Hear the world in full colour with Leightons

Mar 13, 2024 - Hearing Care

Without light, we have no colour. And without sound, we have no connection. Our hearing and sight are often considered as two separate entities, yet they are linked: a life without full colour or connection is a very dull place to be indeed.

Brighten Up Your Look: Our Top Glasses for the Spring Season

Feb 28, 2024 - Glasses & Sunglasses

As we begin to leave the colder months behind us, Spring is in sight, and with it, that welcome burst of energy and positivity as the world of colour slowly comes to life. So now is the perfect time to find out how you can use the power of colour to punctuate your eyewear wardrobe with our top picks of the season.

Your Guide to Types of Eye Tests

Jan 29, 2024 - Eye Tests

Your ultimate guide to 13 eye tests and more. Elevate your eye health understanding for clearer vision. Start your journey to better eyesight now!

How to recognise the signs of excessive ear wax build-up

May 30, 2023 - Hearing Care

Excessive ear wax build-up can have an impact on hearing – and removal always needs to be performed by a specialist. Here are the signs to look out for.

Ear Candling: What It Is and Whether It's Safe or Effective

Aug 1, 2023 - Hearing Care

Find out what ear candling is, how effective it is as a method of ear wax removal, and the risks it poses.

Why we should wear anti-glare glasses when driving

Nov 23, 2023 - Eye Care, Glasses & Sunglasses

With the dark and wet winter weather well and truly here, driving can become just a little more hazardous at this time of year. If you’re planning on driving for work, family or friends, with lots of road travel planned, here’s why it’s essential to wear anti-glare glasses.

Sensitive to noise? Misophonia and hyperacusis explained

Apr 16, 2021 - Hearing Care, Hearing Tests

Do you have an emotional reaction to everyday sounds? This could mean you have acute sensitivity to sound – or, in medical terms, misophonia or hyperacusis

The Pros and Cons of Different Materials Used for Glasses Frames

Aug 31, 2023 - Glasses & Sunglasses

Discover the advantages and considerations of the most popular materials used in glasses and eyewear with Leightons Opticians.

**PRODUCT RECALL** Bausch + Lomb contact lens solutions

Jul 8, 2021 - Contact Lenses

Bausch + Lomb is conducting a voluntary recall of certain batches of its Biotrue, ReNu, Boston cleaner, Boston conditioning solution (including multipacks), and Boston® Simplus Multi-Action contact lens solution with specific LOT numbers.