A guide to the UV400 protection rating in sunglasses

Apr 20, 2021 - Eye Care, Glasses & Sunglasses

Our Guide to UV400 protection in sunglasses. As well as deciding which new shades best suit your face, it’s essential to check the UV rating to stay safe.

Recycling hub at Leightons Cirencester

Feb 15, 2024 - Leightons News

Leightons Cirencester has set up a recycling hub for pre-loved items, donating them to Cancer Research UK to support their cancer research fundraising.

Wearing your face mask and hearing aids

Sep 23, 2020 - Hearing Aids

You are required to wear a face covering when you visit us in practice. If you are exempt from wearing a face covering, please let us know when you book your appointment

Wearing a face mask or face covering with your glasses

Oct 21, 2020 - Glasses & Sunglasses

Are your glasses steaming up whilst wearing a face mask or covering? Clear the view with our No Fog Wipes. You are required to wear a face covering when you visit us in practice. If you are exempt from wearing a face covering, please let us know when you book your appointment.

Experience the Ultimate Eye Examination at Leightons Opticians

Dec 30, 2021 - Eye Care

Here at Leightons, we know that vision is a priceless gift, but all too often many may take it for granted. That’s why the NHS recommends that everyone should have an eye examination at least once every two years.

Eliminate Glare - How Polarised Sunglasses May Help You Live With Your Cataracts

Jul 24, 2020 - Eye Care

Harmful UV light rays from the sun can speed up the growth of your cataract, but opting for UV filtering sunglasses can slow this down, allowing your eyes and the sensitive skin around them to remain protected.

Leightons Fareham: Parking Update

Feb 14, 2024 - Leightons News

The Osborn Road Multi Storey Car Park is now closed. Find alternative car parks Fareham for your appointments at Leightons Opticians.

Exciting news: Moscot Eyewear now available at Leightons Camberley!

Dec 5, 2023 - Leightons News

Leightons Camberley is thrilled to announce a stylish addition to their eyewear collection – Moscot! Renowned for timeless designs and quality, Moscot brings a touch of New York City flair to our Camberley branch.

The Dangers of DIY Ear Wax Removal: Why You Should See a Professional

Apr 18, 2023 - Hearing Care

Hands up, who has tried to clean their ears at home? We are all guilty of it, whether that is grabbing a cotton bud, following an online video tutorial, or testing a D.I.Y. hack. But did you know that attempts to remove earwax yourself can do more harm than good? So what are the big no-nos of removing earwax yourself, and what danger could they put us in?

Swimmers ear causes and how to avoid it

Jun 22, 2023 - Hearing Care

Discover the causes of swimmer's ear and how to prevent it in our comprehensive guide to swimmer's ear.

How to Prepare for an Ear Wax Removal Appointment: Tips and Advice

Jun 12, 2023 - Hearing Care

Prepare for an ear wax removal appointment with our top tips. Find out what to expect, the types of removal methods and when you might need one.