Lindberg buffalo titanium collection now available at Leightons Farnham

Jul 13, 2022 - Glasses & Sunglasses

The LINDBERG buffalo titanium collection of buffalo horn glasses is a standout collection in LINDBERG's spectrum of innovation, and one which Leightons Farnham are proud to now stock.

The importance of regular eye tests

Sep 21, 2022 - Eye Tests

Did you know that there are 2 million people living in the UK with vision loss that is significant enough to have a severe impact on their daily lives? And what’s more, around half of that sight loss is avoidable.

Discover MOSCOT exclusively at Leightons Reading

Oct 10, 2022 - Glasses & Sunglasses, Leightons News

Straight out of New York City, Leightons Reading are excited to announce that they are exclusive stockists of the oh-so-stylish MOSCOT eyewear within Reading.

Introducing ALLPOETS: the trailblazing brand showcasing sustainable style

Sep 23, 2022 - Glasses & Sunglasses

We are living in a new age where sustainable fashion is at the forefront of our thoughts and many of us are looking to be more conscious with what we are buying, but who said sustainability couldn’t be stylish?

How to festival this summer while protecting your vision and hearing

Jul 21, 2022 - Eye Care, Hearing Care

Festival season is well and truly underway, with Glastonbury starting things off back in June and plenty more to come this month, including, Rewind, Reading & Leeds and Carfest, to name a few! But did you know that festivals can present potential dangers for your eyes and ears?

Netflix marathon? How bingeing could affect your vision

Jul 14, 2022 - Eye Care

Too much screen time can indeed affect your eyes. Here’s how too much exposure can affect your vision and what you can do to help…

Packing for a holiday? Everything you need to protect your eyes in style

Jun 20, 2022 - Glasses & Sunglasses

You wouldn’t head down to the beach without a bottle of sun cream to protect your skin, and the same should go for your eyes. Take a look at our guide to the best products to take on holiday to keep your eyes safe from those harmful UV rays.

Blepharitis – what it is and how do you treat it

Jun 6, 2022 - Eye Care

Ble-pha-ri-tis: a bit of a tricky word, but luckily it’s not usually a tricky problem. It can be treated and managed. Here’s our quick guide to blepharitis.

Think you have an ear infection? These surprising reasons may have caused it

Jun 6, 2022 - Hearing Care

Whilst ear infections are more common in children, they can affect adults too. Symptoms of an ear infection usually include feeling sick, lack of energy, high temperature, and itching in and around the ear. Whilst the majority of cases clear up by themselves after three days, there are actions you can take to avoid ear infections occurring in the first place.

The Etnia Barcelona Glasses range: A guide to their collection

Apr 26, 2022 - Glasses & Sunglasses

Here at Leightons, we’re very particular about the brands we stock and the companies we work with. Glasses designer Etnia Barcelona is one of our favourites – and it’s not just because Etnia Barcelona is, like Leightons Opticians, an independent third-generation family-owned business.

Alyssa Harrison’s Ultra challenge for the RNIB

May 11, 2022 - Leightons News

This weekend Alyssa Harrison, practice manager for Leightons Woodley, will be undertaking the first of three ultra-marathons to raise money for the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB).

5 ways to keep hay fever at bay this spring

Apr 1, 2022 - Eye Care

The days are getting longer and sunnier – spring is just around the corner. But for many of us, sneezing, wheezing, and itchy eyes come hand in hand with the spring and summer months. To help you cope with the high-pollen season, we’ve put together 6 ways to ease your symptoms.