Reading Opticians

Leightons Reading has a long history, having been part of the town for several decades. The original store was on Oxford Road, before moving to beautiful new premises on Queen Victoria Street in 2016.

The new-look branch boasts cutting-edge equipment and the world's leading glasses and sunglasses brands, as well as the same personal, expert service you can always expect from Leightons.

Rated 4.6 based on 114 reviews
Address
12-14 Queen Victoria Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 1TG
Parking
Oracle Holy Brook, Oracle Riverside, Broad St Mall
Accessibility
Full disabled access. The Oracle can also supply mobility scooters.

Opening Times

Mon
09:00-17:30
Tue
09:00-17:30
Wed
09:00-17:30
Thu
09:00-17:30
Fri
09:00-17:30
Sat
09:00-17:30
Sun
closed
Kevin Forbes

Kevin Forbes

Branch Manager & Dispensing Optician

Meet the Branch manager at Leightons Reading.

Anabela Valente

Anabela Valente

Audiologist & Hearing Aid Consultant

Meet your local hearing care expert.

Aruba

Optometrist

Aruba joined the Leightons family as Reading's resident Optometrist after developing her skills within a busy high street practice. Aruba takes great care in providing her patients with top quality service and ensuring everyone receives the extra care they may need.

Kashish Kumar

Kashish Kumar

Optometrist

Find out more about your local Optometrist.

Indi Battoo

Contact Lens Optician

Indi joined Leightons in 2001. As a dedicated contact lens optician, Indi loves being able to take the time to find the best and most comfortable lenses for an individual. In her spare time, Indi enjoys being with family, reading, watching The Great British Bake Off and cooking.

Priya Burgul

Priya Burgul

Dispensing Optician

Priya has over twenty years of experience in the optical industry. After completing an undergraduate degree in Optical Management, she began her career at Vision Express where she gained her ABDO qualification and spent seven years working at branches in Cambridge and Nottingham.

Helen Langford

Dispensing Optician

Helen joined Leightons Reading March 2023. Having a wealth of experience in the optical industry, from working in many optical practices as a locum, as well as managing a Laser eye surgery practice. In her spare time, Helen likes to create drawings and artwork.

Elenor O'Nyons

Elenor O'Nyons

Wax Removal Clinician

Elenor has been working as a Wax Removal Clinician for Leightons since May 2022. Prior to this Elenor had worked within the NHS since 2015 working as part of the Primary Care Nursing Teams.

Emily

Optical & Hearing Assistant

Emily joined the team at Leightons Reading after working in a busy high street optician. She has a strong interest in eyewear fashion and is always on hand to help all of our Reading customers choose their next pair of glasses.

Clea Painting

Clea Painting

Optical Hearing Assistant

Clea studied at Henley College before joining us as an Optical Hearing Assistant at Leightons Reading. Find out more about your local Optical Hearing Assistant.