The summer guide to kids’ sunglasses

Jul 29, 2021 - Children's Eye Care

As children have just broken up from school for a well-deserved summer break, it’s important that we remember to keep our little ones’ eyes protected from the sun so we can ensure they have healthy vision for many years to come.

The complete guide for buying children’s eyewear this half term

Oct 24, 2022 - Children's Eye Care

With half term in full swing now is the perfect chance to sort out those odd jobs with the kids, back-to-school pencil cases, back-to-school lunch box, back-to-school uniform, back-to-school… glasses? If you haven’t considered getting new prescription glasses for kids returning to school, now’s the time.

Managing short-sightedness in children: glasses and contact lenses for myopia

Aug 10, 2023 - Children's Eye Care

Join us as we explain what myopia (short-sightedness) is and what can be done to manage it with the help of glasses and contact lenses.

The Importance of Eye Tests for Children: Early Detection and Prevention

Apr 14, 2023 - Children's Eye Care

Eye tests are just as important for children as they are for adults, if not more so.. For young children, an eye examination can be lots of fun. They involve using 3D images, colourful lights and matching pictures and letters which are treated like games. But just why are eye tests so important for children? Well, let us tell you.

Retinoblastoma awareness: the facts, the signs and the treatment

May 10, 2021 - Eye Care, Children's Eye Care

Retinoblastoma is a rare type of eye cancer that can affect young children, usually under the age of six. There are around 45 cases of retinoblastoma diagnosed every year in the UK.

Contact Lenses for Children: Is it Safe and Appropriate?

Aug 22, 2023 - Children's Eye Care

Discover everything you need to know about contact lenses for children. Are they safe? When can they be worn? The pros and cons, and much more!

What You Need to Know About Lazy Eye

Mar 30, 2021 - Eye Care, Children's Eye Care

Amblyopia, or lazy eye, is a condition when a child’s vision doesn't develop properly, usually when one eye has a better focus than the other.

Why you should book your family in for an eye exam this season

Apr 19, 2021 - Children's Eye Care

Family eye care is more important than ever. Book your children in for a free eye test this half term.