how to deal with digital eye strain and communicating for success in different social environments, around different people. Our Group Head of Audiology, Melanie Gregory, speaks about her experience in the hearing world and what she wants to bring to Leightons.

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Autumn 2018 Edition

This edition of Talking Points announces the launch of the revolutionary new hearing aid, the Oticon Opn Custom – a tiny in-the-ear aid that is practically invisible when worn. Alongside this, we’ve got some easy diet tips to help you beat the winter blues, as well as expert insight into how stress can affect your eyes and ears.

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Summer 2018 Edition

In this edition of Talking Points you’ll find a step-by-step guide to our bespoke hearing service and the story of one customer’s experience. Plus, we look at a few ‘holiday must-haves’ – Leightons-style! With sunglasses, ear plugs, rechargeable hearing aids and some brain teasers too.

Talking Points 15 Summer 2018 Brain Teasers — Answers

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Spring 2018 Special 90 Year Commemorative Edition

A very special commemorative issue of Talking Points magazine. Inside, you’ll find the story of our founder, Oscar Leighton’s journey as he laid the foundations of clinical excellence and care that forms the DNA of our company today. There’s also a look at how hearing aids have changed over the last nine decades, a look inside the life of a dispensing optician and much more.

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Autumn 2017 Edition

In this Talking Points, there’s insight into incredible new hearing aid technology, from rechargeable aids to wireless connectivity. We also talk to a Leightons’ customer about the difference advanced hearing technology has made to his life, our resident dietitian has advice on eating to keep up energy levels and one of our expert audiologists busts some hearing loss myths.

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Spring 2017 Edition

The first Talking Points of 2017 looks at the incredible ‘smart’ and rechargeable hearing aid technologies. You can also find all you need to know about glaucoma, useful information on multifocal contact lenses and get the latest healthcare advice on vitamin D. There’s even a behind-the-scenes peek at our first Hearing Care TV advert!

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Autumn 2016 Edition

This edition of Talking Points introduces you to one of our first ever Leightons Hearing Care customers, gives insight into the world of hearing protection for musicians and brings you up-to-date on the latest hearing aid technology, including the amazing Oticon Opn.

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Summer 2016 Edition

This edition was the first to have our 'brand new look', it's got lots of interesting features including breakthroughs in hearing technology, top healthy eating tips and an introduction to some new faces on the audiology team.

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